Translation of city in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈsɪti/

n (pl cities)

  • 1.1 (large town) ciudad (f) the big city la gran ciudad (before n) city center centro (m) de la ciudad city council ayuntamiento (m), municipio (m) city dweller habitante (mf) de la ciudad, citadino, -na (m,f) [AmL] city life vida (f) urbana or de ciudad city manager (AmE) funcionario encargado de la administración de una ciudad city plan plano (m) 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 (UK) ) the City la City (de Londres) (el centro financiero londinense)

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