Definition of X-rated in English:


Syllabification: X-rat·ed
Pronunciation: /ˈeks ˌrātid


  • 1Pornographic or indecent: there was some X-rated humor
    More example sentences
    • Can you tell your dad or mom that you accidentally came across some X-rated stuff that bothered you?
    • Like Harry Potter, this X-rated adult book concerns the battle between good and evil.
    • Because when they had tried to access X-rated porn sites, they couldn't get past the filters.
    adult, hard-core, pornographic, blue, triple-X, XXX
  • 1.1(Of a movie) given an X classification (see X2).
    More example sentences
    • Soon she accepted offers to perform in X-rated films, which changed her life forever.
    • Even the inmates lawyer agrees that X-rated films are within the government's right to legislate.
    • This didn't seem to be a problem, until one manager booked a X-rated film.

More definitions of X-rated

Definition of X-rated in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day gussy
Pronunciation: ˈgəsē
make more attractive