棋士, きし

  • kishi

Definition of 棋士,きし

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • shogi or go player

Related Kanji

chess piece, Japanese chess, shogi
gentleman, samurai, samurai radical (no. 33)

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Examples of 棋士,きし in a Sentence

It often happens that young shogi players become a little self-important, but I don't think that's something limited to the shogi world.
The talented young chess player is very bold. He deliberately lays himself open to attack, makes himself vulnerable and then checkmates his opponent when least expected.
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