English version

snarl-up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Motor vehicles
snarl-upˈsnarl-up noun [countable] British English  1 a confused situation that prevents work from continuing2 TTCTTRa situation in which traffic is prevented from movingcongestion There was a big snarl-up on the M1.
Examples from the Corpus
snarl-upThey're trying to untangle a snarl-up in editing.
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