Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Officials collectively or as a class.

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

  • noun The body of all people elected or appointed to administer a government, taken collectively.

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

  • noun The people elected to government or employed in the civil service

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

  • noun people elected or appointed to administer a government

Etymologies

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official +‎ -dom

Examples

  • No one in officialdom was advocating any military action!

    Matthew Yglesias » Jimmy Carter

  • "The peasant resisting officialdom is the (original) base Robin Hood," says Knight.

    Robin Hood's fluid identity flows on

  • I have heard in the past that Nogales officialdom is not good at dealing with menajes de casa when individuals cross using one.

    FM3 - Household items

  • I have heard in the past that Nogales officialdom is not good at dealing with menajes de casa when individuals cross using one.

    FM3 - Household items

  • I have heard in the past that Nogales officialdom is not good at dealing with menajes de casa when individuals cross using one.

    FM3 - Household items

  • I have heard in the past that Nogales officialdom is not good at dealing with menajes de casa when individuals cross using one.

    FM3 - Household items

  • I have heard in the past that Nogales officialdom is not good at dealing with menajes de casa when individuals cross using one.

    FM3 - Household items

  • I have heard in the past that Nogales officialdom is not good at dealing with menajes de casa when individuals cross using one.

    FM3 - Household items

  • I have heard in the past that Nogales officialdom is not good at dealing with menajes de casa when individuals cross using one.

    FM3 - Household items

  • I have heard in the past that Nogales officialdom is not good at dealing with menajes de casa when individuals cross using one.

    FM3 - Household items

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  • Not a popular word!

    September 23, 2008