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wanton

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Pronunciation

Adjective

wanton (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
wanton

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. lewd or immoral
  2. cruel for no reason
  3. unprovoked or capriciously violent or malicious
  4. abundant and luxuriant
  5. undisciplined
  6. sexually open/free

Noun

Singular
wanton

Plural
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wanton ({{{1}}})
  1. a wanton person
  2. (archaic) a prostitute

Verb

Infinitive
to wanton

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to wanton (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive) to act wantonly; become wanton
  2. (transitive) to waste or squander, especially in pleasure (often with away).
    The young man wantoned away his inheritance.

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