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plagiarize

[ pley-juh-rahyz, -jee-uh-rahyz ]
/ 藞ple瑟 d蕭蓹藢ra瑟z, -d蕭i 蓹藢ra瑟z /
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verb (used with object), pla路gia路rized, pla路gia路riz路ing.
to take and use by plagiarism.
to take and use ideas, passages, etc., from (another's work) by plagiarism.
verb (used without object), pla路gia路rized, pla路gia路riz路ing.
to commit plagiarism.
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Also especially British, pla路gia路rise .

Origin of plagiarize

First recorded in 1710鈥20; plagiar(ism) + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM plagiarize

pla路gia路riz路er, nounun路pla路gia路rized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for plagiarize

plagiarize

plagiarise

/ (藞ple瑟d蕭蓹藢ra瑟z) /

verb
to appropriate (ideas, passages, etc) from (another work or author)

Derived forms of plagiarize

plagiarizer or plagiariser, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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