Definition of transpontine in English:

transpontine

adjective

dated
  • 1On or from the other side of an ocean, in particular the Atlantic.

  • 2On or from the other side of a bridge.

    • ‘Baker was short and chunky and transpontine - he lived over the bridge in Barnes with his mum and cacti.’
    • ‘Bella recommended a transpontine restaurant for our evening rendezvous, so we took a cab across the East River from our hotel in Manhattan and met her in Queens.’

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