someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action
an unbranded range animal (especially a stray calf); belongs to the first person who puts a brand on it
independent in behavior or thought;
"she led a somewhat irregular private life"
- Politically, she's a bit of a maverick.
- The Republican maverick was disliked and distrusted by too many in the party.
- Robby was a maverick vice cop, never doing things in legal way.
- The maverick Republican has been facing some harsh rhetoric from the far-right.
He was an original thinker, a maverick who would not be silenced.出自： A. Hailey
Minna..had always been a maverick, the odd one out in a solid, conservative family.出自： M. Sarton