noun. ['ˌɔriːˈgɑːˌmiː'] the Japanese art of folding paper into shapes representing objects (e.g., flowers or birds).
- artistic creation
- 折り紙 (Japanese)
- 折り (Japanese)
Example sentences of the word origami
The origami bird beak can be added to other projects, used as a decoration or even used as a mask or toy.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Turn the origami over and repeat the coat and dry process four or five times for each side.
Simple origami designs, such as the bird beak, are often just as exciting to make as more challenging ones.