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Words — 3 found

Godan verb with ku ending, intransitive verb
1. to blink (one's eyes); to wink; to batまたたく is sometimes used transitively
  • ぎょか漁火
  • しまかげ島影
  • またた瞬く
  • A fishing light wavers under the lee of an island.
2. to twinkle (e.g. stars); to flicker; to waver
  • ろうそく
  • そよかぜそよ風
  • またた瞬いている
  • The candle's flame is flickering in the soft breeze.
Other forms
瞬く 【まばたく】瞬く 【まだたく】
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Adverb
1. in the twinkling of an eye; in a flash
Other forms
またたく間に 【またたくまに】
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Expression, Noun
1. brief moment; blink of an eye (time span)
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Kanji — 1 found

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18 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
wink, blink, twinkle
On: シュン
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Sentences — 5 found

  • 74929
    • またた瞬く
    • うち
    • テニスボール
    • だい
    • だんご団子
    • きえさ消え去った
    In the blink of an eye, the tennis-ball-sized dumpling had disappeared. Tatoeba
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