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Lust (from German: Lust) is sexual desire (this meaning is sometimes metaphorically extended to other forms of desire, e.g. lust for power). It is considered a vice by many religions. Sexual behavior is a form of physical intimacy that may be directed to reproduction (one possible goal of sexual intercourse) and/or to the enjoyment of activity involving sexual gratification. ... Jump to: navigation, search In language, a metaphor is a rhetorical trope defined as a direct comparison between two seemingly unrelated subjects. ... Vice is the opposite of virtue. ...


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Lothario was a character in Nicholas Rowes 1703 play The Fair Penitent, who seduces and betrays the female lead. ... [Image:http://www. ... Lecherous Limericks is the first of Isaac Asimovs several compilations of dirty limericks, published in 1975. ... Jump to: navigation, search Virtue (Greek αρετη; Latin virtus) is the habitual, well-established, readiness or disposition of mans powers directing them to some goodness of act. ... Jump to: navigation, search The heart, a frequent modern symbol of love Love has many different meanings in English, from something that gives a little pleasure (I loved that meal) to something one would die for (patriotism, pairbonding). ... Jump to: navigation, search Romantic love is a form of love that is often regarded as different from simply sexual love, or lust. ... This list of ethics topics puts articles relevant to well-known ethical (right and wrong, good and bad) debates and decisions in one place - including practical problems long known in philosophy, and the more abstract subjects in law, politics, and some professions and sciences. ... Vice is the opposite of virtue. ... Jump to: navigation, search // History The seven deadly sins, also known as the capital vices or cardinal sins, were first introduced by St. ... Sexual behavior is a form of physical intimacy that may be directed to reproduction (one possible goal of sexual intercourse) and/or to the enjoyment of activity involving sexual gratification. ... This is a list of topics related to sexology, human sexuality and marriage customs, and related topics such as human sexual anatomy, reproductive biology, andrology, gynaecology, obstetrics and, where relevant, anthropology. ... Jump to: navigation, search Sexual attraction, in species which reproduce sexually, is attraction to other members of the same species for reproduction. ... Jump to: navigation, search Libido in its common usage means sexual desire, however more technical definitions, such as found in the work of Carl Jung, are more general, referring to libido as the free creative, or psychic, energy an individual has to put toward personal development, or individuation. ... This article deal with the concept of sexuality and human sexuality in Christian demonology. ... This article deal with the concept of sexuality and human sexuality in Christian demonology. ... Jump to: navigation, search Asmodai (also Asmodeus, Asmodaeus) is mostly known thanks to the deuterocanonical Book of Tobit; he is also mentioned in some Talmudic legends and in demonology. ... Impassibility (from Latin in-, not, passibilis, able to suffer, experience emotion) describes the theological doctrine that God does not experience pain or pleasure from the actions of another being. ... Jump to: navigation, search Seduction is the process of deliberately enticing another person into an act (see motivation). ... Pornography (from Greek πορνογραφία pornographia — literally writing about or drawings of harlots) (also informally referred to as porn or porno) is the representation of the human body or human sexual behaviour with the goal of sexual arousal, similar to, but (according to some) distinct from, erotica. ... Brighella is a comic, masked character from the Commedia dellarte. ... Lily Bretts Just Like That (1994) is a novel about Holocaust survivors in the United States. ... Cape Verde is known internationally for morna, a form of folk music usually sung in creole-Portuguese, accompanied by clarinet, accordion, violin, guitar and cavaquinho. ... In Aboriginal mythology (specifically: Jumu), Julana is a lecherous god who surprises women by burrowing beneath the sand. ...

External links

  • "The Seven Deadly Sins: Lust". A Look at Lascivious Pleasure. NPR.
  • 'The Punishment of Lust' (1891)
  • 'Biblical definition for Lust'

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