Definition of world city in English:

world city

Syllabification: world ci·ty


  • A cosmopolitan city, with resident and visiting foreigners.
    More example sentences
    • The mayor has got to decide which means more to him: London as a big business-dominated world city, or London as a sustainable city.
    • London is hyper-diverse, a world city in every sense.
    • Hong Kong has branded itself as ‘Asia's world city.’

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