Traffic

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Definition

the traffic: the vehicles on the road
noun
It took me an hour to get home because of all the traffic. There were so many vehicles on the road, everything was moving very slowly.

(server) traffic: the amount of data going through (a server)
noun

Examples

  • "Moira : Ray, what can you tell us about the traffic this morning?"
  • "Traffic can be a real pain at this time of day."
  • "That's all for now, stay tuned for more news, traffic and weather only on"
  • "Brian : We're going to take an alternative route sir, due to heavy traffic."
  • "Moira : That's all the time we have for today, but join us tomorrow for news, traffic, weather and maybe even a few more intimate details of Brent's private parts, eh life."
  • "Before we get to today's headlines, let's go to our traffic correspondent Ray Upton, who'll tell us all about a developing situation on the Los Angeles freeways."
  • "As you may have heard, your last delivery of perfume was destroyed in a freak traffic accident."
  • "As far as the numerous traffic violations incurred by Mr. Marron, I can only suggest that the vast societal and cultural differences between his native country (France) and ours played a significant part in his actions."
  • "There's a multiple vehicle collision blocking traffic in both directions right now."
  • "Traffic is a bleeding nightmare around Hammersmith, I'll take you through Shepherd's Bush."

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