Napsterize - definition and synonyms

verb

or napsterize

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to distribute something (e.g. a book) owned by somebody else without paying for it. The term is derived from Napster, a software package designed for distributing music without charge or payment of royalties.

    When the music industry was “Napsterized” by free file-sharing, it suffered a blow from which it hasn’t recovered.

    Submitted on 05/10/2009