HyperDic: pampering

English > 2 senses of the word pampering:
ADJECTIVEallpamperinggratifying tastes, appetites, or desires
NOUNactpampering, indulgence, indulging, humoringthe act of indulging or gratifying a desire
pampering > pronunciation
Soundspae'mperihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > pampering: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningGratifying tastes, appetites, or desires.
Examples
  • "pampering parents often have spoilt children"
  • "a very pampering cruise experience"
BroaderindulgentCharacterized by or given to yielding to the wishes of someone
Spanishmimado
Nounspamperingthe act of indulging or gratifying a desire
English > pampering: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of indulging or gratifying a desire.
Synonymsindulgence, indulging, humoring
Narrowerintemperance, intemperateness, self-indulgenceexcess in action and immoderate indulgence of bodily appetites, especially in passion or indulgence
orgy, binge, splurgeAny act of immoderate indulgence
overindulgence, excessexcessive indulgence
BroadergratificationThe act or an instance of satisfying
Spanishindulgencia, mimo
Adjectivespamperinggratifying tastes, appetites, or desires
Verbspampertreat with excessive indulgence

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