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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 that moment on, the town was recognized as Esteban's town.
He promised to help me, but at the last minute he let me down.
At that moment tears ran down the old man's face.
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.
I fell in love with her the moment I met her.

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