The Globetrotter’s Glossary: Word of the Day is Metropolitantra
Variables: Metropoltantric (adj.), Metropolitantrism (n.).
Definition: Of relating to a culture of rituals, practices or patterns which celebrate, or hold in awe, a metropolitan environment.
Example: “I couldn’t cope anymore with all that jazz you know,” said Sarah, “with all the metropolitantra that Paris had to offer. I crept quietly into my own niche in Grenoble, where I formed a small community of recluses like myself.”