What does the word lusty mean?

Usage examples for lusty

  1. There is hero blood in your body, I know, and it may be that your lameness will aid you in accomplishing tasks that a lusty lad could never attempt." – Then Marched the Brave by Harriet T. Comstock
  2. Where a little clump of mere youngsters, lusty fellows not a score of years old, had the air of pressing close together as though thus with their combined strength they sought to match the strength of their aloof parents, a compact grove to make a further shelter against the mountain air, Gloria would sleep. – The Everlasting Whisper by Jackson Gregory
  3. When you are settled, I will come and take a peep at your church, your house; try whether I shall have grown too lusty for my chair by the fireside, and take a peep at my earliest bower. – Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends by John Keats