paper-pusher

[ pey-per-poo sh-er ]
/ ˈpeɪ pərˌpʊʃ ər /

noun Informal.

a person who has a routine desk job.
a bureaucrat.
Also called pa·per-shuf·fler [pey-per-shuhf-ler] /ˈpeɪ pərˌʃʌf lər/.

OTHER WORDS FROM paper-pusher

pa·per-push·ing, adjective
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