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一寸, いっすん

  • issun


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • one sun (approx. 3.03 cm)


  • a little bit (of time, distance, etc.)

Examples of 一寸,いっすん in a Sentence

This desk is a little low for me.
You won't find a better job in a hurry.
Hold still a moment while I fix your tie.
The worm turns.
Hey, you there!
Then a little time-wasting idea came to mind.
Hold it, are you kidding me? Why'd we wanna go to such a remote location?
This morning I had a bit of a disagreement with my wife. I didn't think it was a big deal, but seeing what she's like this evening I think I must have upset her.
I'm tied up right now.
I feel sort of dizzy. "You look pale. You'd better take a day off."

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