Definition of pirate


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • pirate is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 8 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • pirate is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 9 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of pirate

  • someone who robs at sea or plunders the land from the sea without having a commission from any sovereign nation (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. buccaneer
    2. sea robber
    3. sea rover

  • someone who uses another person's words or ideas as if they were his own (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. literary pirate
    2. plagiariser
    3. plagiarist
    4. plagiarizer

  • take arbitrarily or by force (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. commandeer
    2. highjack
    3. hijack

  • a ship that is manned by pirates (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. pirate ship

  • copy illegally; of published material (verb)

See definition of pirate in Merriam Webster