soft-core

[ sawft-kawr, -kohr, soft- ]
/ ˈsɔftˈkɔr, -ˈkoʊr, ˈsɒft- /

adjective

of, relating to, or containing sexually arousing depictions that are not fully explicit: soft-core pornography.Compare hard-core(def 2).

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Origin of soft-core

First recorded in 1965–70
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soft-core

adjective

(of pornography) suggestive and titillating through not being totally explicit or detailed
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