lewd Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"lewd" in British English

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lewdadjective

uk   us   /luːd/ disapproving
(of ​behaviour, ​speech, ​dress, etc.) ​sexual in an ​obvious and ​rude way: Ignore him - he's being lewd. a lewd ​suggestion
lewdly
adverb uk   us   /ˈluːd.li/
lewdness
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈluːd.nəs/
(Definition of lewd from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lewdadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /lud/
(esp. of ​behavior or ​speech) ​sexual in an ​obvious and ​sociallyunacceptable way: lewd ​remarks
(Definition of lewd from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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