Definition of Lust after

1. Verb. Have a strong sexual desire for. "He is lusting after his secretary"

Exact synonyms: Lech After
Generic synonyms: Desire, Want



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lust After

lushiest
lushing
lushly
lushness
lushnesses
lushy
lusk
lusked
lusking
luskish
lusks
lusorious
lussheburgh
lussheburghs
lust after (current term)
lust for learning
lusted
luster
lustered
lustering
lusterless
lusterlessly
lusterlessness
lusterous
lusters
lusterware
lusterwares
lustest

Literary usage of Lust after

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Buddhist Legends by Buddhaghosa, Eugene Watson Burlingame (1921)
"For so long as man allows even the slightest particle of lust after women to remain ... lust after ..."

2. The Homilies of S. John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople, on the by John Chrysostom (1843)
"... upon a woman to lust after her, hath committed adultery with her already in his heart, HOMIL. HAVING now finished the former commandment, ..."

3. Notes, Explanatory and Practical, on the Gospels: Designed for Sunday School by Albert Barnes (1863)
"some- to lust after her, hath committed adultery with her already in his heart. 29 And if thy right eye ' offend thee, pluck it out, and cast it from thee: ..."

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