瀬戸際

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 2
きわ > ぎわ
Grade: 5
kun'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From the border of 瀬戸 (せと) ‎(seto, strait) and the open sea.

Noun[edit]

瀬戸際 ‎(hiragana せとぎわ, romaji setogiwa)

  1. make or break moment, critical moment, brink, verge