Definitions

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of plagiarise.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective copied and passed off as your own

Etymologies

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Examples

  • And in response to the Writing metapuzzle, greenlily provoked me into writing a piece of terrible McShep SGA fanfiction, badly plagiarised from the first chapter of The DaVinci Code.

    January 15th, 2007

  • Alexander Dumas, glorious authors, whom I delight to read save in my amorous correspondence, where a feminine mistake in orthography gives me more pleasure than a phrase plagiarised from George Sand, or a pathetic tirade stolen from a popular dramatist.

    The Cross of Berny

  • Apparently it's plagiarised from a Mayan ritual chant - well, it's awesome.

    Yale Daily News: Latest Issue

  • Apparently it's plagiarised from a Mayan ritual chant - well, it's awesome.

    Yale Daily News: Latest Issue

  • Paperchase forced to deny it 'plagiarised' British artist's work after Twitter campaign

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

  • Paperchase forced to deny it 'plagiarised' British artist's work after Twitter campaign

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

  • I see that this person defended you when it came to light that the prologue of your first book plagiarised wholesale from the first chapter of a best-selling author of heroic fantasy so high-profile in the field that he now has an award named after him.

    Archive 2010-01-01

  • It is not that "intellectual property" is "stolen" -- like a plagiarised sentence is somehow removed from the original work when it's spliced into the plagiarising text -- but that the terms of use have been breached.

    Archive 2010-02-01

  • We use the past tense because massive international online exposure forced the board to not only yank the report, as well as two others, but also compelled CEO Annne Golden to admit to Jesse Brown it had indeed been plagiarised.

    Entertainment industry bullshit

  • I see that this person defended you when it came to light that the prologue of your first book plagiarised wholesale from the first chapter of a best-selling author of heroic fantasy so high-profile in the field that he now has an award named after him.

    Oh Dear Dog

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