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3 hinting at or intended to call to mind matters regarded as indecent
  • a nearby diner kept telling lewd jokes until we told him to shut up

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The first known use of lewd was in the 14th century

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“Lewd.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lewd. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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