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noun as in debauchery

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Korean pop superstar Psy has teamed up with Snoop Dogg to create an indispensable ode to overindulgence.

If familiarity breeds contempt, then overindulgence breeds snobbish connoisseurship.

Note: negative manifestation of this retrograde is overindulgence in that which artificially stills your racing mind.

Employ temperance in all things, avoiding overindulgence in celebration or self-deprivation.

People's love of sweets and guilty feelings about overindulgence are pretty universal.

From my own experience I have seen very few ill effects from it except in cases of obvious overindulgence.

It makes me quite miserable to see how you waste your money in the gaming houses, and ruin your health by overindulgence in wine.

The evil of overindulgence has, alas, swept in upon us like a torrent, overwhelming as a flood all classes.

This ineffectual effort arises from a lack of courage on the part of preceptor and parent: the old, old story of overindulgence.

Nothing is so relaxing to the physical fiber of mankind as overindulgence, especially if continued persistently.


On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to overindulgence, such as: depravity, dissipation, excess, gluttony, intemperance, and orgy.

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