Meaning of TRAFFIC in English

TRAFFIC

I. noun

1.

Synonyms: business 4, commerce, industry, trade

2.

Synonyms: commerce 2, communion, dealings, intercourse, truck

Related Word: relations, relationship; closeness, connection, familiarity, intimacy

3.

Synonyms: patronage 2, business, custom, trade

4.

the number or volume of vehicles or pedestrians moving along a route

freeway traffic is heavy during the rush hour

Synonyms: travel

II. verb

1.

Synonyms: trade 1, bargain, barter, exchange, swap, truck

2.

to engage in illegal or disreputable business or activity

trafficked in drugs

Synonyms: truck

Related Word: deal (in), push, shove; black-market; bootleg, moonshine; fence

Idioms: handle ( or deal in) under the counter

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