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Definition of City

City

  1. A large town.
  2. A corporate town; in the United States, a town or collective body of inhabitants, incorporated and governed by a mayor and aldermen or a city council consisting of a board of aldermen and a common council; in Great Britain, a town corporate, which is or has been the seat of a bishop, or the capital of his see.
  3. The collective body of citizens, or inhabitants of a city.
  4. Of or pertaining to a city.

City Quotations

Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.
George Burns

I always knew from that moment, from the time I found myself at home in that little segregated library in the South, all the way up until I walked up the steps of the New York City library, I always felt, in any town, if I can get to a library, I'll be OK. It really helped me as a child, and that never left me.
Maya Angelou

If you have one of the worst schools in the city, then chances are the teachers are not going to care for you. Chances are the parents don't feel seriously about coming to meet with teachers.
Bill Cosby

Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
John F. Kennedy

Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
Bill Gates
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City Translations

city in Afrikaans is stad
city in Danish is by
city in Dutch is wereldstad, grote stad
city in Finnish is kaupunki
city in German is Stadt, Stadtzentrum
city in Latin is urbs urbis
city in Norwegian is by
city in Portuguese is vila, cidade
city in Spanish is ciudad
city in Swedish is stad

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