Definition of Chappaquiddick Island in English:

Chappaquiddick Island

proper noun

  • A small island in southern Massachusetts, just off the southeastern coast of Martha's Vineyard, the scene of a car accident in 1969 that involved Senator Edward Kennedy in which his assistant Mary Jo Kopechne drowned.

Pronunciation:

Chappaquiddick Island

/ˌCHapəˌkwidik ˈīlənd/