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Noun: New York City
  1. The largest city in New York State and in the United States; located in southeastern New York at the mouth of the Hudson river; a major financial and cultural centre
    - New York, Greater New York, NYC, Big Apple [informal]

Type of: city, metropolis, point of entry, port of entry, urban center [US], urban centre [Brit, Cdn]

Part of: Empire State, N.Y., New York, New York State, NY

Encyclopedia: New York City, USA