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pirating

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act or pursuit of robbing ships at sea
  • officially sanctioned pirating used to be common among warring nations

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pirating

verb
present participle of pirate

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“Pirating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pirating. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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