Definition of butoh in English:

butoh

Syllabification: bu·toh
Pronunciation: /ˈbo͞otō
 
 
/

noun

  • A style of Japanese modern dance featuring dancers covered in white body paint.
    More 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.

Origin

Japanese, literally 'dance'.

More definitions of butoh

Definition of butoh in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space