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lust

noun [U]  us   /lʌst/
strong desire: a lust for power and fame

lust

verb [I always + adv/prep]  us   /lʌst/
to have a strong desire for something: Cathie has been lusting for my job for a long time.
Translations of “lust”
in Arabic شَبق, شَهوة…
in Korean 성욕…
in Malaysian keghairahan…
in French désir ardent (de)…
in Turkish aşırı cinsel istek, şehvet düşkünlüğü, şehvet…
in Italian libidine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 性, 鎖色,色慾,強烈的性慾…
in Russian вожделение, жажда…
in Polish pożądanie, żądza…
in Vietnamese sự thèm khát…
in Spanish anhelo, codicia, lujuria…
in Portuguese luxúria, lascívia…
in Thai ราคะ…
in German die Begierde…
in Catalan luxúria…
in Japanese 肉欲…
in Indonesian nafsu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 性, 贪色,色欲,强烈的性欲…
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