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GenderMasculine
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.MAV-ə-rik
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Meaning & History

Derived from the English word maverick meaning "independent". The word itself is derived from the surname of a 19th-century Texas rancher who did not brand his calves.

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Entry updated October 11, 2012   Contribute