Synonyms of bureaucracy


1. bureaucracy, bureaucratism, government officials, officialdom

usage: nonelective government officials

2. bureaucracy, government, authorities, regime

usage: a government that is administered primarily by bureaus that are staffed with nonelective officials

3. bureaucracy, organization, organisation

usage: any organization in which action is obstructed by insistence on unnecessary procedures and red tape

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