tail back Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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tail back

phrasal verb with tail uk   us   /teɪl/ verb [T]
If ​traffictails back, it ​forms a ​longline and ​moves very ​slowly or ​stops: There is ​traffictailing back along the ​motorway for ten ​miles because of ​roadrepairs.
(Definition of tail back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tail back”
in Chinese (Simplified) (车辆)排起长龙…
in Turkish kuyruk olma, peşpeşe yığılma, sıra sıra dizilme…
in Russian хвост автомобилей в пробке…
in Chinese (Traditional) (車輛)排起長龍…
in Polish korek…
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