por·​nog·​ra·​pher | \ pȯr-ˈnä-grə-fər How to pronounce pornographer (audio) \

Definition of pornographer

: one who produces pornography

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Recent Examples on the Web This recipe features two words no food pornographer can resist: caramel and streusel. Tribune News Service, cleveland, "A pumpkin spice celebration for cheesecake lovers," 27 Oct. 2020 This same Walter Fritz later turns up in Florida as an auto parts dealer, an art dealer, and finally an internet pornographer. Daniel Burke, CNN, "How a mysterious man fooled a Harvard scholar into believing the 'Gospel of Jesus' Wife' was real," 14 Sep. 2020 The house long has been typecast as a den of iniquity, a fantasy hideout for rappers like Snoop Dogg and G-Eazy in their music videos or pornographer Jackie Treehorn in The Big Lebowski. Gary Baum, The Hollywood Reporter, "The Peculiar Life of the Man in the 'Big Lebowski' House: An NBA Superfan’s Wild L.A. Mansion," 12 Mar. 2020 Former Cincinnati police chief Carl Goodin was convicted of perjury and tampering with evidence in the wake of a scandal involving pornographer Larry Flynt. Cameron Knight,, "Corruption in Cincinnati: A brief history leading up to the latest Tamaya Dennard accusations," 28 Feb. 2020 Allegations that some of the transfers went to child pornographers in the Philippines triggered a furor that cost the bank’s chief executive his job and precipitated the chairman’s early departure. Edward Johnson | Bloomberg, Washington Post, "Why Heads Are Rolling at Another Big Australian Bank," 27 Nov. 2019 That’s why the FBI resorts to old-fashioned methods of going undercover as drug buyers, child pornographers, and hit men in an effort to catch criminals there. Brian Merchant, Harper's magazine, "Click Here to Kill," 31 Dec. 2019 The investigation by The Associated Press in 2018 found that Khawaja’s company, Allied Wallet, helped merchants engaging in a variety of scams, including pornographers, debt collectors, and offshore gamblers., "An influential political power broker who was a witness named in the Mueller report was among eight people charged with conspiring to conceal the source of excessive contributions to groups supporting Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, the Justice Department announced Tuesday.," 5 Dec. 2019 The federal investigation stemmed in part from AP’s reporting that showed the company aided pornographers, debt collectors and offshore gamblers to access the international banking system, often through dummy foreign corporations and fake websites. Washington Post, "Key Mueller witness, major Clinton and Trump donor charged with funneling $3.5 million in illegal contributions in 2016 U.S. elections," 4 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of pornographer

1847, in the meaning defined above

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“Pornographer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2021.

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