lustful vs lusty : Common Errors in English

About lustful vs lusty

“Lusty” means “brimming with vigor and good health” or “enthusiastic.” Don’t confuse it with “lustful,” which means “filled with sexual desire.”

lustful Meaning(s)

  • (s) characterized by lust
  • (s) driven by lust; preoccupied with or exhibiting lustful desires
  • (s) vigorously passionate

lusty Meaning(s)

  • (s) vigorously passionate
  • (s) endowed with or exhibiting great bodily or mental health

lustful in News

  1. Former PRC coach arrested

    Former Pearl River Central High School head girls’ basketball coach Leslie Danielle DeWitt, 31, was arrested Thursday on a Justice Court warrant and charged with touching a child under the age of 18 for lustful purposes, said Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Shane Tucker.
    on June 7, 2013 Source: The Picayune Item

  2. Columbia man arrested for child molestation

    Columbia Police arrest a man for the molestation of an 8 year old boy. Johnnie Lin Coleman, 27, has been arrested and charged with the touching of a child for lustful purposes. According to Detective
    on June 7, 2013 Source: WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

  3. Spoiler Alert: Young and talented can be dangerous combination

    Described in the 1984 film 'Amadeus' as a 'boastful, lustful, smutty, infantile boy,' the composer Wolfgang Mozart died in 1791 at the age of 35, of exactly what we're not really sure.
    on June 7, 2013 Source: Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum

lusty in News

  1. 7 Ways The Microsoft Xbox One Can Fight Back Against The Sony PlayStation 4

    For many E3-watchers, the climax of the event came on Monday evening, when Andrew House, President and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment, said with the lusty precision of a surgeon cutting a Thanksgiving turkey: I'm very proud to announce that PlayStation 4 will be available at $399. Given the rapturous boom-goes-the-dynamite applause, it was clear that his description of this price as "very ...
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Forbes

  2. 'George Gershwin Alone' review: 'S wonderful

    'George Gershwin Alone' review: 'S wonderful The play runs less than 90 minutes, but the sing-along encore stretches the show to almost two hours - which, on opening night included lusty audience participation on standards ranging from "Embraceable You" to "Summertime," as well as two little-known, very funny novelty numbers (one written with Irving Berlin) and a salute to archivist Mike ...
    on June 11, 2013 Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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