Definition of lusty
lustilyplay \ˈlə-stə-lē\ adverb
lustinessplay \ˈlə-stē-nəs\ noun
Examples of lusty in a Sentence
the lusty young rowers on the college crew team
a lusty spirit of adventure
Recent Examples of lusty from the Web
The Cuban native is a Miami nightlife institution known for his classic bolero stylings, lusty laugh and all-night-long enthusiasm.
The plot loosely mirrors key themes in the songs, which are steeped in exile and loss, but still lusty and defiant.
The Vikings buried on the Danish island of Funen may very well have sailed all the way to Constantinople or Baghdad or Moscow, looting and pillaging with lusty ferocity.
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Synonym Discussion of lusty
LUSTY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lusty for English Language Learners
: full of strength and energy
LUSTY Defined for Kids
Definition of lusty for Students
: full of strength and energy lusty cheers
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