noun, plural pic·a·ros.
Origin of picaro
Examples from the Web for picaro
There was enough of the “picaro” in his countenance, to inspire me with confidence that he could be suborned for my purpose.The Bandolero|Mayne Reid
The picaro, in fact, is the direct descendant and the legitimate child of the debased knight-errant.
Well, picaro,” I said to the man who was moaning, “what is the matter with you?A Middy of the King|Harry Collingwood
It portrays the life and fortunes of the picaro—the adventurer who tries all roads to fortune.East Anglia|J. Ewing Ritchie
The successor of the knight-errant, the picaro, was a good deal like the last of the line preceding, with much the same features.