"tailback" in Spanish

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
tailback{noun}
there was a huge tailback on the approach to the city
había una gran caravana a la entrada de la ciudad
we had to sit in a huge tailback
tuvimos que chuparnos una enorme caravana
Poorly upgraded roads and the formation of tailbacks also increase the potential danger.
Las carreteras antiguas y la formación de caravanas también incrementan el riesgo potencial de accidentes.
atochamiento{m} [Chile] (de vehículos)
tapón{m} [coll.] (atasco)
taponamiento{m} [autom.] [Col.] (embotellamiento)
tranca{f} [autom.] [Ven.] [coll.]
cola{f}
a tailback several kilometers long built up
se formó una cola de varios kilómetros
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
Context examples for "tailback" in Spanish(!) These sentences come from external sources & may not be accurate. Therefore, we are not responsible for their content.
there was a huge tailback on the approach to the city
había una gran caravana a la entrada de la ciudad
a tailback several kilometers long built up
se formó una cola de varios kilómetros
we had to sit in a huge tailback
tuvimos que chuparnos una enorme caravana