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Overview of noun luridness

The noun luridness has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sensationalism, luridness

(the journalistic use of subject matter that appeals to vulgar tastes; "the tabloids relied on sensationalism to maintain their circulation")

2. lividness, lividity, luridness, paleness, pallidness, pallor, wanness, achromasia

(unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress))

3. ghastliness, grimness, gruesomeness, luridness

(the quality of being ghastly)

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