What does the word indulgent mean?

Usage examples for indulgent

  1. Being slaves, I am very indulgent, and sometimes they stop all day with him. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  2. He was a good landlord, firm but also kind and indulgent. – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  3. " I've been a fairly indulgent mother," she said. – The Breaking Point by Mary Roberts Rinehart