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目の前, めのまえ

  • menomae

Definition

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)

  • before one's eyes
  • immediate
  • imminent

Examples of 目の前,めのまえ in a Sentence

I was at a musical recently, in the third row. Seeing the actor I love up close like that made me feel more smitten with him than ever.
目の前が、真っ暗になった。
Everything went black.
その交通事故目の前起こりました
The traffic accident happened before my very eyes.
The exchange unfolding in front of my eyes had not a single millimetre of a gap in which for me to slip.
その事故のまさにすぐ目の前起こった
The accident happened before my very eyes.
目の前料理してもらうのは素敵
It's good to have the food cooked in front of you.
その事件目の前起こった
The accident happened under his nose.
はそれまさに目の前やりました
He did it under my very eyes.
その事件すぐ目の前おこった
The accident happened under his nose.
我々目の前つぎつぎに走っていく
Cars are running one after another before our eyes.

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