Translation of copyright in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːpiraɪt; ˈkɒpirait/


uncountable/no numerable
  • copyright (masculine), derechos (masculine plural) de reproducción to hold the copyright on sth tener* el copyright or los derechos de algo it comes out of copyright next year el copyright vence or los derechos vencen el año que viene
    More example sentences
    • It compels the sharing of that amount between the owner of copyright in the artistic work and the owner of copyright in the literary work.
    • The possession of copyright in published material may also lead to a conclusion of dominance if the relevant market is drawn tightly.
    • In most countries, organisations have been created which control the exercise of copyright in performing and recording rights.


  • this film is copyright todos los derechos de esta película están reservados, esta película está protegida por copyright

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • obtener* el copyright de, registrar los derechos de

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