Plagiarize: to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own; use
Merriam-Webster Dictionary, Britannica Online Academic Ed., 2011
Here are just a few examples of plagiarism:
Think about it: how can parents and/or tutors assist students with homework in an ethical manner?
You've finally gotten through a busy school day, attended drama rehearsal, finished all of your homework, and are ready for bed. You're tired! Suddenly you remember that you also have a Spanish translation due tomorrow. What should you do? Click on each of the choices below:
The word plagiarism comes from the Latin word plagiarius which means "kidnapper." You don't want to kidnap someone else's idea, right?