noun, plural pla·gia·ries.
Origin of plagiary
Examples from the Web for plagiary
This fact may exempt him, even in the eyes of too patriotic American critics, from “the common blame of a plagiary.”A Collection of Ballads|Andrew Lang
Plagiary existed, and was very common, but was not known as a sin.An Autobiography|Anthony Trollope
The sin of plagiary is a development of modern civilisation.Chaucer and His Times|Grace E. Hadow
It may be that many a successful author has been a plagiarist, but no author ever succeeded because of his plagiary.Americanisms and Briticisms|Brander Matthews
However, when Quinault said that a lady was in the case, the plagiary was forgiven.Popular Tales|Charles Perrault