picaroon

  • 1 Picaroon — Pic a*roon , n. [Sp. picaron, aug. of picaro roguish, n., a rogue.] One who plunders; especially, a plunderer of wrecks; a pirate; a corsair; a marauder; a sharper. Sir W. Temple. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 picaroon — [pik΄ə ro͞on′] n. [Sp picaron < pícaro] 1. PICARO 2. a pirate or pirate ship …

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  • 3 picaroon — I. noun or pickaroon Etymology: Spanish picarón, augmentative of pícaro Date: 1624 1. pirate 2. picaro II. intransitive verb Date: 1625 to act as a pirate …

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  • 4 picaroon — /pik euh roohn /, n. 1. a rogue, vagabond, thief, or brigand. 2. a pirate or corsair. v.i. 3. to act or operate as a pirate or brigand. Also, pickaroon. [1615 25; < Sp picarón, aug. of pícaro PICARO] * * * …

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  • 5 picaroon — 1. noun /ˌpɪkəˈruːn/ a) A pirate or picaro. b) A pirate ship. Syn: corsair, pirate, privateer, brigand, knave …

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  • 6 picaroon — pic·a·roon || ‚pɪkÉ™ ruːn n. thief, robber; rogue, scoundrel; adventurer v. rob, plunder, steal …

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  • 7 picaroon — [ˌpɪkə ru:n] noun archaic an outlaw, pirate, or criminal. Origin C17: from Sp. picarón, augmentative of picaro rogue …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 8 picaroon — n. 1. Rogue, cheat, adventurer. 2. [Written also Pickeroon] Pirate, corsair, buccaneer, freebooter, marauder, sea robber, sea rover, plunderer …

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  • 9 picaroon — n 1. rogue, rascal, rapscallion, devil, mischief maker, scamp, Inf. scalawag; scoundrel, villain, knave, blackguard, miscreant, reprobate, black sheep, good for nothing, prodigal, Inf. rip; caitiff, rotter, felon, ruffian, riffraff, recreant,… …

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  • 10 picaroon — pic·a·roon …

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  • 11 picaroon — pic•a•roon [[t]ˌpɪk əˈrun[/t]] n. 1) a rogue, vagabond, thief, or brigand 2) a pirate or corsair • Etymology: 1615–25; < Sp picarón, aug. of pícaro picaro …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 picaroon — /pɪkəˈrun/ (say pikuh roohn) noun 1. a rogue, thief, or brigand. 2. a pirate or corsair. –verb (i) 3. to act or cruise as a brigand or pirate. Also, picaro. {Spanish picarón, augmentative of picaro rogue. See picaresque} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 picaroon — /pikaruwn/ A robber; a plunderer …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 14 picaroon — A robber …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 15 picaroon — n. 1 a a rogue. b a thief. 2 a a pirate. b a pirate ship. Etymology: Sp. picaroacuten (as PICARESQUE) …

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  • 19 pic|a|roon — «PIHK uh ROON», noun, verb. –n. 1. a rogue, thief, or brigand: »I see in thy countenance something of the pedlar something of the picaroon (Scott). 2. a pirate: »He was somewhat of a trader, something more of a smuggler, with a considerable dash… …

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