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lurid
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
shocking, as from disturbing details of a horrible story, or a color more vivid (bright or deep) than would be expected
  • A new religious faith could have been founded on the energy of spirit which he spent upon collecting lurid stories and smearing them across sheets of paper.
    3.1 — Part 3 Chapter 1 (69% in)

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