Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
回り道 JLPT 2
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    detour; diversion
    Example sentence
    彼らぐるっと回り道してやってきた They came round about.

Examples of 回り道, まわりみち in a sentence

Related Study Lists

JLPT N2 Study List

Taylor 2013-01-13
Edsploration hkfoot geddoe MitSora
39 subscribers

N3 kanji vocabulary

番長 2016-06-09
inquis122 hystericall559 LuneNoire2424 Aisha
5 subscribers

Kanji in this word


12 strokes

road-way, street, district, journey, course, moral, teachings

On'Yomi: ドウ, トウ

Kun'Yomi: みち

Learn more

6 strokes

-times, round, game, revolve, counter for occurrences

Learn more

The Nihongo Master Podcast!

Our bi-weekly Japanese language and culture podcast will teach you vocabulary, grammar, fascinating cultural insights about Japan, and introduce you to fascinating Japanese language learning guests!

S13E9: The Top 5 Don't Do's During Japanese Summer!

Listen Now!

Start speaking Japanese today with Nihongo Master! The fun and easy way to learn Japanese online.

With three subscription types to choose from, there's one to fit every student's budget.

Start your free 7-day trial now!