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 for pampering
From 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]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: gratifying tastes, appetites, or desires; "pampering
             parents often have spoilt children"; "a very pampering
             cruise experience"
      n 1: the act of indulging or gratifying a desire [syn:
           indulgence, indulging, pampering, humoring]

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