Definition of Jiujutsu

1. jujitsu [n -S] - See also: jujitsu



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jiujutsu

jitterier
jitteriest
jitterily
jitteriness
jitterinesses
jittering
jitteringly
jitters
jittery
jitting
jitty
jiu
jiu-jitsu
jiujitsu
jiujitsus
jiujutsu (current term)
jiujutsus
jiva
jivanmukta
jivanmuktas
jivanmukti
jivanmuktis
jive
jive turkey
jive turkeys
jived
jiver
jivers

Literary usage of Jiujutsu

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Writings of Lafcadio Hearn by Lafcadio Hearn (1922)
"VII jiujutsu Man at his birth is supple and weak; at his death, firm and strong. So is it with all things. . . . Firmness and strength are the concomitants ..."

2. The International Library of Famous Literature: Selections from the World's by Andrew Lang, Donald Grant Mitchell, Nathan Haskell Dole, Forrest Morgan, Caroline Ticknor (1898)
"The fact, however, to which I want to call attention is that the master of jiujutsu never relies upon his own strength. He scarcely uses his own strength in ..."

3. The Coming Power: A Contemporary History of the Far East, 1898-1905 by Michael John Fitzgerald McCarthy (1905)
"The art of jiujutsu teaches you to rely for victory solely upon the strength of your opponent; ... The very name, 'jiujutsu,' means to conquer by yielding. ..."

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