- 1.1 (sensational) [details/tale] escabroso, morboso; [imagination] morbosoMore example sentences1.2 (garish) [color/garment] chillón, chabacano, charro (Latin America/América Latina) [colloquial/familiar]
More example sentences1.3 (glowing) [sky/sunset] refulgente 1.4 (pallid) [literary/literario] pálido, desvaído
- Playing at or discussing sex - even in graphic lurid detail - isn't really anything to freak out about.
- Newspapers also report, in lurid and graphic detail, cases of abuse that these women experience.
- Within an hour of hearing this news I was assailed by the first of countless journalists and by next morning my son's death was in every paper in the most lurid of terms.
- These effects are sometimes too lurid to be pleasant.
- These prints are evenly saturated with color and a bright, almost lurid light of a consistent value.
- She will however, still be perched behind a glass of lurid colour, only this time it will be decorated with umbrella, sparkler and assorted fruitery.
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Mexico's muralist movement flourished between the two World Wars during a time of nationalist fervor. It was led by Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco, and David Alfaro Siqueiros. Their work reflected revolutionary themes and working-class struggle. They decorated many public buildings.