lust translation | English-French dictionary

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lust

  

      n  
   (=sexual desire)   désir    m     
→ His relationship with Angie combined lust with friendship.        
→ He is obsessed by his lust for her.        
   (=deadly sin)   luxure    f  
   (=craving)  
lust for sth        [+money, power, revenge]   soif    f   de qch  
→ his lust for power        
→ The lust for revenge is a deeply rooted human emotion.        
→ His lust for life has often overshadowed his music        


blood lust   , blood-lust  
      n   soif    f   de sang  
→ The mobs became driven by a crazed blood-lust to take the city.        
lust after  
      vt fus  
     [+person]   convoiter  
→ She lusted after other men.        
     [+power]   avoir soif de  
→ Sheard lusted after the Directorship.        
  [+money]   convoiter  
→ They lusted after the gold of El Dorado.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
v.
désirer
n.
soif
n.
soif de sang
n.
soif de sang
exp.
soif de qch
n.
réflexe de Lust
[Med.]
n.
démon de midi
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'lust' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
lust
n.
unappeased lust for power
n.
sin of lust
n.
middle-aged lust
n.
lusts of the flesh
"lust": examples and translations in context
The fleeing rapist might have slaked his lust but for how long? Le violeur qui s'enfuit a peut-être satisfait son désir, mais pour combien de temps?
With his lust aroused, he possibly raped her. Son désir étant excité ... il a pu la violer.
The sleep deprivation, the funks, the non-stop cleaning, the death of lust. Le manque de sommeil, les trouilles, le nettoyage constant. La mort du désir.
When you go beyond the purely carnal and the lust wears off ... Quand vous allez au-delà du charnel et que le désir disparaît ...
Diedrick, are you ready for your chance at unimaginable lust? Diedrick, es-tu prêt pour ta chance au désir inimaginable ?
No woman in the entire town is safe from the lust of that man. Aucune femme dans la ville n'échappe à la luxure de cet homme.
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