1lust /ˈlʌst/ noun plural lusts
a strong feeling of sexual desire [noncount
] ▪ He was consumed by lust. ▪ He was motivated more by lust than love. [=more by the desire for sex than by affection]
] ▪ satisfying their lusts
a strong desire for
] ▪ a lust [=craving, desire] for money/adventure ▪ He was driven by a lust for power. ▪ a lust for life [=a strong desire to live a full and rich life]
] ▪ Lust for chocolate drew her into the candy store.
— see also bloodlust