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traffic light
English - Vietnamese Dictionary
traffic light
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Advanced English Dictionary
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[C] (also traffic lights [pl.]) (AmE also stoplights [pl.]) a signal that controls the traffic on a road, by means of red, orange and green lights that show when you must stop and when you can go: Turn left at the traffic lights.
Collocation Dictionary


amber, green, red | temporary
There are temporary traffic lights because of the roadworks.


Turn left at the third set of traffic lights.


go though, jump
He was stopped by the police for going through a red light.


change (to sth), go green, etc.
A line of vehicles waited for the traffic lights to change. Stop when the lights change to red.
| be (on) green, etc.
The lights were on red but she didn't stop.
| work
The traffic lights weren't working.


at the ~s
There was a hold-up at the lights.

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