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Synonyms for traffic
ˈtræf ɪktraf·fic

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. traffic

    A business is what one follows regularly; an occupation is what he happens at any time to be engaged in; trout-fishing may be one's occupation for a time, as a relief from business; business is ordinarily for profit, while the occupation may be a matter of learning, philanthropy, or religion. A profession implies scholarship; as, the learned professions. Pursuit is an occupation which one follows with ardor. An avocation is what calls one away from other work; a vocation or calling, that to which one is called by some special fitness or sense of duty; thus, we speak of the gospel ministry as a vocation or calling, rather than a business. Trade or trading is, in general, the exchanging of one thing for another; in the special sense, a trade is an occupation involving manual training and skilled labor; as, the ancient Jews held that every boy should learn a trade. A transaction is a single action, whether in business, diplomacy, or otherwise; affair has a similar, but lighter meaning; as, this little affair; an important transaction. The plural affairs has a distinctive meaning, including all activities where men deal with one another on any considerable scale; as, a man of affairs. A job is a piece of work viewed as a single undertaking, and ordinarily paid for as such. Trade and commerce may be used as equivalents, but trade is capable of a more limited application; we speak of the trade of a village, the commerce of a nation. Barter is the direct exchange of commodities; business, trade, and commerce are chiefly transacted by means of money, bills of exchange, etc. Business, occupation, etc., may be what one does independently; employment may be in the service of another. Work is any application of energy to secure a result, or the result thus secured; thus, we speak of the work of God. Art in the industrial sense is a system of rules and accepted methods for the accomplishment of some practical result; as, the art of printing; collectively, the arts. A craft is some occupation requiring technical skill or manual dexterity, or the persons, collectively, engaged in its exercise; as, the weaver's craft.

    Synonyms:
    affair, art, avocation, barter, business, calling, commerce, concern, craft, duty, employment, handicraft, job, occupation, profession, trade, trading, transaction, vocation, work

    Preposition:
    The business of a druggist; in business with his father; doing business for his father; have you business with me? business in New York; business about, concerning, or in regard to certain property.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. traffic

    Synonyms:
    commerce, exchange, intercourse

Princeton's WordNet

  1. trafficnoun

    the aggregation of things (pedestrians or vehicles) coming and going in a particular locality during a specified period of time

    Synonyms:
    dealings

  2. trafficnoun

    buying and selling; especially illicit trade

    Synonyms:
    dealings

  3. trafficnoun

    the amount of activity over a communication system during a given period of time

    "heavy traffic overloaded the trunk lines"; "traffic on the internet is lightest during the night"

    Synonyms:
    dealings

  4. dealings, trafficverb

    social or verbal interchange (usually followed by `with')

    Synonyms:
    relations, dealing, transaction, dealings

  5. trafficverb

    deal illegally

    "traffic drugs"

  6. trafficverb

    trade or deal a commodity

    "They trafficked with us for gold"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. trafficnoun

    Synonyms:
    TRADE, commerce

  2. trafficverb

    Synonyms:
    trade, deal, bargain, chaffer, carry on commerce, buy and sell

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. TRAFFIC

    Synonyms:
    Therapeutic Angiogenesis with recombinant Fibroblast growth Factor-2 (rFGF-2) for Intermittent Claudication

  2. traffic

    Synonyms:
    1. See Motor vehicles 2. Sexual traffic, see there

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How to use traffic in a sentence?

  1. Al Cadenhead:

    It was like I came out of a coma and realized this was not normal and this is not how you do business, i know other people who've heard the story say 'How did a guy with a PhD fall victim?' I was the perfect victim. I've never been audited, never paid a traffic ticket. I don't know how to pay fines. How do I know they aren't stern and serious about everything?

  2. Edward Arkwright:

    We are seeing an impact on traffic today, but it is too soon to say whether there is a longer-term trend, the period from mid-November to mid-February is generally the slackest period of the year, with the exception of the end-year holidays.

  3. Bill Morgan:

    Osage Beach on Saturday definitely seems like more( traffic) than last year, it seems like everyone is having the same idea, to come to the lake to enjoy summer, because you can social distance at the same time.

  4. David Cowan:

    You're not going to see big companies just moving their critical traffic over this hodgepodge network that they will knit together, that's not to say they won't over time build something resilient.

  5. Pam Shadel Fischer:

    It's mind-boggling and extremely frustrating to see the tremendous loss of life from Covid compounded by preventable traffic crashes.


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