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But I never believed in them as devoutly as I believed in the destruction of that infernal picaroon.
THE WING-AND-WINGJ. FENIMORE COOPER
I observed wretched devils playing here, whose whole standing kit would not have brought a picaroon at vendue.
On the way from Genoa to Messina Irving's vessel was boarded by a piratical picaroon.
WASHINGTON IRVINGHENRY W. BOYNTON
MacRae threw open his hatches and counted the salmon as they came flipping off the point of a picaroon.
POOR MAN'S ROCKBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Picaroon, a pirate or buccaneer originally; now an ordinary thief.
THE SLANG DICTIONARYJOHN CAMDEN HOTTEN
I stopped 'em back there a ways with my picaroon, when they sung out, an' they walked down here on the side planks.
He does little more than adopt that of the Spanish picaroon romance of the 16th and 17th century.
If we go on in this manner, said he, we shall be the prey of every picaroon on the ocean.

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