Sentence Examples


  • He loved the way she could be wanton and sensual one minute, then bashful and demure the next.
  • The early settlement of heavily timbered country was characterized by wanton destruction of vast quantities of magnificent timber; but this waste is a thing of the past, and under the pressure of a demand for sound timber both for local use and for exportation, the various governments are doing much to conserve the state forests.
  • For it was set apart and sanctified to one awe-striking end; and however wanton in their sailor ways, one and all, the mariners revered it as the white whale's talisman.
  • Our campaign has always focussed on ending wanton cruelty to Britain 's wild mammals - perpetrated in the name of sport.
  • The fourth Crusade in 1204 placed great shame on western Christianity with its wanton sacking of Constantinople.

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