Synonyms for Lusts:

n.

desires (noun)
passions, Yearnings, expectations, longings, cravings, urges.

v.

desires (verb)
pines, itches, wants, Thirsts, welcomes, expects, longs, hankers, craves, hungers, hopes, wishes, yearns, desires, Grasps, needs, Fancies, covets.
hungers (verb)
desires, Thirsts, hungers, covets, needs, craves, wants.

Usage examples for lusts

  1. When their minds are set upon their lusts they will have them whatever they cost. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  2. To him, the Daughters of Man were playthings to satisfy his brutal lusts – Giants on the Earth by Sterner St. Paul Meek
  3. As collateral to, and consequent on, this condition of the mind, they lay the utmost stress on a disregard of all the vanities of life, a proper subjection of the lusts of the flesh, and an abstaining from the pomp and vainglory of ambition, riches, power, and the faculties. – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper