A person who is excessively flattered or indulged.
- His letters to his parents, while clearly those of a fond son, are also very much those of an enfant gâté, and his treatment of his parents can sometimes make awkward reading.
- Apparently, the car belongs to his mom and the guy is in some kind an enfant gâté.
French, literally 'spoilt child'.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: en¦fant gâté
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.