Definition of 一歩

いっぽippo

adverbial noun / temporal noun:

  • (a) step
  • level; stage
  • small degree; small amount

Example Sentences

我々warewareha時代jidaini一歩先んじたsakinjita見識kenshikiwo持たmotaねばならないnebanaranai
We must be a step ahead of the times in our outlook.
両者ryoushaha解決kaiketsuni向かってmukatte一歩踏み出したfumidashita
Both parties took a step towards a solution.
彼女kanojoha彼のkarenotewo握ろうnigirouto一歩maeni出たdeta
She stepped forward to shake his hand.
彼らkareraha怖くてkowakute一歩mo動けなかったugokenakatta
They were so frightened that they couldn't move an inch.
kareha1歩maehe進んだsusunda
He took a step forward.

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