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一世一代, いっせいちだい, いっせいいちだい

  • isseichidai,isseiichidai

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • once in a lifetime
  • the first and last occurrence (event, experience) of one's lifetime

Examples of 一世一代,いっせいちだい,いっせいいちだい in a Sentence

臍を固めて一世一代の大事業に乗り出した。
He resolved to embark on a once-in-a-lifetime enterprise.
About the wedding ... It's a once-in-a-lifetime chance to be the main attraction so instead of doing it on a shoestring why not pull out all the stops and make a great show of it?
一世一代の晴れの舞台いう言い回しあるが、これはまさにそれある
There's a saying, "once in a life-time event," and that's just what this is.

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