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Then came the builders of the Hoover Dam, bringing their paychecks and preferences to the town known for “lewd women.”

Department heads and deans know which professors try to date students or use lewd behavior.

People feel entitled to Nina’s time and attention, and she’s suffered so many lewd remarks and wandering hands that, “she’d perfected the art of standing close without touching” when fans lean in for a photo.

Only weeks before, lawyers announced that the team had reached a confidential settlement to resolve a legal battle over secretly-produced lewd videos featuring unsuspecting women it its cheerleading program.

The subject of outcry and law enforcement investigations for years, RubMaps allows anonymous users to describe in lewd detail the services they receive at spas and similar businesses.

One interpretation suggests he is the embodiment of whisky, a lewd allusion to a tenured tradition of Scottish alcoholism.

He was arrested the same day on felony charges of forcible rape, lewd acts on a minor, and kidnapping to commit a sexual offense.

So there we have it: another lewd, dull-witted performance has sent America into a tailspin of indignation.

Elementary School in Los Angeles, has so far been charged with 15 counts of sexual abuse and lewd acts on a child.

The trial brought accusations of lewd rabble-rousing and rampant sexism at corporate events—bad publicity to say the least.

These fellows had their pipes and cigars going; they were full of fun, and yet Jim could not hear an oath or a lewd word.

For the temple was full of the riot and revellings of the Gentiles: and of men lying with lewd women.

At times he actually invited lewd confidences though making every pretence of anger when they were imparted to him.

I was therefore conducted to this house, which was filled partly with sick people, partly with a lewd rabble.

One of my companions seized her by the arm with a lewd jest, when all at once Rimnez stepped between.


On this page you'll find 123 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lewd, such as: bawdy, coarse, erotic, lascivious, naughty, and obscene.

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