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一触即発

Kana Reading
いっしょくそくはつ
Romaji
isshokusokuhatsu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
    Meaning
    critical (touch and go) situation; explosive situation
    Example sentence
    両国一触即発関係ある Relations between the two countries have been strained to the breaking point.

Examples of 一触即発, いっしょくそくはつ in a sentence


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