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[しゅん()·かん()]
shunkan
noun, adverb

English Meaning(s) for 瞬間

noun, adverb
  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: とっさ, しばらく, モーメント, 一弾指, 一瞬, 一瞬間, 刹那, 瞬刻, 瞬時, 瞬間, 瞬く間, 転瞬, 須臾

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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Sample Sentences for 瞬間

This is our chance to answer that call. This is our moment. This is our time, to put our people back to work and open doors of opportunity for our kids; to restore prosperity and promote the cause of peace; to reclaim the American dream and reaffirm that fundamental truth, that out of many, we are one; that while we breathe, we hope. And where we are met with cynicism and doubt and those who tell us that we can't, we will respond with that timeless creed that sums up the spirit of a people: Yes,
At that moment tears ran down the old man's face.
I took to her the moment I met her.
It’s been a long time coming, but tonight, because of what we did on this day, in this election, at this defining moment, change has come to America.
He promised to help me, but at the last minute he let me down.

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