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Indulgence

Indulgence 1. The act of indulging or humoring; the quality of being indulgent; forbearance of restrain or control. If i... Read More

Faculty

Faculty Origin: f. Facult, L. Facultas, fr. Facilis easy (cf. Facul easily), fr. Fecere to make. See Fact, and cf.... Read More

Excess

Excess 1. The state of surpassing or going beyond limits; the being of a measure beyond sufficiency, necessity, or duty;... Read More

Figures

Figure 1. The form of anything; shape; outline; appearance. Flowers have all exquisite figures. (Bacon) 2. The... Read More

Delicacy

Delicacy Origin: From delicate. 1. The state or condition of being delicate; agreeableness to the senses; delightfulness;... Read More

Indulge

Indulge 1. To be complacent toward; to give way to; not to oppose or restrain; when said of a habit, desire, etc., to give... Read More

Abstinence

Abstinence (Science: psychology) Self-denial, a voluntary refraining from the use of or indulgence in food, stimulants or... Read More