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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

    Etymology: 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. 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. William Bao Bean:

    In any sort of market, you want the experts making the decisions, not some technocrat or bureaucrat, you don't tend to see too many successful companies come out of a government-based decision-making process.

  2. Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis:

    It is also possible that a comet will hit planet Earth, (But) I don't believe that any sensible European bureaucrat or politician will go down that road.

  3. Ted Cruz:

    That's why the last thing any commander should need to worry about is the grades he is getting from some plush-bottomed Pentagon bureaucrat for political correctness or social experiments -- or providing gluten-free MREs.

  4. Kyle Olson:

    This scorecard is nothing more than a justification of some bureaucrat’s job and an attempt to manipulate the data to make it appear such independent institutions aren’t up to snuff.

  5. Brooks Atkinson:

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

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