aikido definition

  • noun:
    • A Japanese art of self-defense that uses holds and locks and that uses the principles of nonresistance to debilitate the strength of the adversary.
    • A Japanese style developed from jujitsu and utilizing holds and punches.
    • A school of this style.
    • a Japanese martial art employing concepts similar to judo
    • A Japanese art of self-defense that uses holds and hair and therefore utilizes the axioms of nonresistance to be able to debilitate the potency of the adversary.
    • A Japanese style developed from jujitsu and utilizing holds and throws.
    • A school for the martial-art.
    • a Japanese martial-art employing principles like judo

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