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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: lurid

Deutsch Englisch
grell lurid
schrecklich lurid
grässlich (schrecklich) lurid
schauerlich lurid
düsterrot (Flammen) lurid
grell (Farben) lurid
geisterhaft lurid
düster (bes. fig.) lurid
finster (bes. fig.) lurid
unheimlich (bes. fig.) lurid
fahl (Licht etc.) lurid
gespenstisch (Licht etc.) lurid
schmutzig braun (bot., zool.) lurid


At first it was but a lurid spark upon the stone pavement.
Then it was withdrawn as suddenly as it appeared, and all was dark again save the single lurid spark which marked a chink between the stones.
It was a shock to me to turn from the wonderful smoky beauty of a sunset over London, with its lurid lights and inky shadows and all the marvellous tints that come on foul clouds even as on foul water, and to realise all the grim sternness of my own cold stone building, with its wealth of breathing misery, and my own desolate heart to endure it all.
Yesterday I was almost willing to accept Van Helsing’s monstrous ideas; but now they seem to start out lurid before me as outrages on common sense.
It is a dull yet lurid orange in some places, a sickly sulphur tint in others.
For in his eyes I read some lurid woe would shrivel me up, had I it.
A night very lurid Grendel comes to Heorot.
Though not an implicit believer in the lurid story narrated (or the eggsniping transaction for that matter despite William Tell and the Lazarillo-Don Cesar de Bazan incident depicted in Maritana on which occasion the former’s ball passed through the latter’s hat) having detected a discrepancy between his name (assuming he was the person he represented himself to be and not sailing under false colours after having boxed the compass on the strict q.t. somewhere) and the fictitious addressee of the missive which made him nourish some suspicions of our friend’s bona fides nevertheless it reminded him in a way of a longcherished plan he meant to one day realise some Wednesday or Saturday of travelling to London via long sea not to say that he had ever travelled extensively to any great extent but he was at heart a born adventurer though by a trick of fate he had consistently remained a landlubber except you call going to Holyhead which was his longest.
The impervious navigator heard these lurid tidings, undismayed.
But you must think of that lonely death in the tawdry dressing-room simply as a strange lurid fragment from some Jacobean tragedy, as a wonderful scene from Webster, or Ford, or Cyril Tourneur.

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