- The definition of N-17 is a movie or film rating indicating that the movie contains adult content and should not be seen by people under the age of 17.
An example of NC 17 is a movie containing an extensive amount of sex and violence.
a film rating meaning “no children under seventeen admitted”: it indicates that no one under the age of seventeen may be admitted to see the film
- (of a movie) Only suitable for adults.
- This is a film-industry rating in the United States, officially granted by the Motion Picture Association of America.