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Definition of lust verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

lust

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//lʌst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lʌst//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they lust
BrE BrE//lʌst//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lʌst//
 
he / she / it lusts
BrE BrE//lʌsts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lʌsts//
 
past simple lusted
BrE BrE//ˈlʌstɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlʌstɪd//
 
past participle lusted
BrE BrE//ˈlʌstɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlʌstɪd//
 
-ing form lusting
BrE BrE//ˈlʌstɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlʌstɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin Old English (also in the sense ‘pleasure, delight’), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch lust and German Lust. Phrasal Verbslust after somebody
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lust

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