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City appears in the following tongue twisters:

  • sunshine city
  • Shine my city shoes!
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  • I shot the city sheriff.
    I shot the city sheriff.
    I shot the city sheriff.

City appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • No kidding — Lorenzo called off his trip to visit Mexico City just because they told him the conquistadores were extinct. (99 letters)
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City appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • No dialytic rats Star City laid on.
  • Ladle histolytic city lots I held, Al.
  • No casino dialytic rat Star City laid on is a con.
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Usage statistics for the noun city:

spoken English35.06%written English64.94% conversational speech9.59%task-oriented speech90.41% imaginative writing35.96%informational writing64.04%
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The word city is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun city

What does city mean as a name of something?

City is one of the top 100 most common nouns in the English language.View more statistics!

noun - plural: cities

  1. a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
    • example: Ancient Troy was a great city
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonyms of city: metropolis / urban center
    • more generic word: municipality = an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government
    • more specific terms:
    • instances:
      • Nicaea = an ancient city in Bithynia; founded in the 4th century BC and flourished under the Romans
      • Colossae = an ancient city in south western Phrygia in Asia Minor
      • Herat = a city in northwestern Afghanistan on the site of several ancient cities
      • Kandahar / Qandahar = a city in southern Afghanistan
      • Mazar-i-Sharif = a city in northern Afghanistan
      • Durazzo / Durres = port city in western Albania on the Adriatic
      • Annaba = a port city of northeastern Algeria near the Tunisian border
      • Blida = a city in northern Algeria at the foot of the Atlas Mountains to the southwest of Algiers
      • Oran = a port city in northwestern Algeria and the country's 2nd largest city
      • Constantine = a walled city in northeastern Algeria to the east of Algiers
      • Nova Lisboa / Huambo = a city in the mountains in western Angola
      • Lobito = a seaport on the Atlantic coast of Angola
      • Hamilton = the capital of Bermuda
      • Bahia Blanca = a port city in eastern Argentina to the southwest of Buenos Aires on an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean
      • Cordoba / Cordova = a city in central Argentina
      • Moron = a city in Argentina, to the west of Buenos Aires
      • Rosario = a port city on the Parana River in eastern central Argentina
      • Vicente Lopez = an industrial suburb of Buenos Aires
      • Tolbukhin / Dobrich = a city in northeastern Bulgaria (north of Varna) that is the commercial center of an agricultural region
      • Philippopolis / Plovdiv = an ancient city in southern Bulgaria
      • Varna = a port city in northeastern Bulgaria on the Black Sea
      • Mandalay = a city in central Myanmar to the north of Rangoon
      • Mawlamyine / Moulmein = a port city of southern Myanmar on the Gulf of Martaban
      • Douala = the largest city of Cameroon
      • Kandy = a city of central Sri Lanka that was the last capital of the ancient kings of Ceylon
      • Antofagasta = a port city on the Pacific in northern Chile
      • Concepcion = an industrial city in Chile to the south of Santiago
      • Punta Arenas = a city in southern Chile on the Strait of Magellan
      • Temuco = a city in central Chile to the south of Concepcion
      • Valparaiso = the chief port and second largest city of Chile
      • Vina del Mar = a resort city on the Pacific in central Chile
      • Chongqing / Chungking = a city in south-central China on the Chang Jiang
      • Guangzhou / Kuangchou / Kwangchow / Canton = a city on the Zhu Jiang delta in southern China
      • Lanchou / Lanchow / Lanzhou = the capital city of the Chinese province of Gansu on the Yellow River
      • Dairen / Dalian / Talien = a port and shipbuilding center in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula
      • Luoyang / Loyang = a city in east central China
      • Port Arthur / Lushun = a major port city in northeastern China on the Liaodong Peninsula
      • Hangchow / Hangzhou = a city of eastern China on Hangzhou Bay
      • Nan-chang / Nanchang = a walled city in southeastern China on the Gan Jiang
      • Nan-ning / Nanning = an industrial city in southern China
      • Nanjing / Nanking = a city in eastern China on the Yangtze River; a former capital of China
      • Shanghai = the largest city of China; located in the east on the Pacific
      • Fengtien / Shenyang / Moukden / Mukden = a city in northeastern China
      • Taiyuan = an ancient city in northeastern China noted for coal mining and steel production
      • Tangshan = an industrial city of northeastern China in Hebei province
      • T'ien-ching / Tientsin / Tianjin = a major industrial center in northeastern China on the Grand Canal near the Yellow Sea
      • Wuhan = a city of central China on the Chang Jiang
      • Changan / Singan / Hsian / Sian / Xian = a city of central China
      • Hohhot = a northern industrial city of China to the northwest of Beijing
      • Taichung = a city in Taiwan
      • Hong Kong = formerly a Crown Colony on the coast of southern China in Guangdong province; leased by China to Britain in 1842 and returned in 1997
      • Barranquilla = a port city of northern Colombia near the Caribbean on the Magdalena River
      • Cali = city in southwestern Colombia in a rich agricultural area
      • Medellin = city in western Colombia
      • Cartagena = a port city in northwestern Colombia on the Caribbean
      • Soledad = a city in northern Colombia
      • Goma = a city in eastern Congo at the northern end of Lake Kivu near the border with Rwanda
      • Luluabourg / Kananga = a city in southwestern Congo
      • Elisabethville / Lubumbashi = a city in southeastern Congo near the border with Zambia; a copper mining center
      • Abidjan = city recognized by the United States as the capital of the Ivory Coast
      • San Pedro Sula = industrial city in northwestern Honduras
      • Santa Ana = a city in western El Salvador
      • Aspinwall / Colon = a port city at the Caribbean entrance to the Panama Canal
      • Merida = the capital of the Mexican state of Yucatan
      • Campeche = a Mexican city on the Bay of Campeche
      • Cancun = a popular island resort off the northeastern tip of the Yucatan peninsula
      • Acapulco de Juarez / Acapulco = a port and fashionable resort city on the Pacific coast of southern Mexico
      • Chihuahua = a city in northern Mexico in the state of Chihuahua
      • Ciudad Juarez / Juarez = a city in northern Mexico on the Rio Grande opposite El Paso
      • Ciudad Victoria = a city in east central Mexico
      • Culiacan = a city in northwestern Mexico
      • Victoria de Durango / Durango = a city in north central Mexico
      • Guadalajara = a city in southwestern Mexico
      • Hermosillo = a city in northwestern Mexico near the Gulf of California
      • Leon = a city in central Mexico
      • Matamoros = a city in northeastern Mexico opposite Brownsville near the mouth of the Rio Grande
      • Mazatlan = a port city in western Mexico on the Pacific Ocean
      • Mexicali = a city in northwestern Mexico near the California border
      • Monterrey = an industrial city in northeastern Mexico
      • Oaxaca de Juarez / Oaxaca = a city of southeastern Mexico
      • Orizaba = a city of east central Mexico
      • Heroica Puebla de Zaragoza / Puebla de Zaragoza / Puebla = a city in south central Mexico (southeast of Mexico City) on the edge of central Mexican plateau
      • San Luis Potosi = a city in central Mexico
      • Tepic = a city in west central Mexico
      • Tampico = a port city in eastern Mexico
      • Torreon = a city in northern Mexico to the west of Monterrey
      • Tijuana = a Mexican city just to the south of San Diego on the Lower California peninsula
      • Tuxtla Gutierrez = a city in southeastern Mexico
      • Veracruz = a major Mexican port on the Gulf of Mexico in the state of Veracruz
      • Villa Hermosa / Villahermosa = a city in southeastern Mexico
      • Santiago de Cuba / Santiago = a port city in southeastern Cuba
      • Guantanamo = a city in southeastern Cuba
      • Santiago de los Caballeros / Santiago = city in the northern Dominican Republic
      • San Juan = the capital and largest city of Puerto Rico
      • Montego Bay = port and resort city in northwestern Jamaica
      • Brunn / Brno = an industrial city in Moravia in Czech Republic to the southeast of Prague
      • Ostrava = an industrial city in northwestern Czech Republic in the Moravian lowlands
      • Cotonou = chief port of Benin on the Bight of Benin
      • Aarhus / Arhus = port city of Denmark in eastern Jutland
      • Aalborg / Alborg = a city and port in northern Jutland
      • Bergen = a port city in southwestern Norway
      • Stavanger = a port city in southwestern Norway
      • Trondheim / Nidaros = a port in central Norway on Trondheim Fjord
      • Malmo = a port in southern Sweden
      • Lund = a city in southern Sweden
      • Gothenburg / Goeteborg / Goteborg = a port in southwestern Sweden
      • Uppsala / Upsala = a city in east central Sweden to the northwest of Stockholm
      • Aix-la-Chapelle / Aachen / Aken = a city in western Germany near the Dutch and Belgian borders
      • Bremen = a city of northwestern Germany linked by the Weser River to the port of Bremerhaven and the North Sea
      • Bremerhaven = a port city in northwestern Germany at the mouth of the Weser River on the North Sea
      • Karl-Marx-Stadt / Chemnitz = a city in east central Germany; formerly called Karl-Marx-Stadt until 1990
      • Dortmund = an industrial city in northwestern Germany
      • Dresden = a city in southeastern Germany on the Elbe River
      • Leipzig = a city in southeastern Germany famous for fairs
      • Solingen = a city in west central Germany noted for cutlery
      • Weimar = a German city near Leipzig
      • Bonn = a city in western Germany on the Rhine River
      • Cologne / Koln = a commercial center and river port in western Germany on the Rhine River
      • Braunschweig / Brunswick = a city in Northern central Germany
      • Dusseldorf = an industrial city in western Germany on the Rhine
      • Essen = a city in western Germany
      • Frankfurt on the Main / Frankfort / Frankfurt = a German city
      • Halle-an-der-Saale / Halle = a city in the Saxony region of Germany on the Saale River
      • Hamburg = a port city in northern Germany on the Elbe River that was founded by Charlemagne in the 9th century and is today the largest port in Germany
      • Hannover / Hanover = a port city in northwestern Germany
      • Lubeck = a city in northwestern Germany and an important Baltic port
      • Mannheim = a city in southwestern Germany at the confluence of the Rhine and Neckar rivers
      • Muenchen / Munich = the capital and largest city of Bavaria in southwestern Germany
      • Nuremberg / Nurnberg = a city in southeastern Germany
      • Potsdam = a city in northeastern Germany and the capital of Brandenburg State
      • Rostock = a city in northeastern Germany near the Baltic sea
      • Stuttgart = a city in southwestern Germany famous for innovative architecture
      • Wiesbaden = a city in western Germany
      • Wuerzburg / Wurzburg = a city of south central Germany
      • Guayaquil = the largest city of Ecuador
      • Espoo = a city in southern Finland
      • Tammerfors / Tampere = an industrial city in south central Finland
      • Korinthos / Corinth = the modern Greek port near the site of the ancient city that was second only to Athens
      • Argos = an ancient city in southeastern Greece
      • Delphi = an ancient Greek city on the slopes of Mount Parnassus
      • Mycenae = an ancient city is southern Greece
      • Sparta = an ancient Greek city famous for military prowess
      • Ephesus = an ancient Greek city on the western shore of Asia Minor in what is now Turkey; site of the Temple of Artemis
      • Patrai / Patras = a port city in western Greece in the northwestern Peloponnese on an inlet of the Ionian Sea; was a major trade center from the 5th century BC to the 3rd century BC
      • Ilion / Ilium / Troy = an ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War
      • Thebes = an ancient Greek city in Boeotia destroyed by Alexander the Great in 336 BC
      • Thessalonica / Thessaloniki / Salonica / Salonika = a port city in northeastern Greece on an inlet of the Aegean Sea
      • Nablus = an ancient city in the West Bank to the north of Jerusalem
      • Sodom = an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Gomorrah) was destroyed by God for the wickedness of its inhabitants
      • Gomorrah / Gomorrha = an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Sodom) was destroyed by God for the vice and depravity of its inhabitants
      • Tel Aviv-Jaffa / Tel Aviv-Yalo / Tel Aviv = the largest city and financial center of Israel
      • Haifa / Hefa = a major port in northwestern Israel
      • Jaffa / Joppa / Yafo = a port in western Israel on the Mediterranean
      • Samaria = an ancient city in central Palestine founded in the 9th century BC as the capital of the northern Hebrew kingdom of Israel
      • Byzantium = an ancient city on the Bosporus founded by the Greeks; site of modern Istanbul
      • Pompeii = ancient city to the southeast of Naples that was buried by a volcanic eruption from Vesuvius
      • Herculaneum = ancient city
      • Aquila degli Abruzzi / L'Aquila / Aquila = the provincial capital of the Abruzzi region in central Italy
      • Bolzano = an Italian city in Trentino-Alto Adige near the Austrian border
      • Brescia = an ancient Italian city in central Lombardy
      • Ferrara = a city in northern Italy
      • Naples / Napoli = a port and tourist center in southwestern Italy
      • Messina = a port city in northeastern Sicily on the Strait of Messina
      • Bologna = the capital of Emilia-Romagna
      • Brindisi = a port city in southeastern Apulia in Italy
      • Genova / Genoa = a seaport in northwestern Italy
      • Cremona = a city in Lombardy on the Po River
      • La Spezia = a port city in Liguria on an arm of the Ligurian Sea
      • Milano / Milan = the capital of Lombardy in northern Italy
      • Pisa = a city in Tuscany
      • Siracusa / Syracuse = a city in southeastern Sicily that was founded by Corinthians in the 8th century BC
      • Torino / Turin = capital city of the Piemonte region of northwestern Italy
      • Bari = capital city of the Apulia region on the Adriatic coast
      • Palermo = the capital of Sicily; located in northwestern Sicily
      • Florence / Firenze = a city in central Italy on the Arno; provincial capital of Tuscany
      • Trento / Trent = a city in northern Italy (northwest of Venice) on the River Adige
      • Patavium / Padova / Padua = a city in Veneto
      • Venezia / Venice = the provincial capital of Veneto; built on 118 islands within a lagoon in the Gulf of Venice; has canals instead of streets
      • Verona = a city in Veneto on the River Adige
      • Brasov = a city in central Romania in the foothills of the Transylvanian Alps
      • Constantina = a Romanian resort city on the Black Sea
      • Sarajevo = capital and largest city of Bosnia
      • Dubrovnik / Ragusa = a port city in southwestern Croatia on the Adriatic
      • Split = an old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea
      • Banff = a popular vacation spot in the Canadian Rockies
      • Calgary = the largest city in southern Alberta
      • Vancouver = a port city in southwestern British Columbia on an arm of the Pacific Ocean opposite Vancouver Island
      • Saint John / St. John = a port in eastern Canada
      • Hamilton = a port city in southeastern Ontario at the western end of Lake Ontario
      • Sudbury = a city in south central Canada in Ontario
      • Thunder Bay = a port city in Ontario on Lake Superior
      • Windsor = a city in southeastern Ontario on the Detroit River opposite Detroit
      • Montreal = a city in southern Quebec province on the Saint Lawrence River; the largest city in Quebec and 2nd largest in Canada
      • Saskatoon = a city in central Saskatchewan
      • Graz = an industrial city is southeastern Austria
      • Lentia / Linz = city in northern Austria on the Danube
      • Salzburg = city in western Austria
      • Innsbruck = city in southwestern Austria
      • Chittagong = a port city and industrial center in southeastern Bangladesh on the Bay of Bengal
      • Antwerpen / Antwerp / Anvers = a busy port and financial center in northern Belgium on the Scheldt river
      • City of Bridges / Bruges = a city in northwestern Belgium that is connected by canal to the North Sea; in the 13th century it was a leading member of the Hanseatic League
      • Charleroi = city in southwestern Belgium
      • Ghent / Gand / Gent = port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center
      • Liege / Luik = city in eastern Belgium
      • Namur = a city in south central Belgium situated on a promontory between the Meuse River and the Sambre River
      • Santa Cruz = a city in central Bolivia
      • Sucre = the judicial capital and seat of the judiciary in Bolivia
      • St. Mary of Bethlehem / Santa Maria de Belem / Feliz Lusitania / Belem / Para = port city in northern Brazil in the Amazon delta
      • Belo Horizonte = city in southeastern Brazil to the north of Rio de Janeiro
      • Curitiba = a city in southeastern Brazil
      • Joao Pessoa = a city in northeastern Brazil near the Atlantic Ocean to the north of Recife
      • Governador Valadares = a city in eastern Brazil to the northeast of Belo Horizonte
      • Limeira = a city of southeastern Brazil
      • Natal = a port city in northeastern Brazil
      • Osasco = a city in southeastern Brazil
      • Rio de Janeiro / Rio = the former capital and 2nd largest city of Brazil; chief Brazilian port
      • Pernambuco / Recife = a port city of northeastern Brazil on the Atlantic
      • Santos = a port city in southwestern Brazil on an offshore island near Sao Paulo
      • Sao Bernardo do Campo = a city in southeastern Brazil
      • Sao Goncalo = an industrial city in southeastern Brazil across the bay from Rio de Janeiro
      • Sao Joao de Meriti = a city in southeastern Brazil that is a residential suburb of Rio de Janeiro
      • Sao Jose dos Campos = a city in southeastern Brazil to the northeast of Sao Paulo
      • Sao Louis = a city on an offshore island in northeast Brazil
      • Sao Paulo = an ultramodern city in southeastern Brazil
      • Lancaster = a city in northwestern England
      • Manchester = a city in northwestern England
      • Kingston-upon Hull / Hull = a large fishing port in northeastern England
      • Liverpool = a large city in northwestern England
      • Birmingham / Brummagem = a city in central England
      • Oxford = a city in southern England to the northwest of London
      • Cambridge = a city in eastern England on the River Cam
      • Brighton = a city in East Sussex in southern England that is a popular resort
      • Bristol = an industrial city and port in southwestern England near the mouth of the River Avon
      • Leeds = a city on the River Aire in West Yorkshire in northern England
      • Leicester = an industrial city in Leicestershire in central England
      • Newcastle-upon-Tyne / Newcastle = a port city in northeastern England on the River Tyne
      • Portsmouth / Pompey = a port city in southern England on the English Channel
      • Coventry = an industrial city in central England; devastated by air raids during World War II
      • Gloucester = a city in southwestern England in Gloucestershire on the Severn
      • Reading = a city on the River Thames in Berkshire in southern England
      • Sheffield = a steel manufacturing city in northern England famous for its cutlery industry
      • Winchester = a city in southern England
      • Worcester = a cathedral city in west central England on the River Severn
      • Northampton = the principal city of Northamptonshire
      • Cork = a port city in southern Ireland
      • Galway = a port city in western Ireland on Galway Bay
      • Limerick = port city in southwestern Ireland
      • Waterford = a port city in southern Ireland
      • Aberdeen = a city in northeastern Scotland on the North Sea
      • Glasgow = largest city in Scotland; a port on the Clyde in west central Scotland
      • Newport = a port city in southeastern Wales
      • Swansea = a port city in southern Wales on an inlet of the Bristol Channel
      • El Iskandriyah / Alexandria = the chief port of Egypt; located on the western edge of the Nile delta on the Mediterranean Sea; founded by Alexander the Great
      • Assouan / Assuan / Aswan = an ancient city on the Nile in Egypt
      • El Giza / Gizeh / Giza = an ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo
      • Memphis = an ancient city of Egypt on the Nile
      • El-Aksur / Luxor = a city in central Egypt on the east bank of the Nile that is a center for visitors to the ruins of and around Thebes
      • Thebes = an ancient Egyptian city on the Nile River that flourished from the 22nd century BC to the 18th century BC
      • Suez = a city in northeastern Egypt at the head of the Gulf of Suez and at the southern end of the Suez Canal
      • New Delhi / Delhi = a city in north central India
      • Bangalore = an industrial city in south central India
      • Jubbulpore / Jabalpur = an industrial city of central India to the southeast of Delhi
      • Calcutta / Kolkata = the largest city in India and one of the largest cities in the world; located in eastern India
      • Bombay / Mumbai = a city in western India just off the coast of the Arabian Sea; India's 2nd largest city
      • Agra = a city in northern India; former capital of the Mogul empire
      • Hyderabad = a city in south central India in Andhra Pradesh
      • Chennai / Madras = a city in Tamil Nadu on the Bay of Bengal
      • Lucknow = a city in northern India in Uttar Pradesh
      • Mysore = a city in southern India to the southwest of Bangalore
      • Salem = a city in southern India
      • Bandung = a city in Indonesia; located on western Java
      • Medan = a city in Indonesia
      • Samarang / Semarang = a port city is southern Indonesia
      • Abadan = a port city in southwestern Iran
      • Bam = an ancient city in southeastern Iran
      • Mashhad / Meshed = the holy city of Shiite Muslims
      • Aspadana / Esfahan / Isfahan = city in central Iran
      • Rasht / Resht = city in northwestern Iran near the Caspian Sea
      • Shiraz = a city in central southwestern Iran
      • Tabriz = an ancient city in northwestern Iran
      • Orumiyeh / Urmia = a city on the western side of Lake Urmia in northwestern Iran
      • Qum = a city in northwestern Iran
      • Persepolis = an ancient city that was the capital of the ancient Persian Empire
      • Basia / Basra = the second largest city in Iraq
      • Karbala / Kerbala / Kerbela = a city of central Iraq to the south of Baghdad
      • Kirkuk = a city in northeastern Iraq
      • Mosul = a city in northern Iraq on the Tigris across from the ruins of Nineveh
      • Philippi = a city in ancient Macedonia that was important in early Christianity
      • Adrianopolis / Adrianople / Edirne = a city in northwestern Turkey
      • Babylon = the chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia
      • Ur = an ancient city of Sumer located on a former channel of the Euphrates River
      • Ashur / Assur / Asur = an ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris and traditional capital of Assyria
      • Nineveh = an ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris across from the modern city of Mosul in the northern part of what is now known as Iraq
      • Utica = an ancient city on the north coast of Africa
      • Asahikawa = a city on western Hokkaido that is the center of a fertile agricultural area
      • Nagano = a city in central Honshu to the northwest of Tokyo
      • Nagoya = an industrial city in southern Honshu
      • Omiya = a city of east central Honshu
      • Osaka = port city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay
      • Yokohama = port city on southeastern Honshu in central Japan
      • Naha City = the chief city in the Ryukyu Islands
      • Kobe = a port city in Japan on Osaka Bay in southern Honshu
      • Kyoto = a city in central Japan on southern Honshu
      • Hiroshima = a port city on the southwestern coast of Honshu in Japan
      • Sapporo = a commercial city in northern Japan on western Hokkaido
      • Kitakyushu = a Japanese city on northern Kyushu
      • Fukuoka = a city in southern Japan on Kyushu
      • Nagasaki = a city in southern Japan on Kyushu; a leading port and shipbuilding center
      • Toyohashi = a Japanese city in southern Honshu on the Pacific shore
      • Toyonaki = a Japanese city in southern Honshu
      • Toyota = an industrial city of Japan in southern Honshu
      • Al Aqabah / Akaba / Aqaba = Jordan's port
      • Az Zarqa / Zarqa = city in northwestern Jordan
      • Kisumu = a port city in western Kenya on the northeastern shore of Lake Victoria
      • Mombasa = a port city in southern Kenya on a coral island in a bay of the Indian Ocean
      • Nakuru = a city in western Kenya
      • Bordeaux = a port city in southwestern France
      • Brest = a port city in northwestern France
      • Cannes = a port and resort city on the French Riviera
      • Dijon = an industrial city in eastern France to the north of Lyons
      • Grenoble = a city in southeastern France on the Isere River
      • Le Havre = a port city in northern France on the English Channel at the mouth of the Seine
      • Lille = an industrial city in northern France near the Belgian border
      • Lyons / Lyon = a city in east-central France on the Rhone River
      • Marseilles / Marseille = a port city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean
      • Nancy = a city in northeastern France in Lorraine
      • Nantes = a port city in western France on the Loire estuary
      • Nice = a city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean
      • Orleans = a city on the Loire river in north central France
      • Rheims / Reims = a city in northeastern France to the east of Paris; scene of the coronation of most French kings
      • Strasbourg / Strassburg = city on the Rhine in eastern France near the German border
      • Toulon = a port city and naval base in southeastern France on the Mediterranean coast
      • Toulouse = a city on the Garonne River in southern France to the southeast of Bordeaux
      • Tours = an industrial city in western France on the Loire River
      • Versailles = a city in north central France near Paris
      • Kumasi = a city in southern Ghana
      • Tamale = a city in northern Ghana
      • Apeldoorn = a city of east central Netherlands
      • Arnhem = a city in the central Netherlands on the lower Rhine River
      • 's Gravenhage / The Hague / Den Haag = the site of the royal residence and the de facto capital in the western part of the Netherlands
      • Eindhoven = city in southeastern Netherlands noted for electrical industry
      • Nijmegen = an industrial city in the eastern Netherlands
      • Rotterdam = the 2nd largest city in the Netherlands
      • Leiden / Leyden = a city in the western Netherlands
      • Utrecht = a city in the central Netherlands
      • Thorshavn = the administrative center of the Faroe Islands
      • Chemulpo / Incheon / Inchon = a port city in western South Korea on the Yellow Sea
      • Kwangju = city in southwestern South Korea
      • Taegu / Tegu = a city in southeastern South Korea
      • Pusan = a city in southeastern South Korea on the Korean Strait
      • Tarabulus Ash-Sham / Tarabulus / Trablous / Tripoli = a port city and commercial center in northwestern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea
      • Saida / Sayda / Sidon = the main city of ancient Phoenicia
      • Tyre / Sur = a port in southern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea
      • Benghazi = port in northern Libya on the Gulf of Sidra
      • Blantyre = city in southern Malawi
      • Zomba = a city in southern Malawi
      • Kuala Lumpur = the largest city and former capital of Malaysia until 2005
      • Timbuktu = a city in central Mali near the Niger river
      • Casablanca = a port on the Atlantic and the largest city of Morocco
      • Fes / Fez = a city in north central Morocco
      • Marrakech / Marrakesh = a city in western Morocco
      • Oujda = a city in northeastern Morocco near the Algerian border
      • Tangiers / Tangier = a city of northern Morocco at the west end of the Strait of Gibraltar
      • Beira = a port city in eastern Mozambique on the Mozambique Channel
      • Auckland = the largest city and principal port of New Zealand
      • Christchurch = industrial city at the center of a rich agricultural region
      • Ibadan = a large Yoruba city in southwestern Nigeria
      • Katsina = a city in northern Nigeria
      • Lagos = chief port and economic center of Nigeria; located in southwestern Nigeria on the Gulf of Guinea
      • Yerwa-Maiduguri / Maiduguri = a city in northeastern Nigeria
      • Zaria = a city in north central Nigeria
      • Faisalabad / Lyallpur = city in northeast Pakistan
      • Hyderabad = a city in southern Pakistan on the Indus River
      • Karachi = the largest city in Pakistan; located in southeastern Pakistan; an industrial center and seaport on the Arabian Sea
      • Lahore = city in northeast Pakistan
      • Peshawar = city in northern Pakistan at the eastern end of the Khyber Pass
      • Rawalpindi = an ancient city in northeastern Pakistan
      • Arequipa = a city in southern Peru founded in 1540 on the site of an ancient Inca city
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      • Saint Petersburg / St. Petersburg = a city in western Florida on Tampa Bay
      • Tampa = a resort city in western Florida
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      • Macon = a city in central Georgia to the southeast of Atlanta
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      • Greenville = a city in eastern North Carolina
      • Winston-Salem = a city of north central North Carolina
      • Fargo = largest city in North Dakota
      • Akron = a city in northeastern Ohio
      • Cleveland = the largest city in Ohio; located in northeastern Ohio on Lake Erie
      • Cincinnati = a city in southern Ohio on the Ohio river
      • Dayton = a city in southwest Ohio
      • Toledo = an industrial city in northwestern Ohio on Lake Erie
      • Youngstown = a city in northeast Ohio
      • Tulsa = a major city of northeastern Oklahoma on the Arkansas river
      • Eugene = a city in western Oregon on the Willamette River
      • Portland = freshwater port and largest city in Oregon; located in northwestern Oregon on the Willamette River which divides the city into east and west sections
      • Allentown = a city in eastern Pennsylvania
      • Erie = a port city on Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania
      • Chester = a city of southeastern Pennsylvania on the Delaware river
      • City of Brotherly Love / Philadelphia = the largest city in Pennsylvania; located in the southeastern part of the state on the Delaware river; site of Independence Hall where the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were signed
      • Pittsburgh = a city in southwestern Pennsylvania where the confluence of the Allegheny River and Monongahela River forms the Ohio River; long an important urban industrial area
      • Scranton = an industrial city of northeastern Pennsylvania
      • Newport = a resort city in southeastern Rhode Island; known for the summer homes of millionaires
      • Charleston = a port city in southeastern South Carolina
      • Sioux Falls = largest city in South Dakota
      • Chattanooga = a city in eastern Tennessee
      • Knoxville = a city in eastern Tennessee on the Tennessee River
      • Memphis = largest city of Tennessee
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      • Amarillo = a city in the northern panhandle of Texas
      • Arlington = a city in northern Texas between Dallas and Fort Worth
      • Beaumont = a city of southeastern Texas near Houston
      • Brownsville = a city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande near its mouth into the Gulf of Mexico
      • Corpus Christi = a city in southern Texas on an arm of the Gulf of Mexico
      • Dallas = a large commercial and industrial city in northeastern Texas located in the heart of the northern Texas oil fields
      • El Paso = a city in western Texas on the Mexican border
      • Fort Worth = a city in northeastern Texas
      • Garland = a city in northeastern Texas
      • Houston = the largest city in Texas; located in southeastern Texas near the Gulf of Mexico
      • Laredo = a city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande
      • Lubbock = a city in northwest Texas to the south of Amarillo
      • Odessa = a city in western Texas
      • Plano = a city in northeastern Texas
      • San Antonio = a city of south central Texas; site of the Alamo
      • Waco = a city in east central Texas
      • Wichita Falls = a city in north central Texas near the Oklahoma border
      • Provo = a city in north central Utah settled by Mormons
      • Burlington = the largest city in Vermont; located in northwestern Vermont on Lake Champlain
      • Newport News = a port city in southeastern Virginia at the mouth of the James River off Hampton Roads
      • Norfolk = port city located in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay
      • Lynchburg = a city in central Virginia
      • Portsmouth = a port city in southeastern Virginia on the Elizabeth River opposite Norfolk; naval base
      • Roanoke = a city in southwestern Virginia
      • Virginia Beach = the largest city in Virginia; long overshadowed by Norfolk but growing rapidly since 1970; with 28 miles of public beaches tourism is a major factor in the economy
      • Seattle = a major port of entry and the largest city in Washington; located in west central Washington on the protected waters of Puget Sound with the snow-capped peaks of the Cascade Range and Mount Rainier visible to the south and east; an aerospace and computer center
      • Spokane = a city in eastern Washington near the Idaho border
      • Tacoma = a city in west central Washington on an arm of Puget Sound to the south of Seattle
      • Beckley = a city in southern West Virginia
      • Clarksburg = a city in northern West Virginia
      • Huntington = a city of western West Virginia on the Ohio river at the mouth of the Kanawha
      • Morgantown = a city in northern West Virginia on the Monongahela river near the Pennsylvania border
      • Morgantown = a city in Butler County, Kentucky
      • Parkersburg = a city in northwestern West Virginia on the Ohio river
      • Wheeling = a city in the northern panhandle of West Virginia on the Ohio river
      • Green Bay = a city of eastern Wisconsin on an arm of Lake Michigan
      • Milwaukee = largest city of Wisconsin; located in southeastern Wisconsin on the western shore of Lake Michigan
      • Racine = a city in southeastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan to the south of Milwaukee
      • Casper = a city of east central Wyoming on the North Platte river
      • Citta del Vaticano / Vatican City = the capital of the State of the Vatican City
      • Ciudad Bolivar = a port in eastern Venezuela on the Orinoco river
      • Cumana = a port city in northeastern Venezuela on the Caribbean Sea
      • Maracaibo = a port city in northwestern Venezuela
      • Maracay = a city in north central Venezuela
      • Valencia = an industrial city in northern Venezuela
      • Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon = a city in South Vietnam
      • Haiphong = a port city in northern Vietnam
      • Aden = an important port of Yemen; located on the Gulf of Aden
      • Al-Hudaydah / Hodeida = an important port in Yemen on the Red Sea
      • Al-Mukalla / Mukalla = a port in southern Yemen on the Gulf of Aden to the east of Aden
      • Bulawayo = industrial city in southwestern Zimbabwe
    • parts:
  2. an incorporated administrative district established by state charter
  3. people living in a large densely populated municipality
    • example: the city voted for Republicans in 1994
    • lexical domain: Groups - nouns denoting groupings of people or objects
    • synonym of city: metropolis
    • more generic word: municipality = people living in a town or city having local self-government

Business

City a.k.a. Manchester City F.C.: Manchester City Football Club is a Premier League football club in Manchester, England. Founded in 1880 as St. Mark's, they became Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 and Manchester City in 1894.

Person

Who is City?

City a.k.a. Geeta Citygirl is an actress, dancer, director, producer and the founder and artistic director of SALAAM, the first South Asian American theatre, arts and film company in the USA. Based in New York City, the theatre company was started in the year 2000. SALAAM Theatre and Geeta Citygirl received the SAMA Award for Excellence in Theater in June 2005.

Groups

  1. City is a German rock band, formed in East Berlin in 1972, best known for the song "Am Fenster" from its 1978 debut album.
  2. City is a musical group.
    • albums: "Ex-Files", "Fantisera", "Hundra år", "Du ser lycklig ut, tur för dig"

There are other groups with in their name, like City-X, All City, Bad City, Big City, big-city, City Boy, Cut City, Elk City, Fat City, Hot City, Luv City, Owl City, Sun City, Ten City, Cine City, City Chix, City High, City Kent, City Kids.

Writings

  1. "City" is a 1952 science fiction fix-up novel by Clifford D. Simak. The original version consists of eight linked short stories, all originally published between 1944 and 1951, along with brief "notes" on each of the stories. These notes were created especially for the book, and serve as a bridging story of their own. The book was reprinted as ACE #D-283 in 1958, cover illustration by Ed Valigursky.
    • language: English Language
    • genres: Science Fiction, Speculative fiction
    • copyright: 1952
    • released in (63 years ago)
    • award: - International Fantasy Award for Fiction, received by Clifford D. Simak
  2. "City" is a book by Alessandro Baricco.

Films

  1. City is an American sitcom which aired on CBS from January 29, 1990 until June 8, 1990. The series was a new starring vehicle for Valerie Harper, which went into development not long after she and husband Tony Cacciotti won their lawsuit against Lorimar Telepictures over her dismissal from her NBC sitcom Valerie. City was created by Paul Haggis, and like Ms. Harper's previous series, was also executive produced by Cacciotti.
  2. "City" is a 2011 animated short film directed by Kim Young-geun and Kim Ye-young.
  3. "City" a.k.a. "The City" is a 1998 American neo-realist film written and directed by David Riker, his first feature film, and shot in gritty black-and-white film stock. The drama features actor Joseph Rigano and, in neo-realist fashion, an ensemble cast of non-professional actors. The film is also known as: The City.
  4. "City" a.k.a. "Urbe" is a 2013 short, animation film written and directed by Rafael Borges.
    • read more about Urbe

Music

  1. "City" is the second album by Canadian extreme metal band Strapping Young Lad. It was released on February 11, 1997. The album was re-released in 2007 with several bonus tracks and altered cover art. Frontman Devin Townsend assembled a permanent lineup of Strapping Young Lad to record City, including prolific drummer Gene Hoglan, and Townsend's former bandmates Jed Simon on guitar and Byron Stroud on bass. The album was critically acclaimed with Revolver naming it one of "the greatest metal albums of all time", and it is widely considered Strapping Young Lad's best work.
  2. "City" is the second studio album by English electronic music group Client, released on 27 September 2004 by Toast Hawaii. The album features guest appearances by Carl Barât and Pete Doherty of The Libertines, as well as Martin L. Gore of Depeche Mode.
  3. "City" is a 2001 album by Jane Siberry.
    • released in (14 years ago)
  4. "City" is a musical album of City.
    • released in (37 years ago)
  5. "CITY" is a musical album of Happy End.
    • released on (15 years ago)
  6. "City" is a musical single of Madlib, Freddie Gibbs, Karriem Riggins.
    • released on
  7. "City" is a musical album of Chris Hillman, Gene Clark, Roger McGuinn.
    • released in (35 years ago)
  8. "City" is a musical single of LO-FI-FNK.
    • released on (7 years ago)
  9. "City" is a musical EP of Snog.
    • released in (7 years ago)
  10. "City" is a composition.
  11. "City" is a musical EP of Hayden Calnin.
    • released on
  12. "City" is a composition.
  13. "City" is a musical EP of Andrew Redford.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  14. "City" is a musical single of The Medics.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  15. "City" is a composition.

Places

  1. City a.k.a. City College of New York: The City College of the City University of New York is a senior college of the City University of New York in New York City. It is the oldest of City University's twenty-three institutions of higher learning. City College's thirty-five acre Manhattan campus along Convent Avenue from 130th Street to 141st Street is on a hill overlooking Harlem; its neo-Gothic campus was mostly designed by George Browne Post, and many of its buildings are landmarks.
  2. "City" is a piece of earth art located in Garden Valley, a desert valley in rural Lincoln County in the U.S. state of Nevada, near the border with Nye County. The work was begun in 1972 by the artist Michael Heizer and is ongoing.
  3. city a.k.a. Vayala is a village located in the Kottayam district in Kerala, India. It is approximately 7 kilometers from the town Ettumanoor. Vayala is a beautiful village which has one hospital, a bank, a post office, a school, a Catholic church, and three Hindu temples. The name Vayala is derived from the Malayalam word vayal meaning "paddy field". The landscape of Vayala was predominantly fields. But people started filling fields for constructional purposes. St.
  4. City a.k.a. Stockholm City Centre is the city centre of Stockholm in Sweden. The entire city of Stockholm is also the centre of the Stockholm Metropolitan Area.
  5. City is an electoral ward in the Metropolitan District of Bradford.

There are other places with in their name, like j-city, Bay City, Bub City, Del City, Dow City, Elk City, Elm City, Gas City, Hip City, Hub City, Hub-city, Kaw City, Lee City, New City, Oak City, Oil City, Old City, Ore City, Oro City and Ray City.

Miscellanea

  1. City is a Canadian English language broadcast television network that is owned by Rogers Media, a division of Rogers Communications. It is Canada's third most-watched private-sector television network after CTV and Global and consists of seven owned-and-operated television stations located in the metropolitan areas of Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, and the province of Saskatchewan, as well as three independently owned affiliates serving smaller cities in Alberta and British Columbia. The Citytv brand has also been licensed to television stations outside of Canada.
  2. City is a Finnish free-of-charge magazine in various cities in Finland.
  3. City a.k.a. Derry City F.C.: Derry City Football Club is a professional football club based in Derry, Northern Ireland. It plays in the League of Ireland Premier Division. It had spent the majority of its time in the League of Ireland in the Premier Division, the top tier of league football in the Republic of Ireland, but was expelled in November 2009 when it was discovered there were secondary, unofficial contracts with players. It was reinstated a few weeks later but demoted to the First Division, the second tier. The club are the League of Ireland's only participant from Northern Ireland. The club's home ground is the Brandywell Stadium and the players wear red and white striped shirts from which its nickname, the Candystripes, derives. Others refer to the club as the Red and White Army or abbreviate the name to Derry or City.
  4. City: A City in the context of New Jersey local government refers to one of five types and one of eleven forms of municipal government.
  5. City a.k.a. Lancaster City F.C. is an English football club based in Lancaster, Lancashire.
  6. City was an Italian free daily newspaper published in Italy.
  7. City a.k.a. St Albans City F.C.: St Albans City Football Club is a football club based in St Albans, Hertfordshire, England. It was founded in 1908 and plays its home matches at Clarence Park, about 800 yards from the city centre. The club is in the Conference South. It was promoted from Conference South to the Conference Premier at the end of the 2005–06 season by beating Histon 2–0 in the Conference South play-off final at Stevenage Borough's ground, but was relegated back to Conference South after one season and subsequently suffered a further relegation in 2010–11, before returning to the sixth tier in 2013-14.
  8. City is a slab serif typeface designed by Georg Trump, and released in 1930 by the Berthold type foundry in Berlin, Germany. Though classified as a slab serif, City displays a strong modernist influence in its geometric structure of right angles and opposing round corners. The typeface takes inspiration from the machine age, and industry. A consistent application of repeated parts: an outer circle softening interior rectilinear spaces, results in a highly unified and refined typeface.
  9. City: City: analysis of urban trends, culture, theory, policy, action is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes research, analysis, and commentary relating to cities, their futures, and urbanization. The journal was established in 1996, but ran out of money in 1997. It was relaunched in 2000. The journal is published by Routledge and the editor-in-chief is Bob Catterall.
  10. City is a 2013 Telly Award winning ad, created by Scott & Victor for NBC 5 Chicago.
    • award:
      • Telly Award for Local TV & Local Cable Commercial - Visual Effects, received by Utopic
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Phrases with City

Phrases starting with the word City:

  1. city boy
  2. city man
  3. city desk
  4. City Girl
  5. city hall
  6. city line
  7. city room
  8. city-born
  9. city-bred
  10. city-like
  11. city block

Phrases ending with the word City:

  1. Fat City
  2. Man city
  3. sun city
  4. the city
  5. Cebu City
  6. holy city
  7. naha city
  8. Port City
  9. Basel-City

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for City

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Google previewThe SAGE Handbook of Economic Geography (2011)

by Andrew Leyshon, Roger Lee, Linda McDowell

The city is the central tenet and motor of world capitalist development. Today about three billion...

Google previewThe City, Second Edition (2014)

A Dictionary of Quotable Thoughts on Cities and Urban Life by James A. Clapp

The City Is the Frontier AbRAMS, Charles (1902–1970) American urbanist A10– The diseases of housing rival those in pathology. They include irritations over spa- tial, physical, and financial limitations. They are involved with neighborhood ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of New York City (2010)

Second Edition by Kenneth T. Jackson, Lisa Keller, Nancy Flood

Jack Newfield and Wayne Barrett, City for Sale: Ed Koch and the Betrayal of New York (New York: Harper and Row, 1988) Nora L. Mandel Mangin, Joseph François (b Châlons-sur-Marne [now Châlonsen-Champagne], France, 17 Dec 1764; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Trade (2015)

From Ancient Times to the Present by Cynthia Clark Northrup, Jerry H. Bentley, Alfred E. Eckes, Jr, Patrick Manning, Kenneth Pomeranz, Steven Topik

Then by the 1850s, Chicago became the country's principal rail center, as rail lines linked the city to the East. Industrial development followed the appearance of the railroads. By the late 1850s, ships brought iron ore from the upper peninsula ...

Google previewA New Dictionary of Ancient Geography, exhibiting the modern in addition to the ancient names of places (1803)

by Charles Pye

a city belonging to the SAA LIM, 3 tribe of Dan. SAAN ANIM, a city of the tribe of Naphthali. SAAR (Sara, Sarra, Saravus), a river ef Lorraine, in France. f $AARAIM, a city of the tribe of Judah. SAAR BURG (Sarant/a, Caranjča), ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Urban Studies (2009)

by Ray Hutchison

Sharp straight lines create linear perspective dominated by a rotunda in the painting Ideal City (c. 1470), attributed to Italian Renaissance painter Piero della Francesca. Symmetrical blocks of buildings border the frame of the painting.

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Usage statistics about city

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Usage statistics for the noun city:

spoken English35.06%written English64.94% conversational speech9.59%task-oriented speech90.41% imaginative writing35.96%informational writing64.04%

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun city:

metropoliscity

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Small photo of Night traffic drives past the Angel of Independence in Mexico City, Mexico.Small photo of Latinamerican tower in Mexico City Mexico City, Mexico - May 6th, 2017: People walking in downtown of Mexico City.Small photo of Palacio de Bellas Artes or Palace of Fine Arts, a famous theater,museum and music venue in Mexico CitySmall photo of city scape and network connection conceptSmall photo of The sun rises over the Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral in the Zocalo Square of Mexico City, Mexico.Small photo of The Angel of Independence and the Paseo de La Reforma in Mexico CitySmall photo of Avenida Balboa at Dusk in Panama City, Panama More...

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Quotes about City

MY FEELINGS of the city is passionate
and i don't know anyone who can love my city like i do.
this is what i love like i like just this city more than any
other city it is just my city. (Thomesha Robinson)
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Scrabble value of C3I1T1Y4

The value of this 4-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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