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Overview of noun maroon

The noun maroon has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. 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 color)

3. maroon

(an exploding firework used as a warning signal)

Overview of verb maroon

The verb maroon has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) maroon, strand

(leave stranded or isolated with little hope of rescue; "the travellers were marooned")

2. maroon

(leave stranded on a desert island without resources; "The mutinous sailors were marooned on an island")

Overview of adj maroon

The adj maroon has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) maroon, brownish-red

(of dark brownish to purplish red) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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