袋小路

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 1 Grade: 3

EtymologyEdit

(ふくろ, fukuro, bag, sack) + 小路 (こうじ, kōji, lane)

NounEdit

袋小路 (hiragana ふくろこうじ, romaji fukurokōji)

  1. blind alley, cul-de-sac, impasse, dead-end, dead-end street

CompoundsEdit

  • 袋小路文 (fukurokōjibun): easily misunderstood sentence
Last modified on 30 May 2011, at 19:25