wanton destruction

  • 1 wanton destruction — index waste Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 destruction — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, total, utter, wholesale ▪ large scale, mass, massive, widespread ▪ modern weapons of mass …

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  • 3 destruction — n. 1) to carry out destruction (with a human subject: the soldiers carried out the total destruction of the village) 2) to cause destruction (with any subject: the flood caused great destruction) 3) complete, total, utter; wanton destruction * *… …

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  • 4 wanton — /ˈwɒntən / (say wontuhn) adjective 1. done, shown, used, etc., maliciously or unjustifiably: *my father, appalled by the wanton destruction of the bird life he loved, brought in a bill for its protection –mary durack, 1959. 2. deliberate and… …

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  • 5 wanton — [[t]wɒ̱ntən[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu ADJ n A wanton action deliberately causes harm, damage, or waste without having any reason to. ...this unnecessary and wanton destruction of our environment... Wanton violence is now becoming a regular feature of… …

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  • 6 wanton — adj., n., & v. adj. 1 licentious; lewd; sexually promiscuous. 2 capricious; random; arbitrary; motiveless (wanton destruction; wanton wind). 3 luxuriant; unrestrained (wanton profusion). 4 archaic playful; sportive (a wanton child). n. literary… …

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  • 7 wanton — wan|ton [ wantən ] adjective 1. ) causing harm or damage for no reason: a trail of wanton destruction 2. ) OLD FASHIONED a wanton woman has sex with a lot of men. This word shows that you think this behavior is immoral. ╾ wan|ton|ly adverb ╾… …

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  • 8 wanton — adjective 1) wanton destruction Syn: deliberate, willful, malicious, spiteful, wicked, cruel; gratuitous, unprovoked, motiveless, arbitrary, groundless, unjustifiable, needless, unnecessary, uncalled for, senseless, pointles …

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  • 9 wanton — UK [ˈwɒntən] / US [ˈwɑntən] adjective 1) formal causing harm or damage for no reason a trail of wanton destruction 2) old fashioned, showing disapproval a wanton woman has sex with a lot of men Derived words: wantonly adverb wantonness noun… …

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  • 10 destruction — /di struk sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of destroying: wanton destruction of a town. 2. the condition of being destroyed; demolition; annihilation. 3. a cause or means of destroying. [1275 1325; ME ( < AF) < L destruction (s. of destructio), equiv. to… …

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  • 11 wanton — [ˈwɒntən] adj formal causing harm or damage for no reason wanton destruction[/ex] …

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  • 12 wanton — adjective 1 wanton cruelty, destruction etc deliberately harms someone or damages something for no reason: an act of wanton aggression 2 old fashioned a wanton woman is considered immoral because she has sex with a lot of men 3 formal… …

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  • 13 wanton — adj. Wanton is used with these nouns: ↑destruction, ↑disregard, ↑killing, ↑vandalism, ↑violence …

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  • 14 Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction — Developer(s) Pandemic Studios …

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  • 15 Joseph Wanton — (1705 1780) was a merchant from Newport, Rhode Island and Governor of Rhode Island from 1769 to 1775 and a Loyalist.Wanton was born in Newport the son of William Wanton, governor of Rhode Island from 1732 to 1733. He was raised in the Church of… …

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  • 16 House demolition — This article is about the demolition of houses for military or punitive civil purposes. For the demolition of buildings in general, see demolition. Demolition of a house in Iraq containing a weapons cache House demolition is primarily a military… …

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  • 17 War — • In its juridical sense, a contention carried on by force of arms between sovereign states, or communities having in this regard the right of states Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. War     War …

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  • 18 Naser Orić — Born March 3, 1967 (1967 03 03) (age 44) Potočari, Srebrenica, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia Allegiance …

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  • 19 Acusados por el Tribunal Penal Internacional para la ex Yugoslavia — Anexo:Acusados por el Tribunal Penal Internacional para la ex Yugoslavia Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Listado completo de acusados por el Tribunal Penal Internacional para la ex Yugoslavia (TPIY), junto con su origen étnico, rango u ocupación,… …

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  • 20 Sunstorm Interactive — Тип Частная компания Год основания 1995 год Основатели …

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