Synonyms for city

Synonyms for (noun) city

Synonyms: city, metropolis

Definition: people living in a large densely populated municipality

Usage: the city voted for Republicans in 1994

Similar words: municipality

Definition: people living in a town or city having local self-government


Synonyms: city, urban center, metropolis

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

Usage: Ancient Troy was a great city

Similar words: municipality

Definition: an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government


Synonyms: city

Definition: an incorporated administrative district established by state charter

Usage: the city raised the tax rate

Similar words: territorial division, administrative district, administrative division

Definition: a district defined for administrative purposes