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bark, flare, flash, growl, grumble, grunt, lash out, retort, snarl, snort.
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Correct spelling:
lust
Definition:
have a craving, appetite, or great desire for

Synonyms:

noun
appetite
concupiscence, gluttony, Gluttonies, Propensities, big eyes.
appetite, passion
animalism, aphrodisia, appetence, avidity, carnality, concupiscence, covetousness, craving, cupidity, desire, eroticism, excitement, fervor, greed, hunger, itch, lasciviousness, lechery, lewdness, libido, licentiousness, longing, prurience, pruriency, salaciousness, salacity, sensualism, sensuality, thirst, urge, wantonness, weakness, yen, Appetition.
cupidity
greediness, possessiveness, graspingness.
desire
acquisitiveness, amorousness, covetousness, craving, desire, eagerness, expectation, fondness, greed, hope, hunger, itch, longing, need, passion, thirst, urge, wish, yearning, Ardency.
eroticism
arousal, Arousals.
erotism
erotism.
error
sin.
feelings
emotion.
impulse
actuation, excitant, impellent, excitants.
lewdness
lechery.
love
devotedness, love, Ardency, mad for.
lust
crave, hunger, lecherousness, lustfulness, luxuria, starve, thirst.
panting
panting.
vice
looseness, maleficence, malignance, Lubricity, lubricities.
verb
desire
covet, crave, expect, fancy, grasp, hanker, long, pine, want, welcome, yearn.
desire strongly
ache, covet, crave, hanker, long, need, pine, want, wish, yearn, hunger for, be consumed with desire, be hot for.
hunger
covet, crave, desire, hunger, need, thirst, want.
Examples of usage:
  1. They were replaced by lust and pride of possession. – The Airlords of Han by Philip Francis Nowlan
  2. If you mean that I distinguish between fighting just for the lust of it and fighting to protect the helpless, I may say that I do. – The Readjustment by Will Irwin
  3. Did they know love as something else than lust? – American Languages, and Why We Should Study Them by Daniel G. Brinton
  4. The sacred text aimed at him directly- at him, Augustin, still so full of lust! – Saint Augustin by Louis Bertrand
  5. Or, as he puts the theme elsewhere, the soul has a passion for self- completion, a love of beauty, which in most is but a misleading lust. – Hegel’s Philosophy of Mind by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

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