ずっと

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Japanese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ずっと (zutto

  1. by far
  2. continuing for a long time; long-lasting; forever; always; for the entire time

Usage notes[edit]

In casual conversation, (zu) may be extended to emphasize length, as in ずーーっと (zūutto), like English forever and ever and ever.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Takebayashi, Shigeru (1993) The Kenkyusha Japanese-English Learner's Pocket Dictionary, Tōkyō: Kenkyūsha, →ISBN.