quangocracy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quango +‎ -cracy.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

quangocracy (plural quangocracies)

  1. Rule by quangos or similar unelected bodies. [from 20th c.]
    • 2014, Will Self, The Guardian, 22 May 2014:
      This vicious and unjust slur is handed down from on high by a back-slapping quangocracy that's "in agreement about everything".

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