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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 一瞬 (isshun)

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Kana: いっしゅん
Kanji: 一瞬
Romaji: isshun

Type: noun

Meaning: moment; instant

Example sentences:

一瞬、彼女の動きが止まった。
isshun, kanojo no ugoki ga tomatta.
She stopped moving for a moment.

一瞬、ここがどこなのか思い出せなかった。
isshun, koko ga doko na no ka omoidasenakatta.
For a moment, I couldn’t remember where I was.

白鳥は一瞬、絶句してしまった。
shiratori wa isshun, zekku shite shimatta.
Shiratori was struck dumb for a moment.

一瞬、彼の目の中で一つの判断が下された。
isshun, kare no me no naka de hitotsu no handan ga kudasareta.
For a moment a judgement showed in his eyes.


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一瞬彼は、わなわなとふるえる手で頭をかかえた。
isshun kare wa, wanawana to furueru te de atama o kakaeta.
For a moment he convulsively pressed his head within his hands.

必要とされているという安心感と幸福感が一瞬にして大きくふくらみ、トミーはまた泣きそうになった。
hitsuyou to sarete iru to iu anshinkan to koufukukan ga isshun ni shite ookiku fukurami, tomii wa mata nakisou ni natta.
For a moment, the security and happiness of being wanted was so great that Tommy almost cried again.

Similar words:

瞬間 (shunkan)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 一瞬 (yīshùn)
Korean: 일순 (ilsun)


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