What does trafficking mean?

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  1. trafficking(Noun)

    The exploitative movement of people across borders

  2. trafficking(Noun)

    The distribution of illegal drugs

  3. trafficking(Noun)

    the smuggling of illegal arms

  4. trafficking(Noun)

    The movement of an enzyme (or other protein) through tissue

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trafficking

    of Traffic


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trafficking in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trafficking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Darlene Pajarito:

    Tier 1 does not mean the Philippines is already free of trafficking, there are still cases and these are still happening but we have increased government’s capacity to stop illegal activities, put more people in prison and make more people aware of trafficking.

  2. Sarah Margon:

    On the whole, this year’s trafficking report accurately reflects and critiques the record of countries around the world in addressing human trafficking and forced labor, unlike the report issued last year, which was marred by strong indications of political interference.

  3. Ekarat Sisen:

    There are 117 people here, 26 of them are Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar and the rest are from Bangladesh, we need to figure out if any these people are trafficking victims or whether they entered country on their own. If they are victims of human trafficking we must hand them over to Ministry of Social Development and Human Security.

  4. The State Department:

    Some Thai officials are complicit in trafficking crimes and corruption continues to undermine anti-trafficking efforts, in some instances, corrupt officials on both sides of land borders accept payment from smugglers involved in the movement of migrants between Thailand and some neighboring countries ... some of these migrants subsequently become trafficking victims.

  5. Matthew Smith of Fortify Rights:

    Governments in the region are playing human ping-pong, pushing boats back out to sea while claiming to crackdown on human trafficking, all governments have a responsibility to protect survivors of trafficking and asylum seekers. No government can credibly claim to be combating trafficking while simultaneously creating a ready pool of desperate and insecure people at sea.

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