X: That settles it...You're definitely a Maverick!
Spark Mandrill: X... You showed up.
X: Spark Mandrill. Do us both a favor and surrender peacefully.
Spark Mandrill: I don't think so, X. Oppose me and I'll crush you!
X: Sounds like you've gone Maverick. Your time has come, Spark Mandrill!
Dude: Hey man, gimme some dope.
Guy: How much you got?
Dude: Five bucks. I'll pay ya the rest later.
Guy: That's it, you've definitely gone maverick!
1974 Ford Maverick Grabber
A: Well, Senator McCain is a maverick, and I'm a maverick and a hockey mom, which is a lot like a pit bull with lipstick. I may not be answering your question the way you and the liberal media want me to answer it, but that's because I'm a maverick. And Senator McCain is a maverick, but without the lipstick. Did I mention that we're mavericks?
See synonym at loner.
2. In common parlance in the western world to mean one who seems to 'float' between many friend circles, always bored or never satisfied by one clique.
3. Someone who doesn't follow.
See synonym at leader.
Girl 1: "Yeah, he's kind of weird..."
Guy 2: "He's just a maverick"