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[ひと()·いき()]
hitoiki
noun, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 一息

noun, no adjective
  1. one breath; pause; rest
  2. one go (i.e. in a short time)
  3. small amount of effort

Definition and Synonyms for 一息

Suspension a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
Synonyms: タイム, ポーズ, ブレイク, 一休み, 一息, 一時停止, 一段落, 中休み, 中入り, 中断, 中止, 中絶, お休み, 休み, 休む, 休止, 停会, 停止, 切れ間, 幕あい, 幕の内, 幕間, 晴れ間, 杜絶, 絶え間, 途切れる, 途絶える, , , , , 間断
Breathing Time a short respite
Synonyms: 一息, 小休止, 息抜き, 息継ぎ

Meanings for each kanji in 一息

one; one radical (no.1) Kanji Details »
breath; respiration; son; interest (on money) Kanji Details »

Categories 一息 is a member of

Time Interval a definite length of time marked off by two instants
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Rest a pause for relaxation
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Sample Sentences for 一息

Let's sit down and catch our breath.
Let's take a short break.
We're almost there.
She went outside to get a breath of fresh air.
Greta chugged the beer in one gulp.

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