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一時, ひと時

Kana Reading
ひととき, いっとき
hitotoki, ittoki
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi), adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi)
    moment; a (short) time; a while
    Example sentence
    エステサロン優雅至福ひととき過ごしてみません How about spending an elegant and blissful time at a beauty salon?
  • Parts of speech
    former times
    Example sentence
    ために交通一時不通になっている。 Due to the fog, traffic is temporarily suspended.
  • Parts of speech
    two-hour period
    Example sentence
    聞く一時聞かぬ一生 Nothing is lost for asking.

Examples of 一時, ひと時, ひととき, いっとき in a sentence

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