Sentence Examples


  • To the north of the village, which has extended greatly as a residential suburb of the metropolis, is Mill Hill, with a Roman Catholic Missionary College, opened in 1871, with branches at Rosendaal, Holland and Brixen, Austria, and a preparatory school at Freshfield near Liverpool; and a large grammar school founded by Nonconformists in 1807.
  • Seen from the Pequod's deck, then, as she would rise on a high hill of the sea, this host of vapoury spouts, individually curling up into the air, and beheld through a blending atmosphere of bluish haze, showed like the thousand cheerful chimneys of some dense metropolis, descried of a balmy autumnal morning, by some horseman on a height.
  • Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis v. Lennon [2004] 1 WLR 2594.
  • The capital city of Dakar is a huge, cosmopolitan metropolis with a pulsating atmosphere that represents Africa 's urban future.
  • Eric 's domineering father wants to have him examined in Metropolis - in response, Eric goes on a rampage.

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