Definitions for "Maroon"
Keywords:  loud, pyrotechnic, bang, bomb, rocket
An explosive shell. See Marron, 3.
pyrotechnic device which when detonated produces a very loud bang and explosive force. Used not only to generate bangs, but also to fire confetti from a confetti cannon. Due to the force generated when they detonate, maroons should always be detonated in either a confetti cannon or bomb tank.
A very loud bang typically created by a maroon shell (e.g. at large professional displays) or maroon rockets. Professional maroons from aerial shells can be heard many miles away.
Keywords:  fugitive, guiana, indies, slave, won
In the West Indies and Guiana, a fugitive slave, or a free negro, living in the mountains.
The word means escaped slave and comes from a Spanish word meaning mountaineers. The slaves escaped from their plantations to the mountains and formed independant communities of free people.
any of a group of blacks descended from fugitive slaves of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, living in the Caribbean and Guiana, esp. in mountainous areas.
A brownish or dull red of any description, esp. of a scarlet cast rather than approaching crimson or purple.
a dark purplish red to dark brownish red
dark brownish to purplish red
To put (a person) ashore on a desolate island or coast and leave him to his fate.
This was a harsh method of punishment for a pirate who broke the code of conduct over and over again. The pirate would be left on a deserted island with no food, weapons, or water to die.
a person who is stranded (as on an island); "when the tide came in I was a maroon out there"
Originating in Nordhausen, in Germany, in 1998, Maroon are currently one of the premier vegan straight edge hardcore bands in the world today. Heavily influenced musically and politically by mid-1990s vegan straight edge hardcore acts such as Earth Crisis, Day of Suffering, Loxiran and Morning Again, their music also displays influences from metal acts such as At the Gates, Metallica, Sepultura and Slayer.
an age-old celebration in Carriacou, Grenada, expressing appreciation for a productive harvest and petitioning success for the on-coming planting season
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Keywords:  color, called, see
Having the color called maroon. See 4th Maroon.