- I(Roget's IV) n.Syn. counterfeiter, imitator, forger, literary vandal, plagiarizer, pirate, copier; see also cheat 1 , impostor .II(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun One who illicitly reproduces the artistic work, for example, of another: cribber, pirate, plagiarizes See GIVE, WORDS.
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plagiarist — (n.) 1670s, from plagiary plagiarist (see PLAGIARIZE (Cf. plagiarize)) + IST (Cf. ist). Related: Plagiaristic … Etymology dictionary
Plagiarist — Pla gia*rist, n. One who plagiarizes, or purloins the words, writings, or ideas of another, and passes them off as his own; a literary thief; a plagiary. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
plagiarist — plagiarize (also plagiarise) ► VERB ▪ take (the work or idea of someone else) and pass it off as one s own. DERIVATIVES plagiarism noun plagiarist noun plagiarizer noun. ORIGIN from Latin plagiarius kidnapper , from Greek plagion a kidnapping … English terms dictionary
plagiarist — noun see plagiarism … New Collegiate Dictionary
plagiarist — See plagiarism. * * * … Universalium
plagiarist — noun One who plagiarizes; or purloins the words, writings, or ideas of another, and passes them off as his or her own; a literary thief; a plagiary … Wiktionary
plagiarist — Synonyms and related words: Artful Dodger, Casanova, Don Juan, Machiavel, Machiavelli, Machiavellian, actor, ape, bamboozler, befuddler, beguiler, charmer, conformist, copier, copycat, copyist, copyright infringer, counterfeiter, cribber, cuckoo … Moby Thesaurus
plagiarist — plaÂ·giÂ·aÂ·rist || pleÉªdÊ’É™rÉªst n. one who copies another person s written work without giving the proper acknowledgement; one who uses another s patented or copyrighted materials without permission … English contemporary dictionary
plagiarist — n. 1. Plagiary, literary thief. 2. Plagiarism, crime of literary theft … New dictionary of synonyms
plagiarist — n (all chiefly in reference to literary material) pirate, vandal, robber, thief, pilferer, stealer, Inf. ripoff; imitator, forger, copier … A Note on the Style of the synonym finder