lustful lustful  /ˈləst fəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) characterized by lust
  2. (adj) driven by lust; preoccupied with or exhibiting lustful desires
  3. (adj) vigorously passionate

Usage(s):

  1. Centuries of Western literature evoked Cleopatra as a lustful seductress, corrupting the stoic Roman men who strayed into her orbit.
  2. He also was a devil with the ladies, some of whom did not care for his lustful attentions.
  3. Before her presence can soil the lovers' passion, however, Helen is kidnaped by a fresh band of lustful and flood-maddened males.

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

Quotes

  1. Stephen Colbert reacted with mock outrage on Comedy Central's "The Colbert Report" Monday night: "They knew that they were dealing with a lustful, pansexual rock 'n' roll deviant," said Colbert, who joked that the sheet hid (not enhanced)...
    on Feb 6, 2007 By: Stephen Colbert Source: Washington Post

  2. Paul explains: "You don't expect the lustful passion of the early days, but we haven't let it die. We're still passionate. What can I say? We like sex."
    on Feb 16, 2009 By: Paul Daniels Source: The Sun

  3. Mr. Armstrong wrote, "God gave us minds-and made His Word available-to distinguish the true values from the false! Not to decide, in our own minds, what selfish or lustful desire [we] would like to make right-but to distinguish what God reveals He...
    on Dec 30, 2007 By: Herbert W Armstrong Source: theTrumpet.com

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