Coney Island

play
geographical name Co·ney Island \ˈkō-nē\

Definition of Coney Island

  1. former island, now a coastal residential and amusement section of New York City at the southern edge of Brooklyn


CONEY ISLAND Defined for English Language Learners

Coney Island

play
geographical name

Definition of Coney Island for English Language Learners

  • : section of the U.S. city of New York, in the state of New York


Learn More about coney island


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Coney Island? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

the point at which something begins

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!