Still, they were blissfully marooned on their little island of snow for another day until the snow melted enough that Alex could get to work.
The Memoires of a Frenchman, Captain Francois Peron (Paris, 182 4), who was marooned three years on the island (1792-1795), are of much interest.
He meets an old man marooned by the traffic.
Thousands of homes were marooned by floodwater, experts estimated the total damage bill could exceed £ 100 million.
She was marooned in a remote outpost of life, doomed only to be a distant watcher.