pirate - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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/ˈpaɪrət/
singularpirate
pluralpirates
  1. 1
    someone who attacks ships while they are sailing in order to steal things from them
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  2. 2
    someone who illegally makes and sells copies of computer programs, books, videos, or CDs
    1. a.
      [only before noun] made by copying something illegally

derived word

piratical

 

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/paɪˈrætɪk(ə)l/
adjective