1. maroon, strand, abandon, forsake, desolate, desert

usage: leave stranded or isolated with little hope of rescue; "the travellers were marooned"

2. maroon, isolate, insulate

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


1. isolated, marooned, stranded, unaccompanied (vs. accompanied)

usage: cut off or left behind; "an isolated pawn"; "several stranded fish in a tide pool"; "travelers marooned by the blizzard"

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