Definition von lurid
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Such deals may leave those hoping for lurid accounts of life underground disappointed. Times, Sunday Times (2010)That is because beneath the lurid headlines lies a political dispute. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This lurid detail will become important in a mo. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But behind the lurid tales there was humanitarian tragedy and there were genuine war crimes. The Sun (2014)The media seem determined not to miss any lurid detail in the unfolding drama. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The colours glow lurid and vivid. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He has been badly hurt by the accusations and lurid headlines and it will take time for him to rebuild his life. The Sun (2016)Out go the puzzling proportions and lurid colours, so disastrous on pale and sunburnt skins. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But hold on, there in the distance the beam catches a lurid flash of colour. Times, Sunday Times (2010)More volunteers follow with lurid tales of domestic mishaps, each earning applause. Times, Sunday Times (2011)When they realised that their visitor was not looking for lurid headlines, they began opening up. Times, Sunday Times (2006)From this point of view, lurid media headlines can be regarded as encouraging. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Although it made for lurid headlines, the media nickname was erroneous. THE HUNTING OF MAN (2004)The cold white light blazed and the trees were very old and the bark of them was a crackling silver and a lurid darkening red. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Sydney arrived with a lurid orange mane after dying it for a hair show last week, thinking it would wash out. The Sun (2008)This is a fantastically good-looking car in the metal, especially when painted in the lurid shade of orange this model is sporting. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Ahead, I could make out the lurid colours of my safe haven. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Yet instead of lurid accounts of the couple's classroom encounters, celebrity magazines have run pictures of them out strolling under captions about how happy they look. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Britisches Englisch: lurid ADJECTIVE
If you say that something is lurid, you are critical of it because it involves a lot of violence, sex, or shocking detail.
...lurid descriptions of their love life.
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