Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 15 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 暫
- end with 暫
- contain 暫
temporarily, a while, moment, long time
KUN:
  • しばら.く
    shibara.ku
ON:
  • ザン
    zan
Written with 15 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 18 results)

adverb, auxillary suru verb
1.
for a moment, for a minute(usually kana)
adverb
2.
for a while, for some time(usually kana)
3.
for the time being, for now(usually kana)
interjection
4.
it's been a long time, long time no see(usually kana)
Other readings:
しばらく《姑く》
しばらく《暫らく》[1]
しばらく《須臾》
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

noun, no-adjective
provisional, temporary, tentative

noun, adverbial noun, no-adjective
short while
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 131 results)

Let me think for a while

Sit down and take it easy for a while

Sit down and take it easy for a while

Speaking of Mary, I have not seen her for a long time

This machine was out of order for a while

I haven't seen anything of him for some time

Please wait here for a while

I'll bet Madonna doesn't return to her career for awhile

Let's stop working and relax for a while

Just stay put for a minute while I look for him

Hold still for a moment, please

After a while, the man came into the room

かれ
彼ら
きゅうけ
休憩
They had a rest for a while

There was a short silence on the other end

I waited for a time

You have to give up sports for a while

Sit down and rest for a while

Wait here for a while

Why don't you have a rest for a while

A snack will stay your hunger