社畜

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゃ
Grade: 2
ちく
Grade: S
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

The term was conceived by Japanese novelist and chairman of Japan Supermarket Association, Satoshi Azuchi, and continued by Japanese journalist Makoto Sataka.

NounEdit

社畜 ‎(hiragana しゃちく, romaji shachiku)

  1. An employee who is completely controlled by his company, not complaining for overwork or anything.