Synonyms of metropolis in English:

metropolis


See definition of metropolis

noun

1‘their trip to London gave them nine days in the metropolis’

SYNONYMS

capital, capital city, chief town, provincial capital, regional capital, state capital, county town, county borough, administrative centre

2‘compared to Farafra, Bahriyah was a metropolis’

SYNONYMS

big city, conurbation, megalopolis, urban sprawl, concrete jungle

informal big smoke

archaic wen