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間際, 真際, まぎわ

  • magiwa

Definition

adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)

  • on the verge of
  • just before
  • on the point of

Examples of 間際,真際,まぎわ in a Sentence

The Nikkei index jumped dramatically just before closing.
終わり際になってその実験失敗であると気づいた。
We found the failure of the experiment at the last moment.
そのへ閉間際行った
He went to the store at the last minute, just before it closed.
Just as we were leaving the exam room the doctor waved his hand saying, 'bye-bye'.
死ぬ間際にあなたに手紙書き続けるように頼みました。
On his deathbed he asked me to continue writing to you.

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