also wu shu
The Chinese martial arts.
Origin of wushuMandarin w&ucaron; shù w&ucaron; martial ( from Middle Chinese &vhook;u&schwabreve;´ ) shù skill, art ( from Middle Chinese &shookr;&hhook;yt )
- Any Chinese martial arts.
- A modern exhibition and full-contact sport based on traditional Chinese martial arts, created in the People's Republic of China. Also known as modern wushu or contemporary wushu.
From the Mandarin æ¦è¡“ (wÇ”shÃ¹).