plagiarize Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
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Meaning of “plagiarize” - Learner’s Dictionary

plagiarize

verb [I, T] ( also UK -ise)
 
 
/ˈpleɪdʒəraɪz/
to copy someone else's work or ideasForgeryCopying and copiesCopying and copiesForgeryCheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
plagiarist
 
 
/ˈpleɪdʒərɪst/ noun [C]
someone who plagiarizesForgeryCopying and copiesCheating and trickingPlotting and trappingCopying and copiesForgery
Translations of “plagiarize”
in Arabic يَنتَحِل…
in Korean 표절하다…
in Malaysian menjiplak…
in French plagier…
in Turkish aşırmak, eserlerden alıntı hırsızlığı yapmak…
in Italian plagiare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 剽竊,抄襲…
in Russian заниматься плагиатом…
in Polish popełniać plagiat…
in Vietnamese đạo văn…
in Spanish plagiar…
in Portuguese plagiar…
in Thai ขโมยความคิด…
in German abschreiben…
in Catalan plagiar…
in Japanese (~を)盗作する, 盗用する…
in Indonesian menjiplak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剽窃,抄袭…
(Definition of plagiarize from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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