Kangaroo word: departed
Joey word: dead
Definitions in relation to their use in kangaroo words, taken from Google Dictionary, and edited for formatting.
The letters D, E, A, and D found within the kangaroo word “departed” arrange in the listed order to complete the joey word “dead”. While a word can have multiple definitions, in relation to their use with kangaroo words, these two words share a similar meaning: deceased.