• Maverick Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) 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.
- (v. t.) To take a maverick.
• Maverick brand Definition & Synonyms
- () A brand originated by a dishonest cattleman, who, without owning any stock, gradually accumulates a herd by finding mavericks.