An example of traffic is people driving in cars.
An example of traffic is a heavy delay in a railroad system.
An example of traffic is how many hits a website gets daily.
Refused further traffic with the estranged friend.
Trafficked in liquidation merchandise; traffic with gangsters.
Traffic in drugs.
A traffic violation, traffic manager.
Origin of traffic
- French trafic from Old French trafique from Old Italian traffico from trafficare to trade perhaps from Catalan trafegar to decant from Vulgar Latin trānsfaecāre trāns- trans- faex faec- dregs feces
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition