Definition of しばらく

しばらくshibarakuirr. Inflection

adverb / ~する noun:

  • for a moment; for a minute

adverb:

  • for a while; for some time
  • for the time being; for now

interjection:

  • it's been a long time; long time no see

Example Sentences

いよいよiyoiyo今週konshuuを限りにwokagiriniしばらくshibarakunoお休みoyasumiですdesu
I've finally got some vacation coming as of the end of this week.
kurumaha草地kusachini飛び込みtobikomiしばらくshibarakuガクンガクンとGAKUNGAKUNto走ってhashitte止まったtomattaのですnodesu
The car dove into the field and, after bumping along for a time, came to a halt.
しばらくshibarakuプータローPUUTAROOしていてshiteite迷ってたmayottetaんですndesu勢いikioide辞表出し出shiちゃったchattaけどkedo、本当ha我慢gamanしてshite続けるtsuzukeruべきbekiだったdattanoかなkanaってtte
Having idled jobless for a while I wavered. I'd rushed into handing in my notice but maybe I should have endured it and kept going...
直るnaoru見込みmikomiha?」「システムSHISUTEMU開発kaihatsuチームCHIIMUnoシュバイシェンSHUBAISHEN博士hakasega現在genzai闘病toubyouchuunoためtameもうmou暫くshibarakuhaかかるkakarukato・・・」
"Prospects for repair?" "Prof. Shubaishen, the leader of the system development team, is presently unwell so we think it will take a while longer ..."
和平会談waheikaidanhaしばらくshibaraku延期enkiされたsareta
The peace talks have been suspended for a while.

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