Definitions For Metropolitan


  • A person who lives in a metropolis
  • In the Eastern Orthodox Church this title is given to a position between bishop and patriarch; equivalent to archbishop in western Christianity
  • Of or relating to a large city and the surrounding cities and towns


  • Relating to or characteristic of a metropolis

Is Metropolitan a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Metropolitan is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Metropolitan in a Sentence

  • A TV series about the lives and loves of a group of young, attractive metropolitans
  • The greater New York metropolitan area
  • This is one of the best seafood restaurants in metropolitan Los Angeles.

Antonyms for Metropolitan

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