Definition of lewdness:
bawdiness, eroticism, fleshliness, vulgarness, impureness, nymphomania, carnal passion, bodily appetite, decent, smut, blueness, salacity, scurrility, profligacy, dirtiness, sensuous desire, sensuality, crudity, coarseness, libidinousness, evilness, pruriency, salaciousness, vulgarity, evilness, pederasty, boorishness, erotism, grossness, vulgarism, incest, lecherousness, fleshly lust, lasciviousness, raunchiness, prurience, licentiousness, dirt, lustfulness, crudeness, debauchery, scurrilousness, evil-mindedness, satyriasis, foulness, depravity, lechery, corruption, incontinency, sadism, profaneness, unnatural desires, filth, ribaldry, aphrodisia, nastiness, dissoluteness, vileness, carnality, voluptuousness, wantonness, indelicacy, corruptness, filthiness, pornography, impurity, unchastity, incestuousness, profanity, obscenity, evil, raunch, dirty word, concupiscence, brutishness, ruttishness, indecency, smuttiness, incontinence, lubricity.
Holding in her imperial hands the register of cardinal sins, she fancied that she could be indulgent for six of them, and keep all her severity for the seventh, lewdness, which in her estimation could not be forgiven.- "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
- "Thoughts on Missions", Sheldon Dibble.
But in secret they console their miserable imaginations with unclean pictures of back- street lewdness, cheap, and regulated, and almost undangerous for their health and the welfare of their families.- "The Created Legend", Feodor Sologub.