noun, plural me·trop·o·lis·es.
Words nearby metropolis
Examples from the Web for metropolises
The city is incredibly violent for its size, on par with metropolises that dwarf the town.
These things, Gentlemen, are printed now-a-days; they are printed at Paris, one of the metropolises of thought!The Heavenly Father|Ernest Naville
But the army stopped far short of the new Edens and metropolises.Martin Van Buren|Edward M. Shepard
But the pressing disc of the battle-front which had been lowering on Chicago, greatest of Earth's metropolises, was lifted.Invaders from the Infinite|John Wood Campbell