Monday, August 16, 2010

The Nape of His Neck

Main Entry: lust
Pronunciation: \ˈləst\

Function: noun

Etymology: Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German lust pleasure and perhaps to Latin lascivus wanton
Date: before 12th century

1 obsolete a : pleasure, delight b : personal inclination : wish

2 : usu. intense or unbridled sexual desire : lasciviousness

3 a : an intense longing : craving b : enthusiasm, eagerness

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