red tape

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İngilizce - Türkçe

Bu işlemle ilgili önemli ölçüde bürokrasi vardır. - There's a lot of red tape involved in this procedure.

Devlet bürokrasisi, süreci çok hantal ve anlaşılması güç bir duruma soktu. - Government red tape has made the process very cumbersome and hard to understand.

İngilizce - İngilizce
A derisive term for regulations or bureaucratic procedures that are considered excessive or excessively time- and effort-consuming

All the red tape and paperwork that goes on there prevents any progress.

bureaucratic routine
disapproval You refer to official rules and procedures as red tape when they seem unnecessary and cause delay. The little money that was available was tied up in bureaucratic red tape. The collection or sequence of forms and procedures required to gain bureaucratic approval for something, especially when oppressively complex and time-consuming. official rules that seem unnecessary and prevent things from being done quickly and easily
needlessly time-consuming procedure
cut red tape
To reduce bureaucracy

This insurance company is an expert at cutting red tape to process your claim faster.

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Pertaining to, or characterized by, official formality
red tape