Definition of Watsu in English:

Watsu

Syllabification: Wat·su
Pronunciation: /ˈwätso͞o
 
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noun

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  • A form of shiatsu massage that takes place in water.
    More example sentences
    • It's large for a city spa, superbly designed and offers a vast range of therapies, many of which - Watsu, Shiatsu, Balinese synchronised massage - draw on the traditions of the East.
    • All offer programs beyond the blissful soak in mineral water: from Swedish and Shiatsu massages to wraps and Watsu.
    • For matching spa services try sound and color therapy, energetic massage like Reiki, many water therapies like Watsu, floatation tank work and saline pool therapies, are also a good match.

Origin

1980s: blend of water and shiatsu.

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