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oshi Syllabification: o·shi
Pronunciation: /ˈōSHē/

Definition of oshi in English:


[plural] (same)
(In sumo wrestling) a move in which an opponent is pushed backward or down.
Example sentences
  • Once the rikishi start to grapple, the outcome can be called by one of the seventy Kimarite and the techniques used described by oshi, yori, nage and so on.



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