Translation of "bureaucracy" - English-Spanish dictionary

bureaucracy

noun uk /bjʊəˈrɒk.rə.si/ us /bjʊˈrɑː.krə-/ mainly disapproving

a system for controlling or managing a country, company, or organization that is operated by a large number of officials employed to follow rules carefully

burocracia
I had to deal with the university’s bureaucracy when I was applying for financial aid.

(Translation of “bureaucracy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

bureaucracy

noun /bjuˈrokrəsi/ (plural bureaucracies)

a system of government by officials working for a government

burocracia
A lot of bureaucracy is involved in applying for a passport.
bureaucrat noun

an official who works for an organization or government department, especially if they follow its rules very strictly

Burócrata
a faceless bureaucrat.
bureaucratic adjective

burocrático
the slow bureaucratic process of obtaining planning permission.

(Translation of “bureaucracy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)