Examples from the Web for lustfulness
And yet—perhaps its working is divine behind all that veil of vulgarity and lustfulness.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 2|Elizabeth Bisland
The very danger and lustfulness of her, which had so pricked his senses, now made him colder.Aaron's Rod|D. H. Lawrence
What lustfulness would surround them, what constant pruriency, what stealing!Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
British Dictionary definitions for lustfulness
Word Origin and History for lustfulness
Old English lustfull "wishful, desirous, having an eager desire;" see lust (n.) + -ful. Specifically of sexual desire from 1570s. Related: Lustfully; lustfulness. Middle English also had lustsome, which was used in a sense of "voluptuous, lustful" from c.1400. Old English had lustbære "desirable, pleasant, cheerful, joyous."