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Definition of "dan" []

  • Any of 12 levels of proficiency at the grade of black belt in martial arts such as judo and karate. (noun)
  • One who has achieved such a level. (noun)
  • An expert or expert level in shogi and other such games. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "dan" in a sentence
  • "Seringkali saya perlu, dan akhirnya jadi membuang-buang banyak waktu mencari-cari clipart yang cocok ** dan** legal / bisa saya pakai untuk keperluan saya."
  • "Smithers: @dan i: money back is probably not going to happen for some years to come. but putting these assholes in jail for a long time ... dan i: Sure, we can send more people to jail."
  • "In the evening we went to a party thrown by a student in dan's host's group who just got a job in eastern Germany."