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shoji

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noun, sho·ji \ˈshō-(ˌ)jē\

Definition of shoji

plural shoji also shojis

  1. :  a paper screen serving as a wall, partition, or sliding door



Origin of shoji

Japanese shōji


First Known Use: 1880


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