Definition of sister city in English:

sister city

Line breaks: sis¦ter city


A city that is twinned with another.
More example sentences
  • I mentioned the efforts of San Diego Rotary Club that resulted in their home town becoming a sister city of Jalalabad.
  • Marseille became the sister city of Shanghai in 1987.
  • ‘Jakarta is an important sister city, with which Rotterdam enjoys an excellent relationship,’ the Mayor said in a statement.

Definition of sister city in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day jaunty
Pronunciation: ˈdʒɔːnti
having a lively, cheerful, and self-confident manner...