On the second planet, they encounter a marooned astronaut named Dr. Mann, and a fistfight ensues.
The two marooned Americans keep running into each other at night in the hotel bar, and soon a relationship begins to form.
Peter remembered the time Charlie was marooned in the Press Club.
We have not all dreamed of Treasure-Islands and marooned sailors.
He was Allan Hartley, a man of forty-three, marooned in his own thirteen-year-old body, thirty years back in his own past.
Dick is marooned on an island, recovers his yacht and foils the kidnappers.
They were much more likely to get marooned on the ridge pole of the barn while pursuing some of their adventures.
By barrack and camp life the normal civilian intellect is, as it were, marooned.
And with this message the marooned trio on the island had to be content.
Just as well, perhaps, but here I was, marooned upon an island!
"very dark reddish-brown color," 1791, from French couleur marron, the color of a marron "chestnut," the large sweet chestnut of southern Europe (maroon in that sense was used in English from 1590s), from dialect of Lyons, ultimately from a word in a pre-Roman language, perhaps Ligurian; or from Greek maraon "sweet chestnut."
"put ashore on a desolate island or coast," 1724 (implied in marooning), earlier "to be lost in the wild" (1690s); from maron (n.) "fugitive black slave in the jungles of W.Indies and Dutch Guyana" (1660s), earlier symeron (1620s), from French marron, said to be a corruption of Spanish cimmaron "wild, untamed," from Old Spanish cimarra "thicket," probably from cima "summit, top" (from Latin cyma "sprout"), with a notion of living wild in the mountains. Related: Marooned.