City man—(UK) a person engaged in commerce or finance:
- He had made his mark in the mercantile world as a thoroughly representative City-man.
1. an inhabitant of a city (as contrasted with a countryman):
- Mr. White might have made a whole book out of being a city man on a farm.
2. a fellow-inhabitant of a city:
- He headed out for Calgary or Edmonton, or any American city…. It didn’t matter. Everywhere he found his city men.