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じっと/jitto/common · じーっと/jiitto/ · じーと/jiito/ · じいっと/jiitto/ jitto/じっと/common · jiitto/じーっと/ · jiito/じーと/ · jiitto/じいっと/凝乎と
  • adverb / noun / noun or participle with aux. verb する → conjugation:
    1. motionlessly  —Onomatopoeia.  Usually written using kana alone.  じーっと is more emphatic. 凝乎と is rare.. 例文
      • She will sometimes sit still for hours.
      • Her hands are never still. 
      • She sat still for fear of waking the baby.
      • She kept walking about the room. She seemed too uneasy to sit still.
      • She lay still with her eyes closed.
      • She sat there silently with tears in her eyes.
      • Day after day, alone on the hill, the man with the foolish grin is keeping perfectly still.
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    2. fixedly (e.g. of staring)  —Usually written using kana alone. 例文
      • She was conscious of being stared at by a stranger.
      • Her eyes rested on the young man reading newspaper. 
      • She was eyeing the girl's beautiful ring.
      • Her eyes anchored on him.
      • We gazed at the beautiful scenery.
      • Trying to tempt her, I gazed into her face.
      • His dog stared at him every morning while he had his breakfast.
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    3. patiently  —Usually written using kana alone. 例文
      • The farmer was patient with the unruly horse.
      • Small businesses will have to tighten their belts to survive. 
      • They were listening to the lecture attentively.
      • She had to smile at her misfortune.
      • My father sat deep in meditation with his eyes closed.
      • She brooded over the bullying done to her.
      • I thought hard.
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    4. firmly (e.g. hold);  restrained;  —Usually written using kana alone. 例文
      • We ate with chopsticks in restrained silence.


じっとり/jittori/ jittori/じっとり/じっとり
  • adverb / noun or participle with aux. verb する → conjugation:
    1. damp;  moist (negative nuance)



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