Coney Island at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:
an area of Brooklyn, New York, famous for its amusement park and beach//
Coney Island at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:
Amusement area, S Brooklyn, New York, on the Atlantic Ocean. Formerly an island, after its creek silted up it became part of Long Island. The first pavilion and bathhouse were erected in 1844, and it gained popularity with the coming of the subway in 1920. It has a 3.5-mi (5.6-km) boardwalk, an amusement park known for its rollercoaster (the Cyclone), and freak shows (notably Coney Island U.S.A.). It is also the site of the New York Aquarium.
Coney Island at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:
n : a section of Brooklyn on the Atlantic; known as an amusement
Coney Island at English (WD) Of Explained:
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EtymologyFrom Dutch Konijneneiland, 'island of rabbits'.
Alternative forms* Inter: sense » noun, hot dog coney island
Proper nounInter: en-noun » -
Derived terms* Coney Island whitefish
NounInter: en-noun » s
coney island at English (WD) Of Explained: