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Maroon

Ma`roon´   Pronunciation: må`rŌn´
n.1.In the West Indies and Guiana, a fugitive slave, or a free negro, living in the mountains.
v. t.1.To put (a person) ashore on a desolate island or coast and leave him to his fate.
[imp. & p. p. Marooned ; p. pr. & vb. n. Marooning.]
Marooning party
a social excursion party that sojourns several days on the shore or in some retired place; a prolonged picnic.
- Bartlett.
a.1.Having the color called maroon. See 4th Maroon.
Maroon lake
lake prepared from madder, and distinguished for its transparency and the depth and durability of its color.
n.1.A brownish or dull red of any description, esp. of a scarlet cast rather than approaching crimson or purple.
2.An explosive shell. See Marron, 3.
Noun1.maroon - a person who is stranded (as on an island); "when the tide came in I was a maroon out there"
2.maroon - a dark purplish red to dark brownish red
3.maroon - an exploding firework used as a warning signal
Verb1.maroon - leave stranded or isolated withe little hope og rescue; "the travellers were marooned"
Synonyms: strand
2.maroon - leave stranded on a desert island without resources; "The mutinous sailors were marooned on an island"
Adj.1.maroon - dark brownish to purplish red
Synonyms: brownish-red
Titian, Titian-red, back out, beg off, bivouac, bricky, cardinal, carmine, carnation, carnelian, cast away, cerise, cherry, cherry-colored, cherry-red, crimson, cry off, damask, depart from, discard, drop out, encamp, evacuate, ferruginous, fiery, fire-red, flame-colored, flame-red, flaming, glowing, go back on, gules, hot, incarmined, inflamed, infrared, iron-red, isolate, jettison, jilt, lake-colored, laky, lateritious, leave, leave flat, lobster-red, lurid, port-wine, puce, pull out, quit, quit cold, red, red-dyed, red-looking, reddened, reddish, reddish-amber, reddish-brown, renege, rubicund, rubiginous, rubric, rubricose, ruby, ruby-colored, ruby-red, ruddied, ruddy, rufescent, rufous, rust, rust-red, rusty, say goodbye to, scarlet, seclude, stammel, stand down, strand, take leave of, tent, throw over, tile-red, vacate, vermilion, vinaceous, warm, wine, wine-colored, wine-red, withdraw
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