What does the word renegade mean?

Usage examples for renegade

  1. " The old fool has saved me some trouble," observed the renegade. – The Pacha of Many Tales by Captain Frederick Marryat
  2. Only that he's a renegade Englishman, a man who deserted from Kimberley to the Boers. – A Dash from Diamond City by George Manville Fenn
  3. I'll throttle you, you beastly renegade, that's willing to sell his own country- throttle you, do you hear? – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew