A pardon or release from the expectation of punishment in purgatory, after the sinner has been granted absolution. (noun)
(Roman Catholic Church) to provide with an indulgence (verb)
Examples of word indulgence
This indulgence is a plenary one from November 1 through November 8 and can be gained on each one of these days.
This indulgence is already contained in the apostolic constitution, Indulgentiarum doctrina, norm 15. it is included here in light of the Sacred Penitentiary's deliberations since the constitution was issued.
On the other days of the year this indulgence is apartial one.
This indulgence is applicable only to the souls in purgatory.
On the other days of the year this indulgence is a partial one.