"It really is red-tape of Miss Todd," murmured Loveday yieldingly.
They were only the red-tape machines of the Public Lands Department.
Everything goes by red-tape with 'em, an' the ban'-wagon goes in front.
His Regiment, through some Red-tape informality, has been without tents.
In the army they become, occasionally, the most bigoted worshippers of red-tape.
Yet nothing more dangerous than red-tape happened for a while.
Hers was no red-tape rule, but a system based on sensible methods.
Red-tape is a great institution, and nowhere do you see more of it than in Germany.
If, then, rote and red-tape have nothing to do with the one, why should they with the other?
I hate the red-tape system which binds our rulers from beginning to end.