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porn

 (pôrn) Slang
n.
1.
a. Pornography.
b. A pornographic film or video.
2. Lurid or sensational material. Often used in combination: disaster porn.
3. Printed material featuring enticing photography: "quirky or scholarly garden books that would be lost in the spring flood of garden porn" (Michael Pollan).
adj.
Pornographic.

porn′y adj.
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porn

(pɔːn)
n
1. Also called: porno pornography
2. censorious publications or broadcasts that demonstrate an unhealthy or voyeuristic interest in a particular subject: property porn; food porn.
adj
Also: porno pornographic: porn movie; porno mag.
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porn

(pɔrn)

also por•no

(ˈpɔr noʊ)
Informal. n.
1. pornography.
adj.
2. pornographic.
[1960–65; by shortening]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.porn - creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc.) of no literary or artistic value other than to stimulate sexual desireporn - creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc.) of no literary or artistic value other than to stimulate sexual desire
child pornography, kiddie porn, kiddy porn - the illegal use of children in pornographic pictures or films
creation, creative activity - the human act of creating
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Translations
إَبَاحِيَّة
porno
porno
porno
pornografija
pornó
ポルノ
포르노
porr
tranh ảnh khiêu dâm

porn

[pɔːn]
A. Npornografía f, porno m
hard/soft pornpornografía f dura/blanda
B. CPD [magazine, video, actor] → porno inv
porn merchant Ntraficante mf en pornografía
porn shop Ntienda f de pornografía
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

porn

[ˈpɔːrn]
adj [site, film, mag] → porno; [star] → du porno
a porn film → un film porno
a porn mag → un magazine porno
nporno m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

porn

(inf)
nPornografie f; soft pornweicher Porno, Softporno m; hard pornharter Porno; hardcore pornHardcorepornografie f; child pornKinderpornografie f
adj magazine, film, videopornografisch; porn actorPornodarsteller m; porn shopPornoladen m (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

porn

[pɔːn] porno [ˈpɔːnəʊ] (fam)
1. nporno m inv
hard/soft porn → pornografia hard-core/soft-core
2. adj (film) → porno inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

porn

إَبَاحِيَّة porno porno Porno πορνό porno porno porno pornografija porno ポルノ 포르노 porno porno pornografia pornografia порнография porr ตัวย่อของหนังสือ ภาพ เรื่องเขียน หนังและศิลปะที่ลามก porno tranh ảnh khiêu dâm 色情品
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