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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An exploding firework used as a warning signal; A dark purplish-red to dark brownish-red color; v. - Leave stranded on a desert island without resources;

Usage examples (35)
  • The farm was completely cut off and the immediate problem was to get food and blankets through to the marooned families.
  • When the tide came in I was a maroon out there
  • He should be available for his final game in maroon and gold.
  • It's like saying "Compared to black, a very dark maroon is a light colour". for more
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