anti-pornography

adjective
an·​ti-por·​nog·​ra·​phy | \ ˌan-tē-pȯr-ˈnä-grə-fē How to pronounce anti-pornography (audio) , ˌan-tī-\
variants: or antipornography

Definition of anti-pornography

: opposed to pornography … a growing antipornography movement that condemns explicit films not on traditional moral or religious grounds, but by saying they degrade women and perpetuate inequality.— John R. Wilke

First Known Use of anti-pornography

1922, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about anti-pornography

Statistics for anti-pornography

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for anti-pornography

The first known use of anti-pornography was in 1922

See more words from the same year

Comments on anti-pornography

What made you want to look up anti-pornography? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

providing supplementary assistance

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!