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Synonyms for bureau
ˈbyʊər oʊ; ˈbyʊər oʊz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. agency, federal agency, government agency, bureau, office, authority(noun)

    an administrative unit of government

    "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"

    assurance, billet, berth, means, confidence, chest of drawers, spot, delegacy, role, office staff, function, dominance, post, dresser, sanction, part, authority, self-assurance, power, way, say-so, sureness, place, representation, government agency, agency, chest, position, business office, self-confidence, potency, authorisation, situation, office, authorization, federal agency

  2. chest of drawers, chest, bureau, dresser(noun)

    furniture with drawers for keeping clothes

    authority, thorax, chest, dresser, toilet table, government agency, federal agency, agency, pectus, office, vanity, dressing table, chest of drawers, actor's assistant, breast

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bureau(n.)

    chest of drawers

  2. bureau(n.)

    office, counting-room, place of business

  3. bureau(n.)

    department (of government)

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How to use bureau in a sentence?

  1. Elizabeth Warren:

    A decade ago, there were zero major solar power projects on public lands. Today, the Bureau of Land Management has approved 11,000 megawatts of renewable wind, solar, and geothermal projects?, but to make a real dent in the problem, we're going to need a whole lot more.

  2. John Iannarelli:

    There is a serious problem with an FBI agent purposefully wishing to take bureau-related matters to an unsecure platform for the purposes of not being discovered by their employee.

  3. Mike Lee:

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., supports the legislation and had hoped to pass it last Thursday, but Mitch McConnell was forced to delay consideration past the expiration date after Mike Lee, R-Utah, and two other senators Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ron Wyden said they would object. The House legislation, negotiated by White House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Republican leader Kevin McCarthy, would renew several provisions the FBI sees as vital to fighting terrorism but also aim to ensure stricter oversight of how the bureau conducts surveillance. PAUL : MY FISA AMENDMENT WILL KEEP Mike Lee had proposed a deal on the Senate floor Thursday extension of the current authorities if the Senate would consider several amendments to the White House bill that would further limit them. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, speaking on the floor for Mitch McConnell, objected to that deal, saying the Senate should instead pass the House bill. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., has pushed for FISA reforms. ( AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Were not a rubberstamp for the House of Representatives, were certainly not a rubber stamp for the Deep State.

  4. Ismail Haniyeh:

    It’s my honor to shoulder the responsibility of leading the political bureau of this large movement of holy resistance.

  5. Steven Dillingham:

    We have experts at Census Bureau that are now beginning the process of looking at methodologies, that process is just beginning. The presidential memoranda just came out last week.

Translations for bureau

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  • مكتبArabic
  • бюро́, писа́лище, канто́раBulgarian
  • burevBreton
  • kancelář, úřadCzech
  • Büro, Sekretär, Schreibtisch, KommodeGerman
  • escritorio, cómoda, oficinaSpanish
  • دفترPersian
  • virasto, toimisto, työpöytä, kirjoituspöytä, lipastoFinnish
  • skrivstovaFaroese
  • bureau, secrétaire, chiffonnier, agence, commodeFrench
  • שולחן, לשכהHebrew
  • ऑफ़िस, दफ़तरHindi
  • szekreterHungarian
  • գրասեղան, բյուրո, գրասենյակArmenian
  • scrivania, scrittoio, comò, ufficio, cassettoneItalian
  • 事務所, オフィス, 事務室Japanese
  • ბიურო, ოფისიGeorgian
  • 사무소, 사무실Korean
  • канцела́ријаMacedonian
  • biroMalay
  • uffiċċju, skrivanija, buròMaltese
  • kommode, skatoll, sekretærNorwegian
  • bureau, bureel, agentschap, kast, kledingkast, kantoorDutch
  • kommode, skatoll, sekretærNorwegian Nynorsk
  • biura, biurko, biurka, biuroPolish
  • mesa, escrivaninha, birô, escritório, cômoda, cômodasPortuguese
  • birouRomanian
  • пи́сьменный стол, комо́д, бюро́, шифонье́р, бю́ро, конто́ра, конто́рка, о́фис, секрете́р, канцеля́рияRussian
  • kanceláriaSlovak
  • byråSwedish
  • kawanihanTagalog
  • büro, şifonyerTurkish
  • văn phòng, giúp đỡVietnamese
  • Chinese

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