Meaning of TRAFFIC in English


n. 25B6; noun

the bridge is not open to traffic : VEHICLES, cars, lorries, trucks.

they might be stuck in traffic : TRAFFIC JAMS, congestion, gridlock, tailbacks, hold-ups, queues; informal snarl-ups.

the increased use of railways for goods traffic : TRANSPORT, transportation, freight, conveyancing, shipping.

the illegal traffic in stolen art : TRADE, trading, trafficking, dealing, commerce, business, buying and selling; smuggling, bootlegging, black market; dealings, transactions.

(archaic) he has little traffic with his neighbours : CONTACT, communication, intercourse, dealings, relations.

25B6; verb he confessed to trafficking in gold and ivory : TRADE, deal, do business, buy and sell; smuggle, bootleg; informal run.

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