copied copied  /ˈkɑ pid/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a reproduction of a written record (e.g. of a legal or school record)
  2. (n) a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing
  3. (n) matter to be printed; exclusive of graphical materials
  4. (n) material suitable for a journalistic account
  5. (v) copy down as is
  6. (v) reproduce someone's behavior or looks
  7. (v) reproduce or make an exact copy of
  8. (v) make a replica of

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Even then, Chanel clothes were as high-priced as any Paris couturier's: but only Chanel delighted in having her styles copied--and made accessible at low cost to millions.
  2. That insight enabled him, and the many builders who copied him, to put up houses fast and cheap.
  3. But engravings are typically copied from another source, like a drawing or painting.

News

  1. Family of NY student killed by police may sue

    FILE- This file photo copied from the 2010 Sleepy Hollow High School yearbook shows high school student Andrea Rebello. The family of the Hofstra student who was accidentally killed by a police officer on May 17, 2013, may be planning a lawsuit against Nassau County and its police.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

  2. LATEST NEWS

    FILE- This file photo copied from the 2010 Sleepy Hollow High School yearbook shows high school student Andrea Rebello. The family of the Hofstra student who was accidentally killed by a police officer on May 17, 2013, may be planning a lawsuit against Nassau County and its police.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

  3. NSA leaker recalled as shy, computer-focused teen

    As U.S. investigators begin a probe into how Edward Snowden copied highly classified materials and disseminated them to two news outlets, another looming question for Congress and the White House is why he decided to become disloyal to the government that sustained his family.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

Quotes

  1. "Given the side-by-side comparisons I've read, it seems clear Ms. Edwards copied considerable portions of previously published work and used them in her books without attribution to the original source," Roberts wrote in an e-mail to the AP....
    on Jan 10, 2008 By: Nora Roberts Source: Forbes

  2. "Any president who tells someone to shut up is an antidemocratic president," Morales said. "The arrogance of kings is a vice that shouldn't be copied."
    on Jul 1, 2008 By: Evo Morales Source: Newsweek

  3. "If you can remove coach Smith, there's no question in my mind that I've copied more things from Bob Knight than anyone else," Williams said.
    on Dec 8, 2006 By: Roy Williams Source: SI.com

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