Focus on the pronunciation of cybersquatting
English definition of “cybersquatting”
/ˈsaɪbəˌskwɒtɪŋ/ noun [U]
› a situation in which someone pays to officially take a famous name as an internet address, so that they can later sell it for a high price to the person or organization with that name: The lawsuit claims both cybersquatting and trademark infringement. cybersquat verb [I] (-tt-) › The registration must be renewed or someone else can claim or cybersquat on your address. cybersquatter noun [C] › In many cases, the domain name that has been reserved by the cybersquatter has already been trademarked or service marked by another organization.