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verb lust pronunciation in American English /lʌst/
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present tense
I/you/we/theylust
he/she/itlusts
present participlelusting
past tenselusted
past participlelusted

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phrasal verb

lust after

or lust for

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present tense
I/you/we/theylust after
he/she/itlusts after
present participlelusting after
past tenselusted after
past participlelusted after
  1. 2
    lust after/for something to want something very much
    young men lusting after fast cars
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