Definitions for plagiarismˈpleɪ dʒəˌrɪz əm, -dʒi əˌrɪz-
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pla•gia•rismˈpleɪ dʒəˌrɪz əm, -dʒi əˌrɪz-(n.)
the unauthorized use of the language and thoughts of another author and the representation of them as one's own.
something used and represented in this manner.
Origin of plagiarism:
a piece of writing that has been copied from someone else and is presented as being your own work
plagiarism, plagiarization, plagiarisation, piracy(noun)
the act of plagiarizing; taking someone's words or ideas as if they were your own
The act of plagiarizing: the copying of another person's ideas, text or other creative work, and presenting it as one's own, especially without permission.
Though plagiarism in and of itself is not illegal, it is usually frowned upon; and many cases of plagiarism involve illegal copyright violation.
Text or other work resulting from this act.
The novel contained many instances of plagiarism; in fact, some entire passages were lifted verbatim from other novelists' work.
the act or practice of plagiarizing
that which plagiarized
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Passing off as one's own the work of another without credit.
Translations for plagiarism
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to copy texts or take ideas from someone else's work and use them as if they were one's own.
She was found guilty of plagiarism.
- إنتِحال مؤلِّف، سَرِقَه أدبيّة او فِكْرِيَّهArabic
- plágioPortuguese (BR)
- das PlagiatGerman
- سرقت ادبیFarsi
- גְנֵיבַת רַעיוֹנוֹתHebrew
- साहित्यिक चोरीHindi
- književa krađa, plagijatCroatian
- 표절, 도작, 표절물Korean
- plagiat, plagieringNorwegian
- plagiat, plagiatorstwoPolish
- سرقت ادبیPersian
- دبل چا افكار او ليكنې په خپل نوم تيرولPashto
- plagiering, plagiatSwedish
- eser hırsızlığıTurkish
- 剽竊Chinese (Trad.)
- فکر يا مضمون کي چوريUrdu
- sự đạo vănVietnamese
- 剽窃Chinese (Simp.)
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