officialese

Definition of officialese

n.1.the formal and often obscure style of writing characteristic of some government officials; bureaucratese; - it is characterized by euphemisms, circumlocutions, vague abstractions, and circumlocutions.

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Varietyese, Wall Streetese, Washingtonese, bunkum, business English, businessese, cinemese, collegese, commercialism, computerese, economese, federalese, gobbledygook, journalese, legalese, medical Greek, medicalese, newspaperese, official jargon, pedagese, political doubletalk, pussyfooting, shoptalk, societyese, sociologese, stagese, telegraphese
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