a contemporary expressionist dance form that originated in postwar Japan, first called Ankoku Butoh, or Dance of Utter Darkness.
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How to use buto in a sentence
Only in one case is the animal which is the buto, also the animal which gives its name to the kema.Social Origins and Primal Law | Andrew Lang
The dualism of buto and Hierakonpolis really lasted throughout Egyptian history.History Of Egypt, Chalda, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery | L.W. King and H.R. Hall
Now we are on a rail-road, I nev-er seened this rail-road be-fore buto what a pret-ty ba-by.The Witches of New York | Q. K. Philander Doesticks
Having heard of the relics of some winged serpents near the city of buto, he went to see them.Bible Animals; | J. G. Wood
My lunch that day consisted of a large piece of raw salmon, which was easily digested in riding nine more miles to Saru-buto.Alone with the Hairy Ainu | A. H. Savage Landor