袋小路

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Japanese[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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

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

Compounds[edit]

  • 袋小路文 (fukurokōjibun): easily misunderstood sentence