Pirate

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Definition

to pirate (a software program): to illegally copy (a software program)
verb

a pirate: a person who steals at sea
noun

Examples

  • "What do you think about pirates?"
  • "Brent : Pirates?"
  • "Not that kind of pirate."
  • "Rupert : The Dutch Navy has encircled the boat, and is communicating with the pirates via loudspeaker."
  • "Jean : When I was little, I always wanted to be a pirate, to sail the seven seas and look for treasures and use my sword."
  • "Rupert : The pirates are demanding a ransom of $2 million for the safe return of the hostages, believed to be a couple in their thirties."
  • "Did the pirates shoot someone?"
  • "I don't want you pirating illegal copies of a software program. I will not tolerate bootlegged software in our offices because of legal concerns."
  • "I'm here because two European tourists - Dutch to be precise - have been taken hostage by pirates."

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