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English definition of “lust after sb”

lust after sb

phrasal verb with lust     /lʌst/ verb
to feel strong sexual attraction for someoneSexual attractionAttractive
(Definition of lust after sb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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