- a pictorial view, as a painting or photograph, of a city or section of one
- a view of a city as from an aircraft or skyscraper, or of city buildings silhouetted against the horizon
- a city scene with typical elements
Origin of cityscapecity + -scape
- An artistic representation, such as a painting or photograph, of a city.
- A city or section of a city regarded as a scene: “the vast cityscape of lower Manhattan” (New Yorker).
From city + -scape.