Translation of city in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈsɪti/

n (plural cities)

  • 1.1 (large town) ciudad (feminine) the big city la gran ciudad (before noun/delante del nombre) city center centro (masculine) de la ciudad city council ayuntamiento (m), municipio (m) city dweller habitante (mf) de la ciudad, citadino, (m,f) [AmL] city life vida (feminine) urbana or de ciudad city manager (American English/inglés norteamericano) funcionario encargado de la administración de una ciudad city plan plano (masculine) de la ciudad
    More example sentences
    • So can we have some sensible ideas for developing our city centre and outlying towns.
    • The city centre is a beautiful mixture of old and new, all of it tinted in a reddish pink.
    • Is it any wonder that our town and city centres are blighted with multitudes of empty shops?
    (in (United Kingdom/el Reino Unido) ) the City la City (de Londres) (el centro financiero londinense)

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