Definition of bumbledom in English:


Line breaks: bumble|dom
Pronunciation: /ˈbʌmb(ə)ldəm/

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[mass noun]
Officious and pompous behaviour by minor officials: a vast increase in bureaucracy, pen-pushing, and bumbledom


mid 19th century: from the name of Bumble, the beadle in Dickens's Oliver Twist, + -dom.

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