Wanton definition is - merciless, inhumane. How to use wanton in a sentence. ... See the full definition for wanton in the English Language Learners Dictionary.


Wanton definition, done, shown, used, etc., maliciously or unjustifiably: a wanton attack; wanton cruelty. See more.


wanton meaning: 1. (of something bad, such as damage, cruelty, waste) extreme and showing no care at all: 2. (of a woman) behaving or appearing in a very ...


Definition of wanton - (of a cruel or violent action) deliberate and unprovoked, sexually unrestrained or having many casual sexual relationships (typica.


Wanton describes something excessive, uncontrolled and sometimes even cruel. The principal sees a food fight as a wanton act of vandalism done with wanton ...


This was about the wanton destruction and murder of civilians on an industrial scale. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was a case of wanton destruction. Times ...


Wanton means unrestrained or lascivious, not malicious. The phrase "wanton gore" means "unrestrained, excessive gore," not "malicious gore.".


Define wanton. wanton synonyms, wanton pronunciation, wanton translation, English dictionary definition of wanton. adj. 1. a. Lascivious or promiscuous.


Definition of wanton written for English Language Learners from the Merriam- Webster Learner's Dictionary with audio pronunciations, usage examples, and ...