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Japanese translation of “time”

time

noun   /taɪm/
A1 a particular point in the day or night
時刻, ~時
What time is it? What time do you leave for work in the morning?
A2 [no plural] Time is what we measure in minutes, hours, days, etc.
時, 時間
He wants to spend more time with his family.
A2 a period of minutes, hours, years, etc.
期間
I lived in Florida for a long time.
A2 an occasion when something happens
~回, ~度
How many times have you been to Chicago?
A2 a period of time in the past
(過去の)その時, 当時
We were very young at the time. the novel is set in the time of the Civil War. Did you enjoy your time in Japan?
all the time A2 very often
しょっちゅう, 頻繁に
It happens all the time. We go swimming all the time.
have time A2 to have enough time to do something
(~する)時間がある
I never have time to eat breakfast.
have a good time B1 to enjoy yourself
楽しむ, 楽しい時を過ごす
Did you have a good time in Florida?
it’s time for/to do something B1 used to say that something should happen or be done now
~の時間である/~する時間だ
It’s time to get up.
on time B1 not early or late
時間通りに, 定刻に
I got to school on time.
in time B1 early or at the right time
間に合って
We arrived in time to catch the train.
at the same time B1 If two things happen at the same time, they happen together.
同時に, 一緒に
We arrived at the same time.
two, three, four, etc. times B1 used to say how much bigger, better, worse, etc. one thing is than another thing
~回(2回, 、3回、4回、等)
Ben earns three times more than me. Their house is three times larger than ours.
in a day’s, two months’, etc. time B1 mainly UK a week, two months, etc. from now
~後(1日後、2ヵ月後、等)
I have to go to the doctor again in a month’s time.
can tell the time to be able to know what time it is by looking at a clock or watch
時間が分かる
can tell time If someone can tell time, he or she can know what time it is by looking at a clock or watch
時間が分かる
in no time very soon
すぐに, あっという間に
We’ll be home in no time.
at times sometimes
時々
At times, I wish I didn’t have to work.
from time to time sometimes, but not often
時々
We go to the beach from time to time.
take your time to do something without hurrying
慌てずにする, 自分のペースでする
The test will be difficult – take your time.
have time on your hands to have nothing to do
時間を持て余す, 手持ち無沙汰だ
Now that her children are all at school, Mary has found that she has time on her hands.
do time to spend a period of weeks, months, years, etc. in prison
服役する
It’s not easy to find a job after you’ve done time.
(Definition of time noun from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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