JLPT N2 Vocabulary

Definition:

once; for a short time; briefly; temporarily

JLPT N2 vocabulary list

What is the Japanese meaning of 【いったん】(ittan) – once; for a short time; briefly; temporarily.

Type: Adverb

Level: JLPT N2 Vocabulary

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Each example sentence includes a Japanese furigana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

わたしはいったんそのつうわをほりゅうした。
watashi wa ittan sono tsuuwa wo horyuu shita.
I put that call on hold temporarily.
Example #2

このかいぎはいったんキャンセルさせていただきます。
kono kaigi wa ittan kyanseru sasete itadakimasu.
Allow us to temporarily cancel this conference.
Example #3

このけんはいったんほりゅうにしてください。
konoken wa ittan horyuu ni shite kudasai.
Please put this matter on hold for the moment.
Example #4

きょう、しごとがはやくおわったので、いったんいえにかえりました。
kyou, shigoto ga hayaku owatta node, ittan ie ni kaerimashita.
I finished work early today so I went back home once.
Example #5

そのごしつもんにつきましては、いったんちょうさしたうえで、おってごかいとういたします。
sono go shitsumon ni tsukimashite wa, ittan chousa shita ue de, otte go kaitou itashimasu.
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