verb (used without object)
Origin of picaroon
Examples from the Web for picaroon
Picaroon, a pirate or buccaneer originally; now an ordinary thief.The Slang Dictionary|John Camden Hotten
MacRae threw open his hatches and counted the salmon as they came flipping off the point of a picaroon.Poor Man's Rock|Bertrand W. Sinclair
I observed wretched devils playing here, whose whole standing kit would not have brought a picaroon at vendue.Impressions of America|Tyrone Power
He does little more than adopt that of the Spanish picaroon romance of the 16th and 17th century.
I stopped 'em back there a ways with my picaroon, when they sung out, an' they walked down here on the side planks.The Spinner's Book of Fiction|Various