Meaning of Marooning



English: Marooning
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Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Definition: 1

to put ashore and abandon on a desolate island or coast by way of punishment or the like, as was done by buccaneers.

Definition: 2

to place in an isolated and often dangerous position: The rising floodwaters marooned us on top of the house.

Definition: 3

to abandon and leave without aid or resources: Having lost all his money, he was marooned in the strange city.

Definition: 4

(often initial capital letter) any of a group of blacks, descended from fugitive slaves of the 17th and 18th centuries, living in the West Indies and Guiana, especially in mountainous areas.

Definition: 5

a person who is marooned: Robinson Crusoe lived for years as a maroon.