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Synonyms for wanton
ˈwɒn tn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wanton(adj)

    lewd or lascivious woman

    Antonyms:
    motivated, chaste

  2. motiveless, unprovoked, wanton(adj)

    occurring without motivation or provocation

    "motiveless malignity"; "unprovoked and dastardly attack"- F.D.Roosevelt

    Synonyms:
    promiscuous, loose, sluttish, motiveless, light, easy, unprovoked

    Antonyms:
    motivated, chaste

  3. easy, light, loose, promiscuous, sluttish, wanton(verb)

    casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior

    "her easy virtue"; "he was told to avoid loose (or light) women"; "wanton behavior"

    Synonyms:
    motiveless, light-headed, sluttish, wakeful, faint, prosperous, at large(p), well-situated, soft, gentle, idle, blowsy, lightsome, blowzy, light-colored, unaccented, slatternly, weak, low-cal, lite, easy, promiscuous, well-off, liberal, abstemious, informal, unclouded, leisurely, unaffixed, open, light(a), well-to-do, clear, well-fixed, easygoing, on the loose(p), comfortable, lightheaded, clean, tripping, short, scant(p), unprovoked, free, well-heeled, slack, light, swooning, calorie-free, escaped, lax, loose

    Antonyms:
    motivated, chaste

  4. piddle, wanton, wanton away, piddle away, trifle(verb)

    waste time; spend one's time idly or inefficiently

    Synonyms:
    wanton away, wee, wee-wee, piddle away, play, piddle, dally, urinate, frivol, relieve oneself, micturate, pass water, trifle away, puddle, piss, spend a penny, luxuriate, take a leak, make water, trifle, make, pee-pee, pee

    Antonyms:
    chaste, motivated

  5. wanton(verb)

    indulge in a carefree or voluptuous way of life

    Synonyms:
    trifle, piddle, trifle away, luxuriate, piddle away, wanton away

    Antonyms:
    chaste, motivated

  6. wanton, wanton away, trifle away(verb)

    spend wastefully

    "wanton one's money away"

    Synonyms:
    trifle, piddle, trifle away, luxuriate, piddle away, wanton away

    Antonyms:
    chaste, motivated

  7. luxuriate, wanton(verb)

    become extravagant; indulge (oneself) luxuriously

    Synonyms:
    piddle away, piddle, indulge, luxuriate, wanton away, trifle away, trifle

    Antonyms:
    motivated, chaste

  8. wanton(verb)

    engage in amorous play

    Synonyms:
    trifle, piddle, trifle away, luxuriate, piddle away, wanton away

    Antonyms:
    chaste, motivated

  9. wanton(verb)

    behave extremely cruelly and brutally

    Synonyms:
    trifle, piddle, trifle away, luxuriate, piddle away, wanton away

    Antonyms:
    motivated, chaste

Wiktionary

  1. wanton(noun)

    An overly playful person.

    Synonyms:
    unruly, undisciplined

  2. wanton(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    unchaste, lustful, lewd

  3. wanton(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    merciless, inhumane, malicious, insolent

  4. wanton(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    lavish, luxuriant, abundant, prodigal, extravagant, unrestrained

  5. wanton(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    playful, frolicsome

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wanton(a.)

    Synonyms:
    wandering, loose, unrestrained, unchecked, free

  2. wanton(a.)

    Synonyms:
    luxuriant, exuberant, abounding, rank, rampant

  3. wanton(a.)

    Synonyms:
    sportive, frolicsome, playful, gay, frisky, coltish, airy

  4. wanton(a.)

    Synonyms:
    dissolute, licentious, lewd, incontinent, prurient, lustful, lascivious, lecherous, carnal, salacious, libidinous, concupiscent, lickerish, unchaste, loose

  5. wanton(n.)

    Synonyms:
    lewd person

  6. wanton(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    revel, frolic, sport, play, disport, frisk, romp, caper, make fun, make merry

  7. wanton(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    luxuriate, live luxuriously, live in clover

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Translations for wanton

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  • skelmAfrikaans
  • свавольнікіBelarusian
  • Schelm, Balg, lüstern, unkeusch, boshaftes KindGerman
  • malcriado, desobedienteSpanish
  • pelle, kuriton, riehakas, vastuuton, huikentelevainen, siveetön, tuhlata, holtiton, haaskata, rietas, hätäinen, irstas, leikkisä, lellikkiFinnish
  • lascif, indiscipliné, dévergondé, lubriqueFrench
  • sfrenatoItalian
  • 悪意のあるJapanese
  • lasciviensLatin
  • losbandig, wellustig, onkuis, onbeheerstDutch
  • nieposkromiony, nieposłuszny, złośliwy, niepohamowanyPolish
  • devasso, impúdicoPortuguese
  • безответственный, баловница, капризный, баловник, транжирить, блудливый, распутныйRussian
  • несташна дијете, nestašna dijeteSerbo-Croatian
  • ohämmad, lättfärdig, lössläpptSwedish

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