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Definitions for bureaucrat
ˈbyʊər əˌkrætbu·reau·crat

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bureaucrat, administrative official(noun)

    an official of a bureaucracy


  1. bureaucrat(Noun)

    An official who is part of a bureaucracy

  2. Origin: From bureaucrate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bureaucrat(noun)

    an official of a bureau; esp. an official confirmed in a narrow and arbitrary routine


  1. Bureaucrat

    A bureaucrat is a member of a bureaucracy and can comprise the administration of any organization of any size, though the term usually connotes someone within an institution of government. Bureaucrat jobs were often "desk jobs", though the modern bureaucrat may be found "in the field" as well as in an office.

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  1. bureaucrat


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bureaucrat in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bureaucrat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of bureaucrat in a Sentence

  1. Milton Friedman:

    Hell hath no fury like a bureaucrat scorned.

  2. Gore Vidal:

    There is something about a bureaucrat that does not like a poem.

  3. Alben W. Barkley, U.S Vice President (1949-1953):

    A bureaucrat is a Democrat who holds some office that a Republican wants.

  4. Speaker Paul Ryan:

    A mid-level bureaucrat can put anybody on a no-fly list with no due process rights.

  5. Brooks Atkinson:

    The perfect bureaucrat everywhere is the man who manages to make no decisions and escape all responsibility.

Images & Illustrations of bureaucrat

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