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Turkish translation of “wanton”

wanton

adjective     /ˈwɒntən/ formal
done in order to cause suffering or destruction but with no other reason
nedensiz, sebepsiz, maksatsız, gelişigüzel
wanton cruelty/violenceMorally wrong and evilDishonestViolent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
(Definition of wanton adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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