Landless or masterless peasant soldiers or samurai who through dishonor or the loss of their masters were forced to wander Japan until some other lord would accept their services.
It was difficult for ronin to find new employment.
by ♫ Highway to Hell ♫ June 24, 2011
Get the Ronin mug.
Guy 1: Damn, Johnny is a fucking gangster. Do you know what gang he's in?
Guy 2: Johnny is not in a gang, he is a ronin.
by YeloHydrant315 April 17, 2016
Get the Ronin mug.
\Ro"nin"\, noun: In Japan, under the feudal system, a samurai who had renounced his clan or who had been discharged or ostracized and had become a wanderer without a lord; an outcast; an outlaw. a lordless samurai, esp. one whose feudal lord had been deprived of his territory. The Japanese word “ronin” (pronounced rô-nçn) refers to a roving, mercenary samurai who serves no master or warlord.
by anonymous November 2, 2003
Get the Ronin mug.
Ronin is a straight god. Hes a gangster and can beat the fuck outta anyone who tries to fight him. He is insanely strong and can get any girl he wants. Everyone loves him and he is really popular and funny.
Yo, this kid wants to fight me Im boutta beat him
Nah, dude that's ronin he'll beat the fuck outta you

Who is that he is so hot
Oh my god that's ronin
by Godman776 May 12, 2020
Get the Ronin mug.
In the BDSM world, Ronin refers to a subordinate who is without a Dominant but still considers themselves as living the lifestyle.
More often than not they are usually just looking for a good fit for their D/s preferences and not willing to settle
"Yo, Jenny's a sub and single right? She's still hitting up Munches and events. She's definitely a Ronin, bro."
by Uncle McFlirty March 13, 2023
Get the Ronin mug.
Ronin is the hottest person you will ever meet
by Bangs shana August 23, 2022
Get the Ronin mug.
Japanese slang for a college dropout or somebody who failed the college entrance exam.
by Jay E. October 6, 2003
Get the Ronin mug.