Queensboro Bridge

Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to Queensboro Bridge: Roosevelt Island
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Queensboro Bridge - a cantilever bridge across the East River between Manhattan and QueensQueensboro Bridge - a cantilever bridge across the East River between Manhattan and Queens
Greater New York, New York, New York City - the largest city in New York State and in the United States; located in southeastern New York at the mouth of the Hudson river; a major financial and cultural center
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
As you rise, you'll be able to look back at the city's skyscraper colossi before running right alongside the historic Queensboro Bridge, hopping over the East River in the process.
The largest highway and bridge projects entered as November starts were the $274 million replacement of the upper roadways of the Queensboro Bridge in New York and the $231 million reconstruction of I-75 in Troy, Mich.
Surrounded by medium-rise buildings, 200 East 59th Street offers extensive views down Third Avenue, over the Queensboro Bridge and across Central Park.
After our little Roosevelt Island excursion, imagine my delight to see an outdoor branch of The Strand right under the Queensboro Bridge on 60th.
Built in 1976, the tramway is strung high above the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, its two cable cars in raspberry-ripple red and white trace languidly back and forth, never quite meeting.
1909 The Queensboro Bridge, linking the boroughs of Manhattan and Queens in New York City, opens.
Queens: Pulaski Bridge (Southbound), 48th Avenue between 11th Street and Vernon Boulevard, Vernon Boulevard between 48th Avenue and 10th Street, 10th Street between Vernon Boulevard and 44th Drive, 44th Drive between 10th Street and Hunter Street, Hunter Street between 44th Drive and Crescent Street, Crescent Street between Hunter Street and Queens Plaza South, Queens Plaza South between Crescent Street and 23rd Street, Queens Plaza North between Crescent Street and 23rd Street, 23rd Street between Queens Plaza South and Queens Plaza North and Queensboro Bridge (Eastbound) 2.
Personally, I'd rather take a trip back over the Queensboro Bridge to indulge in the less physically demanding task of perusing the bakeries of Astoria - those cannoli aren't going to eat themselves.
It was an effort to stay with the pace guy during the long haul up the incline of the Queensboro Bridge, between 15 and 16 miles.
Corrigan has a personal connection with Gatsby--she grew up in the shadow of the Queensboro Bridge that serves as the link between the promise of Manhattan, the desolation of the Valley of Ashes and the aching splendor of East Egg and West Egg beyond.
On this date in 1909, the Queensboro Bridge, linking the New York City boroughs of Manhattan and Queens, opened.
It is crossed by the Queensboro Bridge, also known as the 59th Street Bridge and, as of this year, officially known as the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge.