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dojo Syllabification: do·jo
Pronunciation: /ˈdōˌjō/

Definition of dojo in English:

noun (plural dojos)

A room or hall in which judo and other martial arts are practiced.
Example sentences
  • This is only a brief hint of the larger lessons that can be learned in the Judo dojo.
  • This is true in traditional Aikido dojos as well as other styles of martial arts in Japan.
  • They are encouraged with the gradual increase in the number of new persons who have joined martial arts dojos this year.


Japanese, from 'way, pursuit' + 'a place'.

Words that rhyme with dojo

mojo, Tojo
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