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bureaucracy

Word Example of - bureaucracy

Example Sentences for bureaucracy

Sun believed that democracy would effectuate the filtering, allowing long-range revision from outside the bureaucracy.

To live under a bureaucracy and not to see that it was funny!

The bureaucracy has been against us, as it is natural they would be against us, as it is natural they should be against us.

How do we free ourselves from the choking grip of bureaucracy?

After the election of the Third Duma the bureaucracy grew ever bolder.

It is but fair to say that venality is not one of the characteristics of the German bureaucracy.

The strength of a democracy is not in bureaucracy, it is in the people and their communities.

Even if the bureaucracy were omniscient, such a condition of life would be intolerable.

Let us break the Councils if the Bureaucracy does not concede to the demands of the people.

A horde of other officers, old and new, made up the ranks of the bureaucracy.

Word Origin & History of - bureaucracy

    Word Origin & History

    bureaucracy 1818, from Fr. bureaucratie, from bureau "office," lit. "desk" (see bureau) + Gk. suffix -kratia denoting "power of;" coined by Fr. economist Jean Claude Marie Vincent de Gournay (1712-1759) on model of democratie, aristocratie."That vast net-work of administrative tyranny ... that system of bureaucracy, which leaves no free agent in all France, except for the man at Paris who pulls the wires." [J.S. Mill, "Westminster Review" XXVIII, 1837]