bonsai bonsai  /bɑn ˈsaɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a dwarfed ornamental tree or shrub grown in a tray or shallow pot

Usage(s):

  1. While I do confess to a brief bonsai connection, the rest of the search term list leaves me cold.
  2. From electronic gadgets to bonsai trees to dinner portions, the Japanese are famous for doing things small.
  3. Consider the bonsai, the tiny trees that are shaped over generations into living pieces of sculpture.

News

  1. Ki No Kaze Bonsai Club shares art

    VIENNA - In an effort to grow interest in the ancient Japanese and Chinese art of bonsai, the Ki No Kaze Bonsai Club held its third annual Bonsai Days this weekend. "We are trying to promote the art of bonsai," said member Danny Weaver.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Parkersburg News and Sentinel

  2. Masters of Masters Seminar

    Main Event Martial Arts Academy cordially invites all martial artist to attend and participate in the First Annual Masters Of Masters Weekend Workshop This workshop will have something for everyone! Some of the worlds top masters and Grand Masters will be sharing their talents and skills to the general martial arts practitioners as a fundraising event for the Non profit organization, The Bonsai ...
    on June 29, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  3. Garden calendar

    Stroll through some gardens, learn about bonsai trees, visit a historical log cabin and more.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Detroit News

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Quotes

  1. "With the proper care and nurturing, a bonsai tree can live for well over a hundred years," Stewart said in a statement.
    on Oct 8, 2007 By: Martha Stewart Source: Forbes

  2. "And it was so hard for me to grasp that, because the world 'bonsai' in Japanese means 'little tree,'" Oka said.
    on Mar 12, 2007 By: Masi Oka Source: comic Book Resources

  3. "These plants are a curse for bonsai people," said Jerome Rocherolle, an owner of Shanti Bithi Nursery, in Stamford, Conn. "People buy them thinking they have an instant bonsai for their homes, and within a couple of months the plants are...
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: St Jerome Source: New York Times

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