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Definition of luridly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    luridly

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//ˈlʊərɪdli//
     
    , BrE//ˈljʊərɪdli//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈlʊrɪdli//
     
    (disapproving)
     
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  1. 1in a way that is too bright and not attractive luridly coloured sweets
  2. 2in a way that is deliberately shocking and violent a luridly sensational story