- 1to leave someone in a place that they cannot escape from, for example an island synonym strand
- 2 “Lord of the Flies” is a novel about English schoolboys marooned on a desert island. The car was marooned by floods.
NAmE//məˈrun//[usually passive] maroon somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they maroon
he / she / it maroons
past simple marooned
-ing form marooning