being or having the customs or manners or dress of a city person
Syn: ↑citified, ↑cityfied, ↑city-bred
Similar to: ↑urban

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/sit"ee bawrn'/, adj.
born in a city.
[1590-1600; CITY + BORN]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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