coddle excessively

coddle excessively
index overindulge

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • overindulge — I verb be gluttonous, be greedy, be intemperate, be selfish, be voracious, carry to excess, carry too far. cater to excessively, coddle excessively, eat excessively, favor excessively, gratify to excess, humor excessively, lack self control,… …   Law dictionary

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  • devil — Synonyms and related words: Abaddon, Apollyon, Baba Yaga, Beelzebub, Belial, Bowery bum, Lilith, Linotyper, Lucifer, Mafioso, Mephistopheles, Old Nick, Old Scratch, Satan, Succubus, Xanthippe, Young Turk, adventurer, adventuress, adversary,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dote on — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. adore, pet, idolize; see cherish 1 , love 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. lavish attention on, indulge, spoil, wait on, coddle, make of, fuss over, treasure, prize, hold dear. ANT.: neglect, ignore, abuse III (Roget s… …   English dictionary for students

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