Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Stranded.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Stranded.

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  • adjective stranded

Etymologies

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a- +‎ strand

Examples

  • Sunset found me in the cove, not hidden by the leaves as before, but sitting in the boat astrand.

    A Trip to Venus

  • There were some boats and barges astrand in the mud, and these enabled us to come within a few yards of her without being seen.

    David Copperfield

  • Mademoiselle had just attempted to show her independence: tired of not being married, with a curse on the greatness which kept her astrand, she had made up her mind to a love-match.

    A Popular History of France from the Earliest Times, Volume 6

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