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Wantonness

Wan´ton`ness
n.1.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.
Noun1.wantonness - the trait of lacking restraint or control; freedom from inhibition or worry; "she danced with abandon"
2.wantonness - the quality of being lewd and lascivious
Synonyms: licentiousness

WANTONNESS, crim. law. A licentious act by one man towards the person of another without regard to his rights; as, for example, if a man should attempt to pull off another's hat against his will in order to expose him to ridicule, the offence would be an assault, and if he touched him it would amount to a battery. (q.v.)
     2. In such case there would be no malice, but the wantonness of the act would render the offending party liable to punishment.

abandon, unconstraint, unrestraint
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