Definition of Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in English:

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

proper noun

  • A suspension bridge across New York Bay between Brooklyn and Staten Island, the longest in the world when it was completed in 1964.

Origin

Named after Giovanni da Verrazano (1485–1528), Italian explorer.

Pronunciation

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

/verəˌzänōˌnerōz ˈbrij/