Synonyms for officialdom
- bureaucratic paperwork
- city hall
- official forms
- official procedures
- paper shuffling
- powers that be
- proper channels
- regulatory commission
- the Establishment
- the system
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OFFICIALDOM
Officialdom is their divinity and respectability their key to life.
It is difficult because officialdom isn't as obliging as it might be.
He loathed the Office job to which they had put him, and the whole atmosphere of officialdom.
But the pluckiest thing she did was to fight Prussian officialdom and win.
Indeed, he is one of the first representatives of officialdom.
The opposition and slowness of officialdom irritated him greatly.
Like the clash of iron gates, officialdom came into its own again.
Hungarian officialdom refers to Slovakland as the Hungarian Highlands.
But to the man without roubles in his pocket, Russian officialdom is not so gracious.
Only officialdom or ignorance could refuse the main credit to Alexander Quisanté.