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We found 38 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word wanton:
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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. wanton: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. wanton: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. wanton: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. wanton: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. wanton: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. wanton: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. wanton: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Wanton: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. wanton: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. wanton: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. wanton: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. wanton: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. wanton (adj.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. wanton: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. wanton: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Wanton (surname), Wanton: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Wanton: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. wanton: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. wanton: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. wanton: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. wanton: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. wanton: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. wanton: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. wanton: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. wanton: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. wanton: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. wanton: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. wanton: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. wanton: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. wanton: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  5. wanton: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  6. wanton: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. wanton: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. wanton: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. wanton: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. wanton: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (wanton)

noun:  lewd or lascivious woman
verb:  spend wastefully ("Wanton one's money away")
verb:  indulge in a carefree or voluptuous way of life
verb:  engage in amorous play
verb:  behave extremely cruelly and brutally
verb:  waste time; spend one's time idly or inefficiently
verb:  become extravagant; indulge (oneself) luxuriously
adjective:  occurring without motivation or provocation
adjective:  casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior ("Wanton behavior")

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