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lūrĭdus , a, um, adj. luror,
I.pale yellow, sallow, wan, ghastly, lurid.
I. Lit.: luridi supra modum pallidi, Paul. ex Fest. p. 120; cf.: luridus, ὠχρός, πέλιος, ἰκτερικός, ὑπώπιος, Gloss. Philox.: “luridus Orcus,Hor. C. 3, 4, 74: “pallor,Ov. M. 4, 267: “dentes,Hor. C. 4, 13, 10: “bilis,Sen. Ep. 95; cf.: viden tu illi maculari corpus maculis luridis, *Plaut. Capt. 3, 4, 63: “sol,Plin. Ep. 6, 20 fin.: “luna,Sen. Med. 790.—
II. Transf., that renders pale or ghastly: “horror,Ov. M. 14, 198: “aconita,id. ib. 1, 147: “mors,Sil. 13, 560.
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    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 14.198
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 1.147
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 4.267
    • Plautus, Captivi, 3.4
    • Pliny the Younger, Epistulae, 6.20
    • Seneca, Medea, 790
    • Seneca, Epistulae, 95
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