English version

pander to somebody/something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpander to somebody/something phrasal verbGIVEto give someone anything they want in order to please them, even if it seems unreasonable or unnecessary – used to show disapproval Some newspapers feel they have to pander to the prejudices of their readers. Highly trained staff will pander to your every whim. pander→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
pander to ... every whimShe had long realised that while Luther Reynolds lived, David would always be there to pander to his every whim.They travelled extensively, but he had to pander to her every whim.
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Verb table
pander
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypander
he, she, itpanders
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypandered
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave pandered
he, she, ithas pandered
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad pandered
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill pander
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have pandered
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam pandering
he, she, itis pandering
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you, we, theyare pandering
Past
I, he, she, itwas pandering
you, we, theywere pandering
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been pandering
he, she, ithas been pandering
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been pandering
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be pandering
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been pandering
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