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- n. The property of being lurid.
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- n. unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress)
- n. the journalistic use of subject matter that appeals to vulgar tastes
- n. the quality of being ghastly
lurid + -ness (Wiktionary)