Definition of okimono in English:

okimono

noun

  • A Japanese standing ornament or figure, especially one put in a guest room of a house.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Japanese okimono, lit. ‘put-thing’ from oki-, combining stem of oku to put + mono thing.

Pronunciation

okimono

/ˌɒkɪˈməʊnəʊ//ˌəʊkɪˈməʊnəʊ/