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congestion

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  • nounblockage
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Synonyms for congestion

noun blockage
  • bottleneck
  • overpopulation
  • traffic jam
  • crowding
  • excess
  • jam
  • mass
  • press
  • profusion
  • rubber-necking
  • snarl-up
  • surfeit
  • surplus
  • clogging
  • crowdedness
  • overcrowding
  • overdevelopment

Antonyms for congestion

  • lack
  • necessity
  • need
  • want
  • opening
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to congestion

bottleneck

noun. obstacle
  • barrier
  • block
  • blockage
  • clog
  • congestion
  • hindrance
  • hold-up
  • impediment
  • jam
  • obstruction
  • snag
  • traffic jam

fullness

noun. abundance, breadth

gridlock

noun. traffic jam

overflow

noun. flood, inundation

rush hour

noun. heaviest commuter traffic

satiation

noun. fullness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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