Synonyms of town
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cityA city is a large town.
• Around the city small groups of police patrolled the streets.
dorp (South Africa)a small town or village
• a South African farm girl born in a dorp called Benoni
municipalityIn Britain, a municipality is a city or town which is governed by its own locally-appointed officials. You can also refer to a city's or town's local government as a municipality.
• Traffic is the problem of the municipality.
Thesaurus for town from the Collins English Thesaurus
a densely populated urban area, typically smaller than a city and larger than a village, having some local powers of government and a fixed boundary
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