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Definition of Maverick

Maverick

  1. In the southwestern part of the united States, a bullock or heifer that has not been branded, and is unclaimed or wild; -- said to be from Maverick, the name of a cattle owner in Texas who neglected to brand his cattle.
  2. To take a maverick.

Maverick Quotations

History will dictate what my legacy is. And 'maverick' is fine, because I am.
Al Davis

I've seen that phenomenally successful people believe they can learn something from everybody. I call them 'mavericks with mentors.' Richard Branson, for instance, is a total maverick but he surrounds himself with incredibly successful, smart people and he listens to them.
Brendon Burchard

Maverick is a word which appeals to me more than misfit. Maverick is active, misfit is passive.
Alan Rickman

The whole world loves a maverick and the whole world wants the maverick to achieve something nobler than simple rebellion.
Kevin Patterson

Dirty Harry, for example. Clint Eastwood was not a rogue cop. He was a maverick cop, but he was a good guy.
Charlton Heston
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Maverick Translations

maverick in Swedish is politisk vilde, ensamvarg