Translation of "gridlock" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈɡrɪd.lɒk/ us /-lɑːk/

a situation where roads in a town become so blocked by cars that it is impossible for any traffic to move

paralización del tráfico
A car breaking down at rush hour could cause gridlock across half the city.

a situation in which no progress can be made

punto muerto

(Translation of “gridlock” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)