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[しゅん()·かん()]
shunkan
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

English Meaning(s) for 瞬間

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. moment; second; instant

Definition and Synonyms for 瞬間

Timing the time when something happens
Synonyms: タイミング, 時期, 瞬間
Minute a particular point in time
Synonyms: 時点, 瞬間
Pinpoint a very brief moment
Synonyms: 一瞬, 瞬間
Blink Of An Eye a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)
Synonyms: しばらく, モーメント, 一瞬, 一瞬間, 刹那, 咄嗟, 瞬刻, 瞬時, 瞬間

Meanings for each kanji in 瞬間

wink; blink; twinkle Kanji Details »
interval; space Kanji Details »

Categories 瞬間 is a member of

Point an instant of time
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Minute a particular point in time
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Minute an indefinitely short time
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Temporal Order arrangement of events in time
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 瞬間

Sample Sentences for 瞬間

From the moment he arrived there, he kept on bothering his doctor to tell him when he would be able to go home.
The moment the wind blew in, the candle went out.
But when I tried to turn the shower faucet, this black bubbly liquid came out.
The next instant Hercules caught hold of the monster.
I knew I'd broken my wrist the moment I fell.

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