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traffic

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of traffic

  1. the buying and selling of goods especially on a large scale and between different places the United Nations released a report on countries that still condone the traffic of women and children Synonyms of traffic business, marketplace, trade, commerceWords Related to traffic free trade; black market, gray market; dealings, horse-trading; e-tail, merchandising, retailing, wholesaling; bartering

Synonym Discussion of traffic

business, commerce, trade, industry, traffic mean activity concerned with the supplying and distribution of commodities. business may be an inclusive term but specifically designates the activities of those engaged in the purchase or sale of commodities or in related financial transactions. commerce and trade imply the exchange and transportation of commodities. industry applies to the producing of commodities, especially by manufacturing or processing, usually on a large scale. traffic applies to the operation and functioning of public carriers of goods and persons.

traffic

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of traffic

  1. to carry on the business of buying and selling goods or other property arrested him for trafficking in drugs Synonyms of traffic deal, tradeWords Related to traffic bargain, barter, horse-trade, negotiate, transact; auction, exchange, merchandise (also merchandize), rebuy, resell, swap; buy, pick up, purchase, take; distribute, fair-trade, market, peddle, retail, sell, supply, vend, wholesale; black-market, bootleg, fence, smuggle; corner, engross, monopolize, undersell; day-trade, invest, speculateNear Antonyms of traffic black [chiefly British], blackball, boycott



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