Etymology
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officialdom (n.)

"officials collectively or as a class," often disparaging, 1863, from official (n.) + -dom.

updated on August 19, 2019

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Definitions of officialdom from WordNet

officialdom (n.)
people elected or appointed to administer a government;
Synonyms: government officials
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