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lusty


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lusty  \Lust"y\,  a.  [Compar.  {Lustier};  superl.  {Lustiest}.] 
  [From  {Lust}.  See  {Lust},  and  cf  {Luscious}.] 
  1.  Exhibiting  lust  or  vigor;  stout;  strong;  vigorous;  robust; 
  healthful;  able  of  body. 
 
  Neither  would  their  old  men,  so  many  as  were  yet 
  vigorous  and  lusty,  be  left  at  home.  --Milton. 
 
  2.  Beautiful;  handsome;  pleasant.  [Obs.]  --Spenser. 
 
  3.  Of  large  size;  big  [Obs.]  ``  Three  lusty  vessels.'' 
  --Evelyn.  Hence  sometimes  pregnant.  [Obs.  or  Prov.] 
 
  4.  Lustful;  lascivious.  [Obs.]  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lusty 
  adj  1:  vigorously  passionate  [syn:  {lustful}] 
  2:  endowed  with  or  exhibiting  great  bodily  or  mental  health;  "a 
  hearty  glow  of  health"  [syn:  {hearty},  {full-blooded},  {red-blooded}] 




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