plagiarist


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pla·gia·rism

 (plā′jə-rĭz′əm)
n.
1. The act or behavior of plagiarizing.
2. An instance of plagiarizing, especially a passage that is taken from the work of one person and reproduced in the work of another without attribution.

[From plagiary.]

pla′gia·rist n.
pla′gia·ris′tic adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plagiarist - someone who uses another person's words or ideas as if they were his ownplagiarist - someone who uses another person's words or ideas as if they were his own
stealer, thief - a criminal who takes property belonging to someone else with the intention of keeping it or selling it

plagiarist

noun
One who illicitly reproduces the artistic work, for example, of another:
Translations

plagiarist

[ˈpleɪdʒɪərɪst] Nplagiario/a m/f

plagiarist

[ˈpleɪdʒərɪst] nplagiaire m/f

plagiarist

nPlagiator(in) m(f)

plagiarist

[ˈpleɪdʒjərɪst] nplagiario/a
References in classic literature ?
The effect ought logically to have been ruinous for the plagiarist, but it was really nothing of the kind.
There have been many articles that seek to identify the extent of plagiarism and understand why students become plagiarist.
In particular, it called Sotto 'the rapist, plagiarist, and bigot who called all single mothers as good for thing but accidental whores.
4 Plagiarism, also known as 'academic kidnap', can be in the form of plagiarism of ideas; 'word-for-word' or direct-text plagiarism; mosaic plagiarism where the plagiarist intertwines his/her views with those of the primary source and thus presents an erroneous complex write-up; and self-plagiarism where the plagiarist steals his/her own work.
The man is an unrepentant reactionary, an obvious phony and -- the gravest charge that could be levelled against a performing artist -- an incorrigible plagiarist.
I knew Melania Trump wasn't a plagiarist even before her husband's campaign finally identified the staffer who "inadvertently" lifted material from Michelle Obama's 2008 speech and inserted it, barely altered, into Melania's speech for the 2016 Republican National Convention.
The plagiarist intends that the reader will presume the author has paraphrased what is actually directly lifted verbiage.
Ostrovsky, as it turns out, is a serial plagiarist, routinely posting jokes, tweets, and images made by other writers and performers as his own, and failing to attribute them to their sources, or simply cropping out the Twitter avatars of the original posters.
Every time I make this dinner, guests tell me I should write a cookbook That's when I let them know I'm a pure culinary plagiarist and adopted (stole) my recipe from Hank Shaw's hon-est-food.
One 19th-century plagiarist, William Ireland, for years ran a profitable business in fake Shakespeare documents that he created in his workshop.
Either way, plagiarist Virginia Jenks is dead, and it's up to Joe to find out what happened.