Example sentences for wanton

Here you can find a large assortment of example sentences for the word wanton, or in other words sentences that can help you learn how to use wanton in a sentence. Learning how to use a word in a sentences can be very helpful, for example when it comes to learning how to use the word in a sentence, in which context the word can be used as well as to learn the true meaning of the word "wanton".

Wanton in a sentence

Here below you will find several sentences that illustrate how to use the word wanton in a sentence.

  1. He may be named only to be cursed as wanton and mocker, poseur, trifler and vagrant.

  2. Isabeau was dismissed by historians in the past as a wanton, weak and indecisive leader.

  3. The girl adjusted to her new life, but she was considered to be "rather loose and wanton in her conduct".

  4. Death by the sword (הרג, hereg) was issued in two cases: for wanton murder and for communal apostasy (idolatry).

  5. By nature wanton and lascivious, the Wutong often disguised themselves as handsome gentlemen to seduce unsuspecting and vulnerable women.

  6. Gatti campaigned against vandalism by "a wanton set of turbulent youths" who tore up many plants, and asked Council to prohibit public meetings within the park.

  7. According to Ralph, the girl was employed for many years as a servant in Richard de Calne's household, where she was considered to be "very wanton and impudent".

  8. Chesterton, a devout Catholic: "Churchill, as if to add something ideal to his imitation of Iscariot, went to James with wanton professions of love and loyalty ..

  9. Rather, it affords light only so that the firing squad may complete its grim work, and provides a stark illumination so that the viewer may bear witness to wanton violence.

  10. Similarly, the birds on the western Canary Islands, which are usually assigned to this subspecies, have severely declined; and wanton destruction of the birds seems to be significant.

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ezra_Pound, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isabeau_of_Bavaria, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_children_of_Woolpit, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capital_punishment_in_Judaism, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wutong_Shen, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Park,_Armidale, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Churchill,_1st_Duke_of_Marlborough, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Third_of_May_1808, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barn_owl

Synonyms for wanton

Another way to better understand how a word can be used is to examine what synonyms it has, and how these synonyms can be used. For example, the word wanton has the following synonyms: easy, light, loose, promiscuous, sluttish, unchaste, motiveless, unprovoked, unmotivated, luxuriate, piddle, wanton away, piddle away, trifle and trifle away.

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