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.

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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. Donald Trump:

    We have people that Hillary Clinton wants 550 percent more than President Obama and Obama’s allowing a lot of people to come in. We have no idea who they are, they’re from Islamic State-occupied Syria maybe, but they have no paperwork many times, we’re going to allow thousands, and ten and thousands, more people to come in and then Donald Trump see a situation like Nice, France. It’s a horrible thing and we ’d better get awfully tough.

  2. Wernher von Braun:

    We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.

  3. Donna DiNicola:

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

  4. Ann Wilson:

    From the parts manufacturer perspective this is a significant step in the right direction, compared to where we were, but it does appear that this will creates significantly more paperwork for smaller suppliers to have to certify their parts.

  5. Ayako Nakayama:

    A change in Happy New Era '' may happen only once in our life time, so it's a happy day, and I wanted my child also to be present at that moment, i hope this is a peaceful era where everyone can live with smiling faces.' . Elsewhere, couples wanting to register their marriages as soon as the Reiwa era began at midnight had lined up at government offices, which set special desks for the paperwork. For 29-year-old Kenya Fujisaki, the move was mostly practical.

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