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Word: incontinent

Definition: lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious


Sentences Containing 'incontinent'

On the Brooklyn Bridge, however, right as Steve prepares to propose to Adam, Adam absentmindedly muses that his entire litany of substance abuse and relationship problems were sparked by his disastrous affair with an incontinent Dazzle Dancer back in 1987.

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