Translation of "red tape" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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red tapenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌred ˈteɪp/ us /ˌred ˈteɪp/ disapproving

C2 official rules and processes that seem unnecessary and delay results

繁文縟節;官僚作風;拖拉費時的繁瑣手續
We must cut through the red tape. 我們必須要克服官僚文牘主義。

(Translation of “red tape” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)