Covet and Lust after


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Covet verb – To have an earnest wish to own or enjoy.
Usage example: I've been coveting that sleek sports car in the showroom for some time now

Lust after is a synonym for covet in behaviour topic. In some cases you can use "Lust after" instead a verb "Covet", when it comes to topics like long for, desire strongly. popular alternative
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Lust after

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Lust after verb – Have a strong sexual desire for.
Covet is a synonym for lust after in desire topic. You can use "Covet" instead a verb "Lust after", if it concerns topics such as behaviour, long for, want, desire intensely. popular alternative
Synonyms for Lust after
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Lust after or Covet. 2016. Accessed June 14, 2021.

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