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One entry found for lurid.
Main Entry: luĚrid
Pronunciation: primarystressludotr-schwad
Function: adjective
1 a : causing horror or disgust : GRUESOME <lurid tales of murder> b : SENSATIONAL 2 <lurid book covers>
2 : lifelessly pale : WAN
3 : shining with the red glow of fire seen through smoke
- luĚridĚly adverb
- luĚridĚness noun

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