Kafkaesque

[ kahf-kuh-esk ]
/ ˌkɑf kəˈɛsk /

adjective

of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or resembling the literary work of Franz Kafka: the Kafkaesque terror of the endless interrogations.
marked by a senseless, disorienting, often menacing complexity: Kafkaesque bureaucracies.

Origin of Kafkaesque

1945–50 Kafka + -esque
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