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One entry found for wanton.
Main Entry: wanĚton
Pronunciation: primarystresswodotnt-schwan, primarystresswänt-
Function: adjective
1 : FRISKY, PLAYFUL <a wanton kitten>
2 : INDECENT, LEWD
3 a : MERCILESS, INHUMANE <wanton cruelty> b : being without just cause : MALICIOUS <a wanton attack>
4 : UNRESTRAINED 1, extravagant <a life of wanton luxury>
- wanĚtonĚly adverb
- wanĚtonĚness /-schwan-nschwas/ noun

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