- The definition of indulgent is someone who is lenient or who gives into whims and desires.
A parent who gives into the whims of his children is an example of an indulgent parent.
A child receives a treat from an indulgent parent.
indulgent definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Classical Latin indulgens
- indulgently adverb
indulgent definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- in·dulˈgent·ly adverb