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Synonyms for wanton

Synonyms for wanton

marked by an absence of conventional restraint in sexual behavior; sexually unrestrained

not required, necessary, or warranted by the circumstances of the case

an immoral or licentious person

a vulgar promiscuous woman who flouts propriety

Synonyms for wanton

lewd or lascivious woman

indulge in a carefree or voluptuous way of life

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spend wastefully

become extravagant

behave extremely cruelly and brutally

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occurring without motivation or provocation

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casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior

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MORE than a dozen cars have been damaged in what police blasted as an act of "utter wanton vandalism".
by officers Christopher Cornelius and Paul Silvester and charged with two counts of breaking and entering in the nighttime with intent to commit a felony, malicious/wanton damage, wanton destruction of property valued at $100 or over, larceny of property valued at $250 or less and disturbing the peace.
The act of making and screening such a movie that portrays the attack on our top leadership is a most wanton act of terror and act of war, and is absolutely intolerable," the spokesman added.
In the background, the voice of a man calling instructions in French is gradually drowned out by the raw sound of an electric guitar and, with the roar of a revving engine, The Wanton Bishops swing into the opening lines of their hit single "Sleep With the Lights On.
He added: "I have spent most of the day in the City Cemetery with families of those whose loved one's graves were desecrated by pure wanton vandalism.
US District Judge Carl Barbier will determine whether the London-based company or the contractors, Transocean and Halliburton, acted with willful or wanton misconduct or reckless indifference, the legal requirement for establishing gross negligence.
Does anyone believe that having lost three stone in a year she slips down to the fridge every night in her silk dressing gown (all wanton and lipglossed) to secretly scoff some calorie-laden snack?
LAWRENCE - Catch the Wanton Looks with The Cave Girls and Wick & The Tricks at the Replay Lounge, 946 Massachusetts St.
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By comparing the Vale's thousands of social tenants to the criminals who caused such wanton damage and death in London, Manchester, Salford, and other cities on a smaller scale, he has gone "beyond the pale".
Headteacher Mrs Ann Crines said: "We are all absolutely appalled at this wanton vandalism.
There have been incidents in Ayresome Gardens where there has been some trees with the bark peeled off them - again pure, wanton vandalism.
But the domestic cat is just a wanton irresponsible killer, doing its best to destroy any balance.
He said: "I am determined to clamp down on the mindless morons who commit such wanton acts of vandalism across the town, but it will take a commitment from all of us to stand up and be counted.
Andrew Mayled, Somerset property manager for the Trust, said: "Glastonbury Tor is a scheduled ancient monument of national importance and this wanton vandalism is the equivalent of desecrating Stonehenge.