noun do·jo \ˈdō-(ˌ)jō\

: a school for teaching people karate, judo, etc.

plural dojos

Full Definition of DOJO

:  a school for training in various arts of self-defense (as judo or karate)

Origin of DOJO

Japanese dōjō, from way, art + -jō ground
First Known Use: 1942


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