Lustful

  • 1 Lustful — Lust ful, a. 1. Full of lust; excited by lust. Spenser. Tillotson. [1913 Webster] 2. Exciting lust; characterized by lust or sensuality. Lustful orgies. Milton. [1913 Webster] 3. Strong; lusty. [Obs.] Lustful health. Sackville. Syn: sensual;… …

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  • 2 lustful — O.E. lustfull wishful, desirous, having an eager desire; see LUST (Cf. lust) (n.) + FUL (Cf. ful). Specifically of sexual desire from 1570s. Related: Lustfully; lustfulness. Middle English also had lustsome, which was used in a sense of… …

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  • 3 lustful — index dissolute, hot blooded, lascivious, lecherous, lewd, obscene, prurient, salacious, suggestive (risqué) …

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  • 4 lustful — lascivious, libidinous, lecherous, wanton, lewd, *licentious, libertine Analogous words: *carnal, fleshly, sensual, animal: *immoral, unmoral, amoral Contrasted words: pure, modest, decent, *chaste: *moral, virtuous …

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  • 5 lustful — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ filled with lust; lecherous. DERIVATIVES lustfully adverb lustfulness noun …

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  • 6 lustful — [lust′fəl] adj. 1. filled with or characterized by lust 2. Archaic lusty; vigorous lustfully adv. lustfulness n …

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  • 7 lustful — [[t]lʌ̱stfʊl[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Lustful means feeling or expressing strong sexual desire. He can t stop himself from having lustful thoughts …

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  • 8 lustful — adjective 1. vigorously passionate • Syn: ↑lusty, ↑concupiscent • Similar to: ↑passionate • Derivationally related forms: ↑concupiscence (for: ↑ …

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  • 9 lustful — lustfully, adv. lustfulness, n. /lust feuhl/, adj. 1. full of or motivated by lust, greed, or the like: He was an emperor lustful of power. 2. having strong sexual desires; lecherous; libidinous. 3. Archaic. lusty. [bef. 900; ME, OE; see LUST,… …

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  • 10 lustful — See lustful, lusty …

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  • 11 lustful — adj wishful, desirous; gelustful desirable …

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  • 12 lustful — lust|ful [ˈlʌstfəl] adj feeling or showing strong sexual desire ▪ She ignored his lustful glances. >lustfully adv …

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  • 13 lustful — adjective feeling or showing strong sexual desire: a jealous, lustful man lustfully adverb: Max stared at her lustfully …

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  • 14 lustful — adjective a lustful look Syn: lecherous, lascivious, libidinous, licentious, salacious, goatish; wanton, unchaste, impure, naughty, immodest, indecent, dirty, prurient; passionate, sensual, sexy, erotic; informal horny …

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  • 15 lustful — adjective Date: 14th century excited by lust ; lecherous • lustfully adverb • lustfulness noun …

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  • 16 lustful — adjective full of lust; driven by lust …

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  • 17 lustful — Synonyms and related words: animal, aphrodisiomaniacal, appetitive, bawdy, burning, carnal, clitoromaniacal, concupiscent, desiderative, desireful, desiring, desirous, dirty, eager, ejaculatory, erotic, eroticomaniacal, erotomaniacal, fast,… …

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  • 18 lustful — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. lecherous, wanton, lascivious; see lewd 2 , sensual . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Feeling or devoted to sexual love or desire: amative, amorous, concupiscent, erotic, lascivious, lecherous, lewd, libidinous,… …

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  • 19 lustful — lust|ful [ lʌstfəl ] adjective wanting to have sex a lot …

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  • 20 lustful — lust·ful || lÊŒstfÊŠl adj. desiring, craving, longing; libidinous, lascivious; unrestrained, licentious …

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