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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The stealing of passages from the writings of another and publishing them as one's own.

Usage examples (35)
  • I suppose that now if I ever wrote a play about myself, I'd be sued for plagiarism.
  • Too bad you don't know what the word plagiarism means.
  • And Littwin will now have to put the word plagiarism back in the dictionary.
  • I call plagiarism by 'Anonymous' who copypasted this-- and much else--without attribution: for more
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