Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An official of a bureaucracy.
  • noun An official who is rigidly devoted to the details of administrative procedure.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An advocate or supporter of bureaucracy; also, a member of a bureaucracy. Also called bureaucratist.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An official who is part of a bureaucracy

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an official of a bureaucracy

Etymologies

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From French bureaucrate.

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