Definitions for kendoˈkɛn doʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ken•doˈkɛn doʊ(n.)

  1. a Japanese form of fencing using bamboo foils or wooden swords.

    Category: Sport

Origin of kendo:

1920–25; < Japn kendō


  1. kendo(Noun)

    a Japanese martial art using "swords" of split bamboo.

  2. Origin: "the way of the sword" (ken = sword; dō = way).


  1. Kendo

    Kendo, meaning "Way of The Sword," is a modern Japanese martial art, which descended from traditional swordsmanship and uses bamboo swords, and protective armor. Today, it is widely practiced across Japan and many other nations across the world. Kendo is a physically and mentally challenging activity that combines martial arts practices and values with sport-like strenuous physical activity.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a piece of cloth etc put over the eyes to prevent someone from seeing

The kidnappers put a blindfold over the child's eyes.

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