Sentence Examples


  • He indulged freely in ardent spirits, and soon after went to bed.
  • I confess that I have hitherto indulged very little in philanthropic enterprises.
  • He indulged in costly experiments in farming, so that in spite of the large income earned by his books he was not a rich man.
  • Origen indulged in many speculations which were afterwards condemned, but, as these matters were still open questions in his day, he was not reckoned a heretic. (iii.) In accordance with the New Testament use of the term heresy, it is assumed that moral defect accompanies the intellectual error, that the false view is held pertinaciously, in spite of warning, remonstrance and rebuke; aggressively to win over others, and so factiously, to cause division in the church, a breach in its unity.
  • But in private he indulged in horseplay and very coarse immorality.