Definition of City Company in English:

City Company

noun

  • (in the UK) a corporation descended from an ancient trade guild of London.

    • ‘The Court agreed, along with most if not all of the other City Companies, that a donation be made to the Lord Mayor's Fund for the Imperial Volunteers.’
    • ‘The City summoned each of the City Companies to call their most substantial members in order to discuss the Plantation of Ulster.’