plagiarize

[pley-juh-rahyz, -jee-uh-rahyz]
verb (used with object), plagiarized, plagiarizing.
1.
to take and use by plagiarism.
2.
to take and use ideas, passages, etc., from (another's work) by plagiarism.
verb (used without object), plagiarized, plagiarizing.
3.
to commit plagiarism.
Also, especially British, plagiarise.


Origin:
1710–20; plagiar(ism) + -ize

plagiarizer, noun
unplagiarized, adjective
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plagiarize or plagiarise (ˈpleɪdʒəˌraɪz)
 
vb
to appropriate (ideas, passages, etc) from (another work or author)
 
plagiarise or plagiarise
 
vb
 
'plagiarizer or plagiarise
 
n
 
'plagiariser or plagiarise
 
n

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