Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Excited or driven by lust.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having prurient lust; incontinent; libidinous.
  • Marked by or pertaining to lust; exciting or manifesting lust.
  • Vigorous; robust; stout; lusty.
  • Synonyms See list under lascivious.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Full of lust; excited by lust.
  • adjective Exciting lust; characterized by lust or sensuality.
  • adjective obsolete Strong; lusty.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Full of lust; driven by lust.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective driven by lust; preoccupied with or exhibiting lustful desires
  • adjective vigorously passionate
  • adjective characterized by lust

Etymologies

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From Middle English lustful, from Old English lustfull ("desirous, wishful"), equivalent to lust +‎ -ful. Cognate with Dutch lustvol ("lustful, lusty"), German lustvoll ("pleasurable"), Swedish lustfyllt ("pleasurable"), Swedish lustfyllda ("lustful").

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