Top Definition
"The floating world" - living in the moment, detached from the bothers of life.
"Ukiyo is my lifestyle"
by eohruoy May 24, 2016

The Urban Dictionary Mug

One side has the word, one side has the definition. Microwave and dishwasher safe. Lotsa space for your liquids.

Buy the mug
The pleasure districts of feudal Japan. Literally meaning "floating world," these were places in which one would find nothing but sex and courtesans.
Have you read about those ukiyo places? Don't sound too different than New Orleans.
by dalfreeze October 12, 2009

The Urban Dictionary Mug

One side has the word, one side has the definition. Microwave and dishwasher safe. Lotsa space for your liquids.

Buy the mug