Translation of "city" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

city

noun [ C ] uk /ˈsɪt.i/ us /ˈsɪt̬.i/
TOWN 市镇

A1 a large town

市,城市,都市
Many of the world's cities have populations of more than five million. 世界上许多城市的人口超过500万。
Wellington is the capital city (= centre of government) of New Zealand. 惠灵顿是新西兰首都。

any town in the UK that has a cathedral (= large, important church)

(英国有大教堂的)特许市
The city of Ely has about 15,000 inhabitants. 伊利市有大约1万居民。

mainly US UK usually city council the government of a city:

It's the city's responsibility to maintain the pavements.
My father works for the city.
FINANCIAL CENTRE 金融中心
the City [ S ] UK

the business centre of London where the large financial organizations are, such as the Bank of England

伦敦商业中心;伦敦城
He works in the City. 他在伦敦商业中心上班。
a City analyst 伦敦商业区分析师

the financial organizations as a group and the people who work for them

(英国)金融界
The City acted swiftly to the news of a fall in the value of sterling. 金融界对英镑下跌的消息迅速作出反应。

(Translation of “city” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)