Lust is defined as a strong desire for something or someone.(noun)
Lust means feeling a strong desire for someone or something, especially of a sexual nature.(verb)
See lust in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE, pleasure, delight, appetite, akin to Ger pleasure < IE base *las-, to be eager > L lascivus, wanton, larva, specter, ghost: sexual senses in E chiefly < rendering Vulg. concupiscentia carnis (1 John 2:16) as “lusts of the flesh”
See lust in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English, desire; see las- in Indo-European roots.
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