Results for pirate

Definitions of pirate:

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: verb

To take without right or permission, as the contents of books for republication; to counterfeit; to rob ships on the sea.

part of speech: noun

One who attempts to capture ships at sea: a sea- robber: one who steals or infringes a copyright.

part of speech: verb transitive

To take without permission, as books or writings.

part of speech: noun

A robber on the high seas; one who uses another's literary work without permission and claims it as his own product.

part of speech: noun

One who lives by robbing ships at sea; an armed ship employed by pirates; one who republishes the literary or artistic productions of another without leave.

part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

To rob at sea; to take and publish without permission or payment.

part of speech: adjective

Piratic, piratical.

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