Synonyms of wanton in English:

wanton


See definition of wanton

adjective

1‘wanton destruction’

SYNONYMS
deliberate, wilful, malicious, malevolent, spiteful, vicious, wicked, evil, cruel
unprovoked, unmotivated, motiveless, arbitrary, groundless, unjustifiable, unjustified, needless, unnecessary, uncalled for, gratuitous, senseless, pointless, purposeless, aimless, useless, meaningless, empty, vacuous
ANTONYMS

justifiable

2‘a wanton seductress’

SYNONYMS
licentious, promiscuous, immoral, immodest, indecent, shameless, unblushing, unchaste, unvirtuous, impure, abandoned, lustful, lecherous, lascivious, salacious, lubricious, libidinous, libertine, profligate, dissolute, dissipated, debauched, degenerate, reprobate, corrupt, sinful
dated loose, fast, of easy virtue
ANTONYMS

chaste, moral

3‘a wanton fawn’

SYNONYMS
capricious, playful, frisky, jolly, fun-loving, lively, full of life, high-spirited, spirited, careless, heedless, impulsive, impetuous, rash, reckless, abandoned, audacious, cavalier, devil-may-care, happy-go-lucky
archaic frolicsome, sportive
ANTONYMS

serious