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lusty

[ luhs-tee ]
/ ˈlʌs ti /
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adjective, lust·i·er, lust·i·est.
full of or characterized by healthy vigor.
hearty, as a meal.
spirited; enthusiastic.
lustful; lecherous.
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Origin of lusty

Middle English word dating back to 1175–1225; see origin at lust, -y1

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British Dictionary definitions for lusty

lusty
/ (ˈlʌstɪ) /

adjective lustier or lustiest
having or characterized by robust health
strong or invigoratinga lusty brew
lustful

Derived forms of lusty

lustily, adverblustiness, noun
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