What does paperwork mean?

Definitions for paperwork
ˈpeɪ pərˌwɜrkpa·per·work

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paperwork(noun)

    work that involves handling papers: forms or letters or reports etc.


  1. paperwork(Noun)

    A clerical task or set of tasks involving routine written work; busy work; red tape.

  2. paperwork(Noun)

    Excessive, intricate or meticulous work with documents in an unnecessary and incidental way to more important tasks.

How to pronounce paperwork?

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  1. paperwork


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of paperwork in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of paperwork in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of paperwork in a Sentence

  1. San Francisco:

    This mini horse is a service animal, and the owner provided paperwork to a station agent stating so, after consultation (station agents usually dont see horses), the horse was allowed in.

  2. Donna DiNicola:

    It was really a joke, i swear to you I did not know that made it into the paperwork.

  3. Donald Trump:

    We have no idea who these people are, we are the worst when it comes to paperwork, this could be one of the great Trojan horses.

  4. Trod Sandven:

    They're brand new, with the plastic still on the seats. The only thing we do is the paperwork.

  5. Cindy Madrid:

    They told us that based on the order the President signed we would be reunited with our children, but that we needed to have patience because there was a lot of paperwork for the children and they needed find an adequate place to be with them.

Images & Illustrations of paperwork

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