Definition of Piracy:
Copyright: Unauthorized reproduction of an intellectual property in infringement of copyright law. Twenty percent of software used in the world is said to be pirated (softlifted).
The practice of attacking and robbing ships at sea.
Marine insurance: Risk of revolt and plunder by a ships crew or passengers, or other criminal violence committed at sea. Piracy is normally covered in standard marine policies.
Synonyms of Piracy
Robbery at sea, Freebooting
How to use Piracy in a sentence?
- Recent examples of Somalian piracy includes raids on ships carrying supplies for the UN World Food Programme.
Meaning of Piracy & Piracy Definition