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Synonyms for traffic
ˈtræf ɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. traffic(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    dealings

  2. traffic(noun)

    buying and selling; especially illicit trade

    Synonyms:
    dealings

  3. traffic(noun)

    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, traffic(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    relations, dealing, transaction, dealings

  5. traffic(verb)

    deal illegally

    "traffic drugs"

  6. traffic(verb)

    trade or deal a commodity

    "They trafficked with us for gold"

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. traffic(n.)

    Synonyms:
    TRADE, commerce

  2. traffic(v. n.)

    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 say traffic in sign language?

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How to use traffic in a sentence?

  1. Essex Police:

    He was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to traffic people and conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration and remains in custody.

  2. Lorie Hollis:

    The truck crossed over two lanes of traffic, and still the dog followed.

  3. Associate Professor Allison Kealy:

    What if somebody merges from the side of the road into traffic? That might force traffic to slow down to accommodate the vehicle and slowing down changes how the model works.

  4. Michael Pachter:

    This will drive traffic to Best Buy stores, if the repair is something that will take an hour, the consumer will be captive in the Best Buy store and likely to purchase something.

  5. Marcus Sachs:

    In theory, any piece of equipment could have the capability to do 'man in the middle.' It will know about every call placed, track all the internet traffic, what's going where, the unencrypted information would be intercepted and sent back to China.


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