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NOUN (1)

1. the act of indulging or gratifying a desire;
[syn: indulgence, indulging, pampering, humoring]


1. gratifying tastes, appetites, or desires;
- Example: "pampering parents often have spoilt children"
- Example: "a very pampering cruise experience"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Pamper \Pam"per\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pampered; p. pr. & vb. n. Pampering.] [Cf. LG. pampen, slampampen, to live luxuriously, pampe thick pap, and E. pap.] [1913 Webster] 1. To feed to the full; to feed luxuriously; to glut; as, to pamper the body or the appetite. "A body . . . pampered for corruption." --Dr. T. Dwight. [1913 Webster] 2. To gratify inordinately; to indulge to excess; as, to pamper pride; to pamper the imagination. --South. [1913 Webster]