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  Words related to wanton

Related / Similar Words: luxuriate, wanton away, trifle away, piddle, piddle away, trifle, easy, light, loose, promiscuous, sluttish, motiveless, unprovoked

 

Definition:
  • lewd or lascivious woman;
  • behave extremely cruelly and brutally;
  • engage in amorous play;
  • become extravagant; indulge (oneself) luxuriously;
  • spend wastefully; "wanton one''s money away";
  • indulge in a carefree or voluptuous way of life;
  • waste time; spend one''s time idly or inefficiently;
  • casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior; "her easy virtue"; "he was told to avoid loose (or light) women"; "wanton behavior";
  • occurring without motivation or provocation; "motiveless malignity"; "unprovoked and dastardly attack"- F.D.Roosevelt;

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    Hyponyms: light-o'-love, light-of-love

     

    Derivational Morphology: luxury, luxuriousness, opulence, sumptuousness, lavishness, sumptuosity, dalliance, dawdling, trifling, wasting time

     

     
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