List \List\, v. i. [OE. listen, lusten, AS. lystan, from lust pleasure. See {Lust}.] 1. To desire or choose; to please. [1913 Webster] The wind bloweth where it listeth. --John iii. 8. [1913 Webster] Them that add to the Word of God what them listeth. --Hooker. [1913 Webster] Let other men think of your devices as they list. --Whitgift. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) To lean; to incline; as, the ship lists to port. [1913 Webster]