(Of a person) living in the suburbs and perceived as unsophisticated: a bridge-and-tunnel guy from Queens
More example sentences
- He is a bridge-and-tunnel person, from Queens, in New York.
- If this seems like a chauvinistic putdown of the bridge-and-tunnel crowd, you know they're up to far worse.
- A straight bridge-and-tunnel guy unwittingly moves in with a gay man.
1980s: with reference to the routes used for commuting into New York.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: bridge-and-tunnel
Definition of bridge-and-tunnel in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.