Synonyms of bureaucracy in English:

bureaucracy


See definition of bureaucracy

noun

1‘the higher ranks of the bureaucracy’

SYNONYMS

civil service, administration, government, directorate, the establishment, the system, the powers that be, corridors of power

ministries, authorities, officials, officialdom

informal Big Brother

2‘the unnecessary bureaucracy in local government’

SYNONYMS

red tape, rules and regulations, etiquette, protocol, officialdom

humorous bumbledom