Definition of cityscape
1 : a city viewed as a scene
2 : an artistic representation of a city
3 : an urban environment a cityscape cluttered with factories
Examples of cityscape in a Sentence
The cityscape is cluttered with factories.
a photographer who does mostly cityscapes
Recent Examples of cityscape from the Web
New Orleans architects share their thoughts on buildings that have shaped the Crescent cityscape over the centuries.
Sheathed in silvery glass, with alternating stacks of balconies accentuating its sculptural identity, the tower promises to work as both a stand-alone object and a part of the cityscape.
These accommodations come replete with amenities like rooftop lounges, private screening rooms, complimentary bikes, and breathtaking cityscape views.
Cheuk's three-part crystal ball installation sits in front of Hong Kong's cityscape.
Gallery 209 July exhibit Featured artist J.W. Powell’s cityscapes and natural landscapes in oil and gouache are on display with 11 other artists, whose work ranges from abstract to realist.
Gathered here are recent images of the vertical cityscape, street scenes, monuments, people, and natural landscapes of Hong Kong.
What is then interesting is to find, in that continuity, the less-obvious differences of texture: the signs, the markings, the assemblages, the things hiding in plain sight in each cityscape or landscape.
Montepulciano This hill town boasts a medieval cityscape like a miniature Florence.
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First Known Use of cityscape
CITYSCAPE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cityscape for English Language Learners
: the area where a city is and the way it looks
: a picture that shows part or all of a city
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