Describing material that is considered inappropriate or explicit for children or general audiences, often due to sexual content or violence.
From the rating system used in the motion picture industry, where x was originally used to indicate adult films.
- The movie theater only allowed adults to view the x-rated film.
- The x-rated images were hidden behind a password-protected page on the website.
- The x-rated novel was banned in several countries for its explicit content.
- The parents were shocked to find x-rated content on their children's phone.
- The x-rated movie was only available in a few select video stores that specialized in adult films.