Definition of ofuro in English:

ofuro

(also o-furo, o'furo)

noun

  • In Japan: a (usually hot) bath, traditionally used for soaking and relaxation rather than washing.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Hutchinson (Kansas) News-Herald. From Japanese ofuro from o-, honorific prefix + furo.

Pronunciation

ofuro

/ˈɒf(ʊ)rəʊ//ɒˈfuːrəʊ//əˈfuːrəʊ/