Lust"y (?), a. [Compar. Lustier (?); superl. Lustiest.] [From Lust. See Lust, and cf. Luscious.]

1.

Exhibiting lust or vigor; stout; strong; vigorous; robust; healthful; able of body.

Neither would their old men, so many as were yet vigorous and lusty, be left at home. Milton.

2.

Beautiful; handsome; pleasant.

[Obs.]

Spenser.

3.

Of large size; big. [Obs.] " Three lusty vessels." Evelyn. Hence, sometimes, pregnant.

[Obs. or Prov.]

4.

Lustful; lascivious.

[Obs.]

Milton.

 

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