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bureaucratese Explained

bureaucratese at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » bureaucrat|ese

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • A style of language, typically used by bureaucrats, that uses jargon or euphemism to the detriment of broader understanding.
    1. Any language containing many non-essential words intended to imply more importance or intelligence than is actually present.
    2. : The company presidents annual statement was complete bureaucratese: it was completely content-free.''

      Synonyms

      * officialese

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » style of language, typically used by bureaucrats

  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Verwaltungssprache|f Inter: qualifier » generic bureaucratese, Inter: t- » de|Beh√∂rdensprache|f Inter: qualifier » generic bureaucratese, Inter: t- » de|Beamtendeutsch|n Inter: qualifier » German bureaucratese, Inter: t+ » de|Amtsdeutsch|n Inter: qualifier » German bureaucratese, Inter: t+ » de|Papierdeutsch|n Inter: qualifier » German bureaucratese

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * obfuscation
    Category: Category:en:Jargon -