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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wan·ton·ness, n. The quality or state of being wanton; negligence of restraint; sportiveness; recklessness; lasciviousness.
    The tumults threatened to abuse all acts of grace, and turn them into wantonness.   --Eikon Basilike.
 Young gentlemen would be as sad as night
 Only for wantonness.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the trait of lacking restraint or control; freedom from
           inhibition or worry; "she danced with abandon" [syn: abandon,
      2: the quality of being lewd and lascivious [syn: licentiousness]