Indulge and Refrain


Indulge verb - To give (oneself) over to something especially unrestrainedly.
Usage example: conventioneers who were obviously eager to indulge themselves in all of the vices that Las Vegas might offer

Refrain is an antonym for indulge.

Nearby Words: indulgence, indulgent, indulging


Refrain verb - Resist doing something.

Indulge is an antonym for refrain in do without topic.

Nearby Words: refrained, refraining

Common collocations

number indulge number refrain number
time indulge time refrain time
moments indulge moments refrain moments
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Refrain or Indulge. 2016. Accessed June 25, 2022.
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