Etymology

porno (adj.)

1952 (Norman Mailer), short for pornographic.

updated on July 27, 2022

Definitions of porno from WordNet

porno (n.)
creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc.) of no literary or artistic value other than to stimulate sexual desire;
Synonyms: pornography / porn / erotica / smut
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