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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An unbranded range animal (especially a stray calf); Someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action adj. - Independent in behavior or thought.

Usage examples (37)
  • Both candidates are regarded as political mavericks and driven by a rebel heart.
  • If you understand that the word maverick is code for undisciplined.
  • As opposed to using the term maverick, how about a list of how mavericky he has been.
  • Why does he and others think that being a maverick is a good thing. for more
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