Definition of Detroit in English:

Detroit

proper noun

  • A major industrial city and Great Lakes shipping centre in south-eastern Michigan; population 912,062 (est. 2008). It is the centre of the US automobile industry, containing the headquarters of Ford, Chrysler, and General Motors. In the 1960s, it was also an important centre for rock and soul music.

Pronunciation

Detroit

/dɪˈtrɔɪt/