Synonyms for Congestion:
n.amenorrhoea, acne, adhd, amenorrhea, allergy, alopecia, alcoholism, amnesia, add, acidity. bumper-to-bumper, back up, filter, busy, congestion charge, hold up. •blockage (noun)
jam, crowdedness, overpopulation, bottleneck, surfeit, excess, Clogging, press, overcrowding, traffic jam, overdevelopment, crowding.
burden, bafflement, brake, constipation, blockade, bottleneck, restriction, entrapment, hurdle, frustration, complication, constraint, delay, deterrent, barrier, handicap, stoppage, opposition, interruption, drawback, clog, entanglement, snarl, plug, tangle, inhibition, impediment, impasse, jam, stay, mire, blockage, stop, snag, hindrance, obstruction, drag, restraint, resistance, damper, encumbrance, block, impedance, choke, dam, disadvantage, crimp, obstacle, bung, catch.
over-crowding, overcrowding, engorgement.
surfeit, overcrowding, excess, hyperemia, press, too much, crowdedness, Cramming, overpopulation, overdevelopment, crowding, stuffing, gridlock, traffic jam, excessive concentration, too many, engorgement, Clogging.
congestion charge, traffic jam, bumper-to-bumper, overdevelopment, gridlock. hold up. busy. filter. back up. •overpopulation
•Other relevant words:
allergy, adhd, overcrowding, too much, gridlock, amenorrhea, hold up, too many, traffic jam, press, over-crowding, hyperemia, amnesia, amenorrhoea, overpopulation, Cramming, surfeit, busy, excess, overdevelopment, stuffing, crowdedness, add, filter, acidity, alopecia, bumper-to-bumper, engorgement, alcoholism, Clogging, acne, crowding.
Usage examples for congestion
It seemed that the imprudent girl, for some whim or mood, while out with her countess, had ventured on a gallop of nearly half an hour's duration on her white Fatma in the teeth of a strong north- east wind, and had come home with an attack of congestion of the lungs, which threatened to end her altogether. – Royal Highness by Thomas Mann