- a town on a small island in a lagoon (Chincoteague Bay) in E Virginia: annual wild pony roundup.
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This was the spontaneous way in which the Chincoteague people welcomed me.
The celebrated oyster-beds of the people of Chincoteague commence about twenty miles south of the Hommack.
This loft over a former groggery is no place for you: the news will spread from Chincoteague to Arlington.The Entailed Hat
George Alfred Townsend
The moonlight scarcely fretted the soft expanse of Chincoteague Bay.
The bay of Chincoteague is five or six miles wide, and the nearest hamlet is in Virginia, as is Chincoteague island also.