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lewd adj

: involving or being sexual conduct that is considered indecent or offensive
: licentious [convicted of and lascivious assault upon a child "National Law Journal"]
lewd·ly adv

lewd·ness n

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.