[[t]lju͟ːd, AM lu͟ːd[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED (disapproval)
If you describe someone's behaviour as lewd, you are critical of it because it is sexual in a rude and unpleasant way.

Drew spends all day eyeing up the women and making lewd comments.

Derived words:
lewdness N-UNCOUNT

The critics condemned the play for lewdness.

English dictionary. 2008.


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