ˌan-ˌtī- How to pronounce anti-bureaucratic (audio)
: opposed to or completely unlike the complex methods and processes associated with bureaucracies
… such conformance would be contrary to the flash mob's decidedly decentralized, anti-bureaucratic principles.Seth Rosenfeld

Word History

First Known Use

1849, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of anti-bureaucratic was in 1849

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“Anti-bureaucratic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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