wantoner
noun see wanton III

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wantoner — wan·ton·er …   English syllables

  • wantoner — “+ə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: wanton (III) + er : one that wantons : wanton …   Useful english dictionary

  • wanton — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from wan deficient, wrong, mis (from Old English, from wan deficient) + towen, past participle of teen to draw, train, discipline, from Old English tēon more at tow Date: 14th century 1. a. archaic hard to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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