AskDefine | Define luridly

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luridly adv : in a lurid manner; "it was luridly described in the book as the place where mystics took refuge"

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Adverb

  1. In a lurid manner, in a way that contains gauche details or is intended to shock or horrify.
    The details of the crime were luridly and sensationally described.
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