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LURID

'LURID' is a 5 letter word starting with L and ending with D

Crossword clues for 'LURID'

ClueAnswer

Unpleasantly vivid in colour (5)LURID
Brightly coloured (5)
Wildly sensational (5)
Like many tabloid stories (5)
Horrifying; sensational (5)
Vivid in shocking detail (5)
Unpleasantly vivid (5)
Gruesomely sensational (5)
Over-bright (5)
Glaring vivid (5)
Sensational, tabloid-style (5)
Perfect for the tabloid headlines (5)
Glaringly vivid (5)
Shocking, sensational (5)
Melodramatically sensational (5)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for LURID

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word lurid will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

DIM - DUN - HOT - MAT - RAW - RED - TAN - WAN

4 letter words

ASHY - BLUE - DEAD - DRAB - DULL - ECRU - FAWN - FLAT - FOUL - GORY - GRAY - GREY - GRIM - LAKY - LEWD - LOUD - PALE - PUCE - PULP - RANK - RUBY - RUST - SEAL - TALL - VILE - WARM - WEAK - WINE

5 letter words

AGLOW - ASHEN - AWFUL - BAWDY - BEIGE - BROWN - COCOA - CRUDE - DINGY - DIRTY - EERIE - FADED - FAINT - FIERY - GAUDY - GREGE - GULES - HAZEL - JUICY - KHAKI - LIVID - LOFTY - LURID - MEALY - MUDDY - NASTY - PASTY - RUDDY - RUSTY - SEPIA - SHOWY - TAUPE - TAWNY - TOAST - UMBER - VIVID - WAXEN - WEIRD - WHITE

6 letter words

ANEMIC - BRASSY - BRAZEN - BRICKY - BRUNET - CERISE - CHERRY - COFFEE - DAMASK - DEADLY - DIMMED - DOUGHY - FALLOW - FILTHY - FLASHY - GARISH - GRISLY - HORRID - IMPURE - LEADEN - MAROON - PALLID - RIBALD - RUBRIC - RUFOUS - SALLOW - SICKLY - SMUTTY - SORREL - SULTRY - TANNED - TAWDRY - TITIAN - VULGAR - WALNUT - YELLOW

7 letter words

ANAEMIC - BALEFUL - BLATANT - BURNING - CARMINE - CRIMSON - DEATHLY - DUN-DRAB - FEARFUL - FIRE-RED - FLAMING - FLARING - FULSOME - FUSCOUS - GHASTLY - GHOSTLY - GLARING - GLOWING - GRAPHIC - HAGGARD - HIDEOUS - HUELESS - INKHORN - IRON-RED - MACABRE - MALEFIC - NEUTRAL - OBSCENE - OROTUND - POMPOUS - RAUNCHY - RED-DYED - REDDISH - RUBY-RED - RUDDIED - RUST-RED - SCARLET - STAMMEL - STILTED - TABLOID - TILE-RED - UNCANNY - UNCLEAN - WINE-RED

8 letter words

ACHROMIC - AFFECTED - BLANCHED - BLINDING - BROWNISH - CARDINAL - CINNAMON - COLORFUL - DUN-BROWN - ELEVATED - FLAGRANT - FLAME-RED - GORGEOUS - GRUESOME - HORRIBLE - INFLAMED - INFRARED - MORTUARY - NUT-BROWN - OVERDONE - PEDANTIC - PORT-WINE - PRURIENT - REDDENED - RUBICUND - SCURRILE - SHOCKING - SINISTER - SONOROUS - TERRIBLE - TONELESS - TORTUOUS - UNCHASTE

9 letter words

APPALLING - BEDIZENED - BLED WHITE - BLOODLESS - CARNATION - CARNELIAN - CHERRY-RED - CHOCOLATE - COLORLESS - DEATHLIKE - ETIOLATED - FLAUNTING - FRIGHTFUL - GHOSTLIKE - GLOWERING - GRANDIOSE - HIGH-FLOWN - OBTRUSIVE - OFFENSIVE - OLIVE-DRAB - PALE-FACED - REVOLTING - RUBRICOSE - RUFESCENT - SALACIOUS - SCREAMING - SEAL-BROWN - SHAMELESS - SHRIEKING - STARTLING - TITIAN-RED - UNCOLORED - UNEARTHLY - VERMILION - VINACEOUS - WASHED OUT - WASHED-OUT - WHEY-FACED

10 letter words

ACHROMATIC - CADAVEROUS - CHUTZPADIK - COCOA-BROWN - CONVOLUTED - CORPSELIKE - DEADLY PALE - DISCOLORED - DISGUSTING - EUPHUISTIC - EXSANGUINE - FESCENNINE - FLAMBOYANT - FOUL-SPOKEN - HIGH-FLYING - HORRENDOUS - HORRIFYING - INCARMINED - JOHNSONIAN - LACKLUSTER - LASCIVIOUS - LEXIPHANIC - LOBSTER-RED - LUSTERLESS - LUSTRELESS - OLIVE-BROWN - OVERBRIGHT - RED-LOOKING - RHETORICAL - RUBIGINOUS - SCURRILOUS - TERRIFYING - TOAST-BROWN

11 letter words

BARNUMESQUE - BIG-SOUNDING - BRAZENFACED - CHLORANEMIC - COFFEE-BROWN - CONSPICUOUS - DEATHLY PALE - DECLAMATORY - DISCOLOURED - EXTRAVAGANT - FAWN-COLORED - FERRUGINOUS - FOUL-MOUTHED - FOUL-TONGUED - GONGORESQUE - HIGH-FLOWING - HIGHFALUTIN - HYPOCHROMIC - ITHYPHALLIC - LAKE-COLORED - LATERITIOUS - OVERWROUGHT - PALE AS DEATH - PRETENTIOUS - RABELAISIAN - RUBY-COLORED - SENSATIONAL - SENTENTIOUS - SMOKING-ROOM - SPECTACULAR - TALLOW-FACED - UNPRINTABLE - WALNUT-BROWN - WINE-COLORED

12 letter words

FLAME-COLORED - GRANDISONANT - HIGH-SOUNDING - LABYRINTHINE - MAGNILOQUENT - MELODRAMATIC - MERETRICIOUS - OSTENTATIOUS - OVERINVOLVED - PORNOGRAPHIC - REDDISH-AMBER - REDDISH-BROWN - SNUFF-COLORED - UMBER-COLORED - UNREPEATABLE

13 letter words

CHERRY-COLORED - EXSANGUINATED - EXSANGUINEOUS - GRANDILOQUENT - OVERELABORATE - SPINE-CHILLING

14 letter words

BROWNISH-YELLOW - CLOAK-AND-DAGGER - YELLOWISH-BROWN

16 letter words

SENSATIONALISTIC

Definition of lurid

  • shining with an unnatural red glow as of fire seen through smoke; "a lurid sunset"; "lurid flames"
  • ghastly pale; "moonlight gave the statue a lurid luminence"
  • glaringly vivid and graphic; marked by sensationalism; "lurid details of the accident"
  • horrible in fierceness or savagery; "lurid crimes"; "a lurid life"


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