transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva) [castaway] abandonar ([ en una isla desierta ]) the place was marooned by the floods el lugar quedó aislado por las inundaciones I was marooned with that bore all evening no me pude escapar de aquel pesado en toda la nocheMore example sentences
- She stumbled on to an island where she was marooned.
- Earlier this year he spoke of the irony of having so many women interested in him when he is marooned on the island.
- On the way to South America, the ship sinks and he is marooned on an island.