porn

play
noun \ˈpȯrn\
variants: or less commonly

porno

play \ˈpȯr-(ˌ)nō\

Definition of porn

  1. 1 informal :  pornography watching porn —often used before another noun a porn star the porn industry a porno theater

  2. 2porno plural pornos informal :  a pornographic movie … the ex-silent starlet whose voice, unfit for sound-film consumption, relegated her to pornos … — John Simon

First Known Use of porn

1962

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