the big city

Definition of the big city

  1. —used to refer to a particular city without naming it I grew up on a farm, so my move to the big city was a big change. life in the big city

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of great strength

    :  of great force

    :  large or great in dimensions, bulk, or extent

  1. :  in a loud or declamatory manner

    :  in a boasting manner

    :  to a large amount or extent

  1. :  an individual or organization of outstanding importance or power

    :  major league

    :  a big player :  a center or forward whose large size and strength are used to control play near the basket

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  1. :  an inhabited place of greater size, population, or importance than a town or village

    :  an incorporated British town usually of major size or importance having the status of an episcopal see

    :  the financial district of London


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