Definition of metropolitanized in English:

metropolitanized

adjective

  • Of a person: having the manners, outlook, etc., of a city dweller. Of a place: urban, built-up.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country. Originally from metropolitan + -ized; in later use probably from metropolitanize + -ed.

Pronunciation

metropolitanized

/ˌmɛtrəˈpɒlɪtənʌɪzd//ˌmɛtrəˈpɒlɪtnʌɪzd/