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self-indulgent

Pronunciation: /ˌselfɪnˈdʌldʒənt/

Translation of self-indulgent in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (self-gratifying) demasiado indulgente consigo mismo, que se permite excesos
    Example sentences
    • What a message to us, with our extravagant, self-indulgent, hedonistic Western lifestyles.
    • Hedonistic, self-indulgent, voluptuous societies succumb to their enemies and go under.
    • Sensual and self-indulgent, they will pursue their pleasures as ardently and lustfully as they pursue their professional endeavors.
    1.2 (self-pitying) autocompasivo

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