bureaucratese definition

  • noun:
    • A style of language characterized by jargon and euphemism which is used specially by bureaucrats: "Soviet bureaucratese, especially the tongue-twisting acronyms and alien-sounding portmanteau terms for the condition security device” ( Strobe Talbott).
    • a mode of language, usually used by bureaucrats, that utilizes jargon or euphemism towards the detriment of broader understanding.
    • Any language containing numerous non-essential terms intended to suggest even more value or cleverness than is in fact current.
    • the formal and sometimes obscure style of composing feature of some government officials; officialese; -- it's described as euphemisms, circumlocutions, vague abstractions, and circumlocutions.
    • A style of language characterized by jargon and euphemism that is used especially by bureaucrats: "Soviet bureaucratese, especially the tongue-twisting acronyms and alien-sounding portmanteau words of the state security apparatus” ( Strobe Talbott).
    • a method of language, usually employed by bureaucrats, that makes use of jargon or euphemism on detriment of wider understanding.
    • Any language containing numerous non-essential terms designed to indicate more importance or cleverness than is in fact current.
    • the formal and sometimes obscure style of writing attribute of some federal government officials; officialese; -- it's described as euphemisms, circumlocutions, obscure abstractions, and circumlocutions.

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