What does wantonness mean?

Definitions for wantonness
wan·ton·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abandon, wantonness, unconstraint(noun)

    the trait of lacking restraint or control; reckless freedom from inhibition or worry

    "she danced with abandon"

  2. licentiousness, wantonness(noun)

    the quality of being lewd and lascivious

Wiktionary

  1. wantonness(Noun)

    The state or characteristic of being wanton; recklessness, especially as represented in lascivious or other excessive behavior.

  2. wantonness(Noun)

    A particular wanton act.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wantonness(noun)

    the quality or state of being wanton; negligence of restraint; sportiveness; recklessness; lasciviousness

How to pronounce wantonness?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say wantonness in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wantonness in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wantonness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of wantonness in a Sentence

  1. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    The much occupied man has no time for wantonness, and it is an obvious commonplace that the evils of leisure can be shaken off by hard work.

  2. Herman Melville, Billy Budd, Sailor:

    Toward the accomplishment of an aim, which in wantonness of atrocity would seem to partake of the insane, he will direct a cool judgement, sagacious and sound. These men are madmen, and of the most dangerous sort.

Images & Illustrations of wantonness

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