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一時, いちじ
Adverb
1. one o'clock
2. once, at one time, formerly, before
May take 'no', in weather forecasts, indicates that a given condition will hold for less than one-quarter of the forecast period
3. for a time, for a while, for the time being, for the present, for the moment, temporarily
彼は一時はロンドンに滞在していた。
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ひととき, ひと時, 一時, いっとき
Usually in kana
1. a (short) time, a while, moment
Adverb
2. one time (in the past), a period, former times
Archaism
3. two-hour period
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閉店, へいてん
Takes suru, Transitive, Intransitive
1. closing up shop (for the day)
2. stopping business, going out of business
この店はいつも8時に閉店する。
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する, 為る
Usually in kana
1. to do, to carry out, to perform
2. to cause to become, to make (into), to turn (into)
3. to serve as, to act as, to work as
4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
as 〜にする,〜とする
5. to judge as being, to view as being, to think of as, to treat as, to use as
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刷る, 摺る, する
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to print
2. to color or pattern fabric using a wooden mold
私達は招待状を50通刷りました。
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する, 掏る, スる
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
to pickpocket, to steal
電車でポケットの中にあるものをすられた。
擦る, 摩る, 磨る, 擂る, する
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to rub, to chafe, to strike (match), to file, to frost (glass)
2. to lose (e.g. a match), to forfeit, to squander one's money (e.g. through gambling, Pachinko, etc.)
石けんを付けてごしごしこすれば汚れが落ちます。
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剃る, そる, する
Godan verb, Transitive
to shave
お父さんがバスルームでひげを剃っている。
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ことになる, 事になる
Conjugated: ことになりました
Expression, Godan verb, Usually in kana, usu. sentence ending
1. to have been decided (so) that, to have been arranged (so) that
2. to be the result (of), to be the outcome
3. to be the reason (for)
1週間の休暇を取っても良い事になった。
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