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butoh Syllabification: bu·toh
Pronunciation: /ˈbo͞odō/

Definition of butoh in English:


A style of Japanese modern dance featuring dancers covered in white body paint.
Example sentences
  • I don't think I've consciously been inspired by butoh directly.
  • To do butoh is like being involved in a process.
  • The groups are not billed as butoh in Japan and the artists don't claim to practice the form.


Japanese, literally 'dance'.

Words that rhyme with butoh

Bhutto, Maputo, Pluto, prosciutto, ritenuto, sostenuto, tenuto
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