Definition of porny in English:


Pronunciation /ˈpôrnē/ /ˈpɔrni/

adjectivepornier, porniest

  • Pornographic.

    • ‘porny photos’
    • ‘Will we ever be your respected equals instead of your porny eye candy?’
    • ‘I know, that sentence sounds vaguely porny on this end too.’
    • ‘This is especially true in yoga class, where getting into a camel pose - thrusting your hips forward while kneeling- can feel, well, a bit "porny".’
    • ‘The characters indulge in endless porny sex and there are very few ethical moorings.’
    • ‘My husband is a fan of the racier/pornier stuff written under a pen name.’


1960s from porn + -y.