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1picaroon

noun pic·a·roon \ˌpi-kə-ˈrün\

Definition of PICAROON

1
:  pirate
2
:  picaro

Variants of PICAROON

pic·a·roon or pick·a·roon \ˌpi-kə-ˈrün\

Origin of PICAROON

Spanish picarón, augmentative of pícaro
First Known Use: 1624

2picaroon

verb

Definition of PICAROON

intransitive verb
:  to act as a pirate

First Known Use of PICAROON

1625

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