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synonyms for piracy

  • copying
  • hijacking
  • infringement
  • plagiarism
  • theft
  • bootlegging
  • buccaneering
  • rapine
  • stealing
  • swashbuckling
  • commandeering
  • freebooting
  • marauding
  • pirating
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Much of the piracy appears to be coming from the US and India.
“WONDER WOMAN 1984” FORESHADOWS HOLLYWOOD’S GIANT PIRACY PROBLEMADAM EPSTEINJANUARY 5, 2021QUARTZ
With governments preoccupied by the public health crisis, they’ve had fewer resources to devote to combating piracy.
HEY JOE: WELCOME TO THE NEW WORLD ORDERDANIEL MALLOYJANUARY 3, 2021OZY
It was not designed to deal with piracy at the scale that was about to erupt.
ART HAS BEEN BRUTALIZED BY TECH’S GIANTS. HOW CAN IT SURVIVE?KONSTANTIN KAKAESDECEMBER 23, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The most common technique to limit piracy is by adding watermarks that help trace which customer originally received the movie.
MOVIE PIRACY IS ON THE RISE AS STUDIOS BYPASS THEATRICAL RELEASESRADMARYAOCTOBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
For years, piracy attacks on major shipping routes have been on a decline.
IS MARITIME PIRACY BACK FROM THE DEAD?EROMO EGBEJULEAUGUST 25, 2020OZY
William Kidd with others executed at Execution dock, London, for piracy.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
It was the beginning of a policy which was to put an end to the piracy which had prevailed for centuries on those waters.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
If you give me those documents, I will show them to the Captain—but he is not the sort of man—this is mere piracy, after all!
THE LORD OF THE SEAM. P. SHIEL
When the victim of Algerian piracy stood on the deck, dripping and indignant, and told his tale of woe, we were delighted.
HUMANLY SPEAKINGSAMUEL MCCHORD CROTHERS
He used to make voyages from port to port, partly for commerce, but more especially for piracy.
FEMALE WARRIORS, VOL. I (OF 2)ELLEN C. CLAYTON
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WORDS RELATED TO PIRACY

  • bootlegging
  • counterfeiting
  • crime
  • dealing
  • goods
  • moonshine
  • piracy
  • plunder
  • poaching
  • rum-running
  • smuggling
  • stuff
  • swag
  • theft
  • trafficking
  • violation
  • wetbacking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.