Definitions For Lurid


  • Shining with an unnatural red glow as of fire seen through smoke
  • Ghastly pale
  • Glaringly vivid and graphic; marked by sensationalism
  • Horrible in fierceness or savagery

Is Lurid a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Lurid is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lurid in a Sentence

  • A lurid tale of violence and betrayal
  • The lurid lighting of a nightclub
  • The light from the fire cast a lurid glow on everything.

Synonyms for Lurid

Antonyms for Lurid

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