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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 期限 (kigen)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 期限 (kigen)

Kana: きげん
Kanji: 期限
Romaji: kigen

Type: Noun
Meaning: term, period, time frame, time limit, deadline, cutoff (date)
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

その二ヶ月も、来週には期限切れです。
sono nikagetsu mo, raishuu ni wa kigen gire desu.
The two months expire next week.

アキラにはすでに前の日にちゃんと時間も期限も知らせてあったのに、彼は遅刻した。
akira ni wa sude ni mae no hi ni chanto jikan mo kigen mo shirasete atta noni, kare wa chikoku shita.
Akira was late, though he had been informed of the time the evening before.

期限 (kigen)

我々は小さな個人用の書斎に座って話しはじめたが、交渉の最終期限が頭から離れなかった。
wareware wa chiisa na kojinyou no shosai ni suwatte hanashi hajimeta ga, koushou no saishuu kigen ga atama kara hanarenakatta.
As we sat down in a small private study and began to talk, a deadline hung over our heads.

それぞれの脳裏には、迫りつつある交渉期限があった。
sorezore no nouri ni wa, semari tsutsuaru koushou kigen ga atta.
In the back of everyone’s mind was the approaching deadline.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 期限 (qīxiàn)
Korean: 기한 (gihan)

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