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Adverb, Suru verb
1. for a moment; for a minuteUsually written using kana alone
  • あなた
  • 働きすぎ
  • です
  • しばらく
  • すわ座って
  • らく
  • なさい
  • You are working too hard. Sit down and take it easy for a while.
Adverb
2. for a while; for some timeUsually written using kana alone
  • ここ
  • しばらく
  • かれ
  • まるで
  • 会わない
  • I haven't seen anything of him for some time.
3. for the time being; for nowUsually written using kana alone
4. it's been a long time; long time no seeUsually written using kana alone
Other forms
姑く 【しばらく】暫らく 【しばらく】須臾 【しばらく】
Notes
暫らく: Irregular okurigana usage.

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