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そろそろ, そろっと

  • sorosoro,sorotto
JLPT LEVEL 4

Definition

adverb (fukushi), adverb taking the `to' particle

  • slowly
  • quietly
  • steadily
  • gradually
  • gingerly

Definition

adverb (fukushi)

  • soon
  • momentarily
  • before long
  • any time now

Examples of そろそろ,そろっと in a Sentence

そろそろ寝る時間
It's time you went to bed.
We've been horsing around too much; it's high time we got down to brass tacks.
そろそろこの会議終えなくてはならない時刻思います
I think it's time to wind up this meeting.
11近くそろそろ寝る
It is close to eleven. It's about time we went to bed.
It's about time you got married.
そろそろ来る時間
It's almost time for the guest to arrive.
I've spent so many years as chairman that I feel it's time I stepped down.
あなたそろそろ結婚していい頃ですよ。
It is about time you married.
It is about time he got settled down.
そろそろお暇します
It is time I left here.

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