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1. cosmopolitan

adjective. ['ˌkɑːzməˈpɑːlətən'] composed of people from or at home in many parts of the world; especially not provincial in attitudes or interests.

Synonyms

  • traveled

Antonyms

  • incomplete
  • narrow

Etymology

  • -an (English)
  • -anus (Latin)
  • cosmopolite (English)

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Rhymes with Cosmopolitan

  • metropolitan
  • neapolitan

How do you pronounce cosmopolitan?

Pronounce cosmopolitan as ˌkɑzməˈpɑlətən.

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Sentences with cosmopolitan


1. Noun, singular or mass
Chicago's cosmopolitan atmosphere is best enjoyed with a stay at an intimate boutique hotel in or near downtown.

2. Adjective
The movement for the creation of the image of the urban and cosmopolitan African-American caused internal strife and discord.

Quotes about cosmopolitan


1. Shows like 'Sex and the City' got women involved again in a political way. They were drawn into the personal stories of the four women who together make up one complete cosmopolitan woman. We want to have community, and the show filled that void in our lives: friendship between women.
- Kim Cattrall

2. cosmopolitan

adjective. ['ˌkɑːzməˈpɑːlətən'] growing or occurring in many parts of the world.

Antonyms

  • exclusive

Etymology

  • -an (English)
  • -anus (Latin)
  • cosmopolite (English)

3. cosmopolitan

adjective. ['ˌkɑːzməˈpɑːlətən'] of worldwide scope or applicability.

Synonyms

  • world-wide
  • ecumenical
  • comprehensive
  • worldwide
  • universal
  • general

Antonyms

  • sectarian
  • national
  • continental
  • specific

Etymology

  • -an (English)
  • -anus (Latin)
  • cosmopolite (English)

4. cosmopolitan

noun. ['ˌkɑːzməˈpɑːlətən'] a sophisticated person who has travelled in many countries.

Synonyms

  • cosmopolite
  • sophisticate
  • world traveler
  • man of the world

Antonyms

  • particular proposition
  • unadaptable
  • particularity
  • discriminate

Etymology

  • -an (English)
  • -anus (Latin)
  • cosmopolite (English)
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