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一刻, いっこく
Temporal noun (jisoumeishi)
1. a minute, moment, an instant
NA-adjective, See 一国・3, also written as 一国, 一克, 一剋
2. stubborn, hot-headed
一刻, こくいっこくと
moment by moment, hour by hour
一刻, ひときざみ
May take 'no'
一刻千金, いっこくせんきん
Expression, yojijukugo
every moment is precious, time is money, precious time
春宵一刻, しゅんしょういっこく
Expression, yojijukugo
a moment of time in a spring evening (is worth a thousand pieces of gold)
一刻一刻, いっこくいっこく
Adverb, yojijukugo
hourly, from hour to hour, moment by moment, momently, from one minute to the next, with each passing moment
一刻, こくいっこく
Adverb, Adverb taking the 'to' particle
moment by moment, hour by hour
一刻も早く, いっこくもはやく
Expression, Adverb
immediately, as soon as possible, as quickly as possible
一刻を争う, いっこくをあらそう
Expression, Godan verb
to race against time
春宵一刻値千金, しゅんしょういっこくあたいせんきん
Expression, See 春宵一刻, Proverb
a moment of time in a spring evening is worth a thousand pieces of gold
一刻の猶予もない, 一刻の猶予も無い, いっこくのゆうよもない
not a moment to waste, there is no time to lose, cannot wait any longer
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