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English definition of “lust”

lust

noun [U] (DESIRE)    /lʌst/
a very strong sexual desire: I don't think it's love so much as lust.Sexual attractionAttractive lustful     /-fəl/ adjective lustful thoughtsRelating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky lustfully     /-fəl.i/ adverb Relating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky lustfulness     /-fəl.nəs/ noun [U] Sexual activity in generalPhysical and sexual assault and abduction
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