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pencil-pusher

see definition of pencil-pusher
  • as inpencil pusher
  • as inbureaucrat
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Synonyms for pencil-pusher

noun clerical worker
  • black-coat worker
  • desk worker
  • office worker
  • white-collar worker

More words related to pencil-pusher

bureaucrat

noun. government official
  • administrator
  • civil servant
  • desk-jockey
  • functionary
  • office-holder
  • pencil-pusher
  • politician
  • public servant
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