lust for life

noun phrase

: a strong desire to live a full and rich life

Examples of lust for life in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her lust for life, even in the face of adversity, is utterly infectious (and a formidable entry in the Best Actress category). Allaire Nuss,, 8 Mar. 2024 Her Malu is a woman whose restless spirit contains equal parts lust for life and impending violence. Carlos Aguilar, Variety, 27 Jan. 2024 This vibrant lust for life might crowd out our established practical priorities as the energetic Sun squares disruptive Uranus at 10:35 pm EDT. Tarot Astrologers, Chicago Tribune, 15 Aug. 2023 The sun and Venus kiss in your zone of romance today, illuminating your lust for life! USA TODAY, 13 Aug. 2023

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“Lust for life.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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