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 Dictionary entry overview: What does lewd mean? 

LEWD (adjective)
  The adjective LEWD has 2 senses:

1. suggestive of or tending to moral looseness
2. driven by lust; preoccupied with or exhibiting lustful desires

  Familiarity information: LEWD used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

LEWD (adjective)

Sense 1lewd [BACK TO TOP]


Suggestive of or tending to moral looseness


lewd; raunchy; salacious; obscene

Context examples:

lewd whisperings of a dirty old man / an indecent gesture / obscene telephone calls / salacious limericks


dirty ((of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency)

Sense 2lewd [BACK TO TOP]


Driven by lust; preoccupied with or exhibiting lustful desires


lascivious; libidinous; lewd; lustful

Context example:

libidinous orgies


sexy (marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest)

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