Definition of “metro” - English Dictionary

“metro” in British English

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uk /ˈmet.rəʊ/ us /ˈmet.roʊ/

metroadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈmet.rəʊ/ us /ˈmet.roʊ/ US

(Definition of “metro” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“metro” in American English

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us /ˈme·troʊ/

short form ofmetropolitan:

the Atlanta metro area
the metro section in today’s newspaper

(Definition of “metro” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)