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English Reference for shibaraku (しばらく)

Kanji
らく
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Kana
しばらく
shibaraku
しゅゆ
shuyu
すゆ
suyu
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Definitions
  1. adverb no-adjective usually kana little while, short while, moment, instant
  2. a while, quite a time
  3. interjection it's been a long time
Example sentences
Hold on for a while, please
Seeing that she is tired, we had better stop for a while
It will take awhile for the cement to dry before we can use it to park the car
Sit down and take it easy for a while
Take a seat in the armchair and calm down a while
I had been reading a magazine for some time when she came
Sit down and take it easy for a while
I was wondering if you'd let me stay with you for a few days
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