noun \ˈin-(ˌ)rō\
plural inro

Definition of INRO

:  a small compartmented and usually ornamented container hung from an obi to hold small objects (as medicines)

Origin of INRO

Japanese inrō
First Known Use: 1617


Next Word in the Dictionary: inroad
Previous Word in the Dictionary: inring (intransitive verb)
All Words Near: inro

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up inro? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).