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Synonyms for congestion
kənˈdʒɛs tʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. congestion(noun)

    excessive accumulation of blood or other fluid in a body part

    Synonyms:
    over-crowding

  2. congestion, over-crowding(noun)

    excessive crowding

    "traffic congestion"

    Synonyms:
    over-crowding

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. congestion

    Synonyms:
    congeries, accumulation, glomeration, redundancy, plethora

    Antonyms:
    dissipation, diffusion, clearance, evacuation, colliquation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. congestion(n.)

    Synonyms:
    repletion, plethora

How to pronounce congestion?

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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
Veena
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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#4087busy
#11475accumulation
#11728congestion
#15970overload
#16133redundancy
#16766saturation
#28706plethora
#35135congested
#39772crowding
#42763overcrowding
#48196gridlock
#158800waterlogging

How to use congestion in a sentence?

  1. Vinay Mahtani:

    For example certain areas of the project have had to be redesigned as we repositioned ourselves in order meet the ever-changing consumer and market needs. We have also faced logistical issues such as congestion in the ports, which has meant our building materials arrived at site behind schedule.

  2. Research Tony Harper:

    Our connected and automated technology could help improve traffic flow, cut congestion and reduce the potential for accidents.

  3. Alan Tan:

    Unlimited flight capacity is meaningless if airport and slot congestion remains unaddressed by governments.

  4. Chris Helsel:

    With mobility companies looking to the sky for the answer to the challenges of urban transport and congestion, our work on advanced tire architectures and materials led us to imagine a wheel that could serve both as a traditional tire on the road and as a propulsion system in the sky.

  5. Doug Marsden:

    It’s going to allow people in and out of the city for major events with less congestion, it’s going to allow them to find parking spots quicker through mobile applications on their phones and parking lot sensors. It will expose people to these advanced technologies that are going to be commonplace in five, 10 years.


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