Definitions for picaroonˌpɪk əˈrun

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pic•a•roonˌpɪk əˈrun(n.)

  1. a rogue, vagabond, thief, or brigand.

  2. a pirate or corsair.

Origin of picaroon:

1615–25; < Sp picarón, aug. of pícaropicaro


  1. picaroon(Noun)

    A pirate or picaro.

  2. picaroon(Noun)

    A pirate ship.

  3. picaroon(Noun)

    A rogue.

  4. picaroon(Verb)

    To behave as a pirate.

  5. Origin: From picarón, from pícaro "rogue".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Picaroon(noun)

    one who plunders; especially, a plunderer of wrecks; a pirate; a corsair; a marauder; a sharper


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