self-indulgently


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self-in·dul·gence

(sĕlf′ĭn-dŭl′jəns)
n.
Excessive indulgence of one's own appetites and desires.

self′-in·dul′gent adj.
self′-in·dul′gent·ly adv.
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Adv.1.self-indulgently - in a self-indulgent manner
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Instead of the silly season madness of self-indulgently nominating each other to a so-called "national unity government" Britain's opposition parties should this week be talking to European leaders and asking them to be willing to drop the October 31 deadline.
Instead of the silly season madness of self-indulgently nominating each other to a so-called "national unity government", Britain's opposition parties should this week be talking to European leaders, and calling on them to drop the October 31 deadline.
Instead of self-indulgently nominating each other to a so-called "national unity government", Britain's opposition parties should this week be talking to European leaders, and asking them to be willing to drop the deadline.
Instead of the silly season madness of self-indulgently nominating each other to a so-called 'national unity government', Britain's opposition parties should this week be talking to European leaders, and asking them to be willing to drop the October 31 deadline.
Four cross-over pieces by Franck Laurent Grandpre closed the evening; self-indulgently too long but quite good fun in a quirky sort of way.
Although the sound is deliberately engineered to have that vintage feel, there's enough fragments of modern recording techniques in there to stop Caro's material ever sounding too self-indulgently retro, while still retaining an essence of timelessness.
"Ghost Hunting" is not a comfortable film but neither is it self-indulgently cruel.
Sometimes the music is not muzak and is live, and here the musicians all too often completely forget they are there gently to entertain the guests and not self-indulgently take over the establishment.
"I think it is self-indulgently romantic to invest scarce resources in curiosity about life out there in the universe when we could be protecting and enhancing life here on Earth." Although Proxima b is relatively close to Earth, Gullion correctly noted that it is still too far away to reach anytime soon.
Successive scenes present her as a young woman who can self-indulgently pull strings, more or less break rules, get her own way, and spend her time using people or playing elaborate games with them.
The ruling elite self-indulgently postured on multi-culturalism, human rights and a diversity agenda, with reckless disregard for the paramount priority of defending and preserving public safety.
On the other hand, the English-department chair who taught her 8th-grade honors class self-indulgently wasted an entire month of the students' time on a topic having no relevance to his subject: body language!