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See definition of metro on Dictionary.com
  • as inrailroad
  • as inpublic transportation
  • as insubway

synonyms for metro

  • rail line
  • railway
  • subway
  • line
  • monorail
  • tracks
  • tube
  • elevated railway
  • streetcar line
  • trolley line
  • underground railway
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How to use metro in a sentence

The largest threat facing the 4,000 coyotes in the Chicago metro area is vehicle collisions.
FOUR WILD ANIMALS THAT ARE THRIVING IN CITIESBY RYAN CHELIUS/OUTDOOR LIFEFEBRUARY 9, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
That meant a bright sky and temperatures in the high 60s and people strewn and sunbathing along the beach out by Saint Petersburg on the west edge of the metro area, about 45 minutes from Raymond James Stadium.
SUPER BOWL HIGHLIGHTS: BUCS CELEBRATE CHAMPIONSHIP, TOM BRADY WINS MVPDES BIELER, MARK MASKE, CHUCK CULPEPPERFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Here are some scenes that Washington Post photographers have captured from around the metro region, with more snow on the way.
AFTER 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW, AN ICY NIGHT AHEAD IN D.C. AREA. SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE MONDAY.JASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMAN, ANDREW FREEDMANFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On Capital Weather Gang’s winter storm impact scale, this storm rates at a Category 3 “significant” winter storm for immediate metro area, primarily due to the amount of snow projected, cold temperatures prior to the storm, and its duration.
WINTER STORM TO BLANKET D.C. AREA IN MODERATE SNOW SUNDAY, AND MORE MIGHT COME MONDAYJASON SAMENOW, WES JUNKERJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That spike in population put the Atlanta metro area fourth in growth nationwide, behind Houston, Dallas, and Phoenix.
GEORGIA WENT BLUE. CAN DEMOCRATS MAKE IT HAPPEN ELSEWHERE?ELLA NILSENJANUARY 15, 2021VOX
Waymo rolled out its driverless service to the general public in the Phoenix metro area in October.
WAYMO WILL NO LONGER SAY ‘SELF-DRIVING’ IN APPARENT SHADE TO TESLARACHEL LERMANJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Barack Obama, running only five points behind John McCain in Georgia in 2008, captured Newton, Rockdale, and Douglas, three other metro Atlanta counties whose nonwhite populations were on the rise.
WHY A KEY GEORGIA COUNTRY FLIPPED FROM RED TO BLUE—AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR DEMOCRATSMATTHEWHEIMERDECEMBER 27, 2020FORTUNE
Non-metro areas are suffering more in the current wave, with larger occupancy rates than more densely populated regions, said Karaca-Mandic, whose team analyzed the data.
NEARLY TWICE AS MANY AMERICANS ARE HOSPITALIZED RIGHT NOW WITH COVID-19 THAN IN SPRINGRACHEL KINGDECEMBER 22, 2020FORTUNE
So the most efficient strategy for Ossoff and Warnock is probably to focus on squeezing more votes out of metro Atlanta.
SPLIT-TICKET VOTERS ARE A SMALL GROUP, BUT THEY COULD DECIDE THE GEORGIA RUNOFFSNATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)DECEMBER 17, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Most of Bradyl’s work has been in the Washington metro area, but the company has installed Bradyl Bins in more than a dozen states from California to Maine.
AFTER REIMAGINING APARTMENT STORAGE, BRADYL BLOOMEDTHOMAS HEATHNOVEMBER 22, 2020WASHINGTON POST
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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WORDS RELATED TO METRO

  • LRT
  • busline
  • light rail
  • mass transit
  • metro
  • rail rapid transit
  • railway
  • rapid transit
  • subway
  • urban transportation service
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