Synonyms of city


1. city, metropolis, urban center, municipality

usage: a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts; "Ancient Troy was a great city"

2. city, administrative district, administrative division, territorial division

usage: an incorporated administrative district established by state charter; "the city raised the tax rate"

3. city, metropolis, municipality

usage: people living in a large densely populated municipality; "the city voted for Republicans in 1994"

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Definition and meaning of city (Dictionary)