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Undisciplined, unruly; not able to be controlled

As Flies to wanton Boyes are we to th' Gods, / They kill vs for their sport.

An overly playful person
To act wantonly; become wanton
Extravagant, unrestrained; excessive (of speech or thought)

But do not think it argues change of temper since I wrote the Frère review, or a wanton praise of one man and blame of another.

A lewd or immoral person, especially a prostitute
Capricious, reckless of morality, justice etc.; acting without regard for the law or the well-being of others; gratuitous

these developments in Gaza are a consequence of the state of siege that the tiny territory has been under – a society that has been fenced-in, starved, and seen its very fabric torn apart by unemployment and wanton military destruction.

Lewd, immoral; sexually open, unchaste

I know I ought never to have dreamt of sending that valentine—forgive me, sir—it was a wanton thing which no woman with any self-respect should have done.

Self-indulgent, fond of excess; luxurious

the market price will rise more or less above the natural price, according as either the greatness of the deficiency, or the wealth and wanton luxury of the competitors, happen to animate more or less the eagerness of the competition.

A pampered or coddled person
A self-indulgent person, fond of excess
Playful, sportive; being merry or carefree (often used figuratively)

The grave simplicity of the philosopher was ill calculated to engage her wanton levity, of to fix that unbounded passion for variety, which often discovered personal merit in the meanest of mankind.

To waste or squander, especially in pleasure (often with away)

The young man wantoned away his inheritance.

{v} to revel, frisk, play lasciviously, toy
{n} a strumpet, whoremonger, trifler
{a} licentious, lustful, loose, sportive
{f} act lewd; behave wildly; waste irresponsibly
indulge in a carefree or voluptuous way of life
cruel for no reason
{i} lewd or lascivious person; pampered person; one who is flirtatious
Specifically: Deviating from the rules of chastity; lewd; lustful; lascivious; libidinous; lecherous
To sport in lewdness; to play the wanton; to play lasciviously
casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior; "her easy virtue"; "he was told to avoid loose (or light) women"; "wanton behavior"
abundant and luxuriant
unprovoked or capriciously violent or malicious
A lewd person; a lascivious man or woman
lewd or lascivious woman behave extremely cruelly and brutally engage in amorous play spend wastefully; "wanton one's money away" indulge in a carefree or voluptuous way of life
Reckless; heedless; as, wanton mischief
One brought up without restraint; a pampered pet
lewd or lascivious woman
disapproval If someone describes a woman as wanton, they disapprove of her because she clearly enjoys sex or has sex with a lot of men. the idea that only wanton women have sexual passions
{s} spiteful; arbitrary, unjustified; reckless, lawless; immoral, obscene; permissive; mischievous, playful; wasteful
a wanton person
A wanton action deliberately causes harm, damage, or waste without having any reason to. this unnecessary and wanton destruction of our environment
a prostitute
To cause to become wanton; also, to waste in wantonness
A roving, frolicsome thing; a trifler; used rarely as a term of endearment
engage in amorous play
become extravagant; indulge (oneself) luxuriously
Wandering from moral rectitude; perverse; dissolute
To rove and ramble without restraint, rule, or limit; to revel; to play loosely; to frolic
sexually open/free
waste time; spend one's time idly or inefficiently
lewd or immoral
spend wastefully; "wanton one's money away"
Untrained; undisciplined; unrestrained; hence, loose; free; luxuriant; roving; sportive
occurring without motivation or provocation; "motiveless malignity"; "unprovoked and dastardly attack"- F D Roosevelt
lewd or lascivious woman behave extremely cruelly and brutally engage in amorous play spend wastefully; "wanton one's money away"
behave extremely cruelly and brutally
{a} giglet
wanton activity
evil activity, wicked deed
wanton dress
immodest dress, revealing clothing
wanton woman
profligate woman
The state or characteristic of being wanton; recklessness, especially as represented in lascivious or other excessive behavior

The sweetness was turned to adamantine, heartless cruelty, and the purity to voluptuous wantonness.

A particular wanton act

These were simply the wantonnesses of a dishonest man.

{a} in a wanton or licentious manner
{n} licentiousness, lust, waggery
past of wanton
present participle of wanton
in a wanton manner
in a wanton manner; "the animals were killed wantonly for sport
in a wanton manner; licentiously; arbitrarily; impetuously; maliciously
In a wanton manner; without regularity or restraint; loosely; sportively; gayly; playfully; recklessly; lasciviously
in a wanton manner; "the animals were killed wantonly for sport"
Unintentionally; accidentally
in a licentious and promiscuous manner; "this young girl has to share a room with her mother who lives promiscuously"
The property of being wanton
{i} quality or state of being wanton; recklessness; licentiousness; squandering
the quality of being lewd and lascivious
the trait of lacking restraint or control; freedom from inhibition or worry; "she danced with abandon"
The quality or state of being wanton; negligence of restraint; sportiveness; recklessness; lasciviousness
third-person singular of wanton
plural of wanton