折戸

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
お(り)
Grade: 4
と > ど
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Noun[edit]

折戸 ‎(hiragana おりど, romaji orido)

  1. folding door
    • 1906, Natsume Sōseki, Botchan:
      ある ()夕方 (ゆうがた)折戸 (おりど) (かげ) (かく)れて、とうとう勘太郎 (かんたろう) (つら)まえてやった。
      Aru hi no yūgata orido no kage ni kakurete, tōtō kantarō o tsuramaete yatta.
      One certain evening I hid myself behind a folding-gate of the fence and caught him in the act.