\ ˈpȯr-ne How to pronounce porny (audio) \
pornier; porniest

Definition of porny

: of, relating to, involved in, or being pornography

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Examples of porny in a Sentence

a collection of porny postcards of the type that American servicemen once brought back from Europe
Recent Examples on the Web Some of the entries were so porny-sounding that the Empress had to dab repeatedly at her tiara — even when the story turned out to be about slipping a Visa into the card-reading machine. Washington Post, "Style Invitational Week 1356: Ask Backwards 38," 31 Oct. 2019 Watching other races required going down one of three avenues: expensive pay-TV packages; a VPN that didn’t always work; or dodgy pirate streams, littered with porny pop-up ads and, likely viruses. Joe Lindsey, Outside Online, "Finally, a Legit Option to Watch the Top Bike Races," 4 May 2018

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First Known Use of porny

1961, in the meaning defined above

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“Porny.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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