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Synonyms for city
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. city, metropolis, urban center(noun)

    a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts

    "Ancient Troy was a great city"

    Synonyms:
    metropolis, urban center

  2. city(noun)

    an incorporated administrative district established by state charter

    "the city raised the tax rate"

    Synonyms:
    metropolis, urban center

  3. city, metropolis(noun)

    people living in a large densely populated municipality

    "the city voted for Republicans in 1994"

    Synonyms:
    metropolis, urban center

Wiktionary

  1. City(propernoun)

    popular, shortened form for the City of London, the historic core of London where the Roman settlement of Londinium was established

    Synonyms:
    Square Mile

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. city(n.)

    Synonyms:
    incorporated town

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. city(a)

    Synonyms:
    municipal, urban

  2. city(n)

    Synonyms:
    municipality

How to pronounce city?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say city in sign language?

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How to use city in a sentence?

  1. Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus:

    My intent was to meet with Aaron Dean today to terminate Aaron Dean employment with the Fort Worth Police Department. However, the officer tendered his resignation this morning before we met, even though he no longer works for the city, we will continue the administrative investigation as if he did. The case will be completed and reviewed by the chain of command. NEIGHBOR WHO CALLED 911 ABOUT JEFFERSONS HOME SAYS ALL THEY NEEDED TO DO IS RING THE DOORBELL Bouquets of flowers and stuffed animals piling up outside the Fort Worth home on Monday, where a 28-year-old black woman was shot and killed by a white police officer. ( AP).

  2. Mayor Jamie Mayo:

    At least 200-300 houses have been damaged here in the city of Monroe alone, we also have had damage throughout Ouachita Parish.

  3. Doug Weaver:

    The most amazing thing about Kip Niven -- Kip Niven knew every actor in Kansas City, kip Niven was so full of life and joy.

  4. Charles Dickens, A Tale Of Two Cities:

    A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other. A solemn consideration, when I enter a great city by night, that every one of those darkly clustered houses encloses its own secret; that every room in every one of them encloses its own secret; that every beating heart in the hundreds of thousands of breasts there, is, in some of its imaginings, a secret to the heart nearest it!

  5. Barack Obama:

    Our work here won't be done when almost 40% of children still live in poverty in this city. That's not a finished job. That's not a full recovery.


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