Definitions for luridˈlʊər ɪd
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word lurid
horrible in fierceness or savagery
"lurid crimes"; "a lurid life"
glaringly vivid and graphic; marked by sensationalism
"lurid details of the accident"
shining with an unnatural red glow as of fire seen through smoke
"a lurid sunset"; "lurid flames"
"moonlight gave the statue a lurid luminence"
The accident was described with lurid detail.
Ghastly, pale, wan in appearance.
Being of a light yellow hue.
Origin: From luridus
pale yellow; ghastly pale; wan; gloomy; dismal
having a brown color tonged with red, as of flame seen through smoke
of a color tinged with purple, yellow, and gray
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