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Lust

  • By: Pamela C. Regan
  • In: Encyclopedia of Human Relationships
  • Edited by: Harry T. Reis & Susan Sprecher
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Group Processes/Dynamics, Close Relationships

Lust (also called sexual desire, sexual interest, or sexual attraction) is the motivational component of human sexuality. Lust is experienced as an interest in sexual activities, a drive to seek out sexual objects, or ...

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