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tailback

noun, British

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  1. a crowded mass (as of cars) that impedes or blocks movement <stuck in a five-mile tailback on the southbound carriageway> Synonyms backup, bottleneck, jam-up, logjam, snarl, jam [British], tie-upRelated Words tangle; gridlock, lock; congestion, traffic; crawl, delay, slowdown, stoppage




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to proceed clumsily or ineffectually

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