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P45 {n} (form that an employee receives when they terminate their employment)  :: zápočtový list {m}
pace {n} (step: step)  :: krok
pacemaker {n} (medical implement)  :: kardiostimulátor {m}
Pacific Ocean {prop} (the world's largest body of water)  :: Tichý oceán {m}
pacifier {n} (for a baby)  :: dudlík {m}
pacifism {n} (doctrine that disputes should be settled without violence)  :: pacifismus {m}
pack {n} (full set of playing cards)  :: balíček {m}
pack {n} (number of hounds or dogs)  :: smečka {f}
pack {v} (to make a pack)  :: balit
package {n} (something which is packed)  :: balík {m}
package store {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store  ::
pack animal {n} (animal used to carry heavy items) SEE: beast of burden  ::
packed {adj} (filled to capacity)  :: nacpaný
packet {n} (small pack)  :: balíček {m}
pad {v} (to stuff) SEE: stuff  ::
paddle {n} (double-bladed oar used for kayaking)  :: pádlo {n}
paddle {n} (two-handed, single-bladed oar)  :: pádlo {n}
paddle {v} (toddle) SEE: toddle  ::
paddle steamer {n} (steam-powered vessel propelled by paddle wheel(s))  :: kolesový parník {m}
paddle wheel {n} (wheel fitted with paddles)  :: lopatkové koleso {n}
paddy {n} (wet land where rice grows)  :: rýžové pole {m}
padlock {n} (type of lock)  :: visací zámek {m}
paediatry {n} (paediatry) SEE: pediatrics  ::
paedopsychology {n} (child psychology)  :: pedopsychologie {f}
pagan {n} (person not adhering to any major or recognized religion)  :: pohan {m}
paganism {n} (local religions practiced before the introduction of Christianity)  :: pohanství {n}
page {n} (boy child) SEE: boy  ::
page {n} (Internet: web page) SEE: web page  ::
page {n} (one side of a leaf of a book)  :: strana {f}, stránka {f}
page {n} (serving boy)  :: páže {n}
page {v} (call somebody using PA system)  :: vyvolat
page {v} (mark the pages of)  :: číslovat
page {v} (turn several pages of a publication)  :: stránkovat
pageant {n} (beauty pageant) SEE: beauty pageant  ::
pager {n} (device)  :: pager {m}
pagination {n} (pagination)  :: stránkování {n}
paging {n} (transfer of pages)  :: stránkování {n}
pagoda {n} (a tiered tower with multiple eaves)  :: pagoda {f}
pail {n} (bucket) SEE: bucket  ::
pain {n} (ache or bodily suffering)  :: bolest {f}
pain {n} (annoying person or thing)  :: otrava {f}
pain {n} (suffering as punishment)  :: trest {m}
pain {n} (suffering or anguish, especially mental)  :: bolest {f}
painful {adj} (suffering with pain)  :: [of body part] bolestivý {m}; [of experience] bolestný {m}
pain in the arse {n} (pain in the ass) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
pain in the ass {n} (something that causes discomfort)  :: vopruz {m}, otrava {m}, prudič {m}, osina v zadku {f}, opruz {m}
pain in the butt {n} (nuisance) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
pain in the neck {n} (that which is annoying) SEE: pain in the ass  ::
painkiller {n} (a drug that numbs the pain in the body)  :: analgetikum {n}
painless {adj} (without pain or trouble)  :: bezbolestný
paint {n} (substance)  :: barva {f}
paint {v} (apply paint to)  :: malovat
paint {v} (create an image)  :: malovat
paint {v} (practise the art of painting pictures)  :: malovat
paintbrush {n} (thin brush)  :: malířský štětec {m}
painted bunting {n} (Smith's longspur) SEE: Smith's longspur  ::
painted dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painted hunting dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painted wolf {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
painter {n} (artist)  :: malíř {m}
painter {n} (laborer)  :: malíř {m}
painting {n} (an illustration or artwork using paint)  :: obraz {m}
painting {n} (artistic application of paint)  :: malba {f}
pair {n} (two people in some relationship)  :: dvojice {f}, pár {m}
pair {n} (two similar or identical things)  :: pár {m}
pair {n} (used in the names of some objects having two identical/complementary halves)  :: pár {m}
pair {v} (to group into sets of two)  :: párovat
pair of compasses {n} (tool used to draw circles)  :: kružítko {n}
pair of eyeglasses {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: brýle {f-p}
pair of glasses {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: brýle {f-p}
pair of specs {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: brýle {f-p}
pair of spectacles {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: brýle {f-p}
pajamas {n} (clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in)  :: pyžamo {n}
Pakistan {prop} (country in South Asia)  :: Pákistán {m}
palace {n} (large, lavish residence)  :: palác {m}
paladin {n} (heroic champion)  :: paladin {m}
palatable {adj} (pleasing to the taste)  :: dobrý {m}
palatable {adj} (tolerable, acceptable)  :: přijatelný {m}
palate {n} (roof of the mouth)  :: patro {n}
Palatinate {prop} (region of Germany)  :: falc {f}
palatine {n} (the highest dignitary in the Kingdom of Hungary after the king)  :: palatin {m}, palatýn {m}
Palatine {prop} (hill of Rome)  :: Palatin {m}
palatine tonsil {n} (palatine tonsil)  :: krční mandle {f}
Palau {prop} (Republic of Palau)  :: Palau
pale {adj} (light in color)  :: bledý {m}
pale {n} (heraldry: vertical band)  :: kůl
paleanthropology {n} (study of ancient human remains) SEE: paleoanthropology  ::
paleface {n} (a white person of European descent, in the context of American Indians)  :: bledá tvář
paleness {n} (condition or degree of being pale or of lacking color)  :: bledost {n}
paleoclimatology {n} (palaeoclimatology) SEE: palaeoclimatology  ::
Paleolithic {n} (Old Stone Age)  :: paleolit
paleontological {adj} (of or pertaining to paleontology)  :: paleontologický
paleontologist {n} (one who studies paleontology)  :: paleontolog {m}
paleontology {n} (study of prehistoric forms of life)  :: paleontologie {f}
Palestine {prop} (geographic region)  :: Palestina {f}
Palestine {prop} (historical: former British entity)  :: Palestina {f}
Palestine {prop} (historical: former British Mandate)  :: Palestina {f}
Palestine {prop} (West Bank and Gaza Strip collectively)  :: Palestina {f}
palette {n} (board)  :: paleta
palette {n} (range of colors)  :: paleta, barevná paleta
palimpsest {n} (A manuscript scraped clean for reuse)  :: palimpsest {m}
palindrome {n} (a sequence of units that reads the same forwards as backwards)  :: palindrom {m}
palladium {n} (chemical element)  :: palladium
pallet {n} (a portable platform)  :: paleta {f}
pallet jack {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets)  :: paletový vozík {m}, paleťák {m} [informal]
pallet truck {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets)  :: paletový vozík {m}, paleťák {m} [informal]
palliative {adj} (reducing progression and relieving symptoms)  :: paliativní
pallidity {n} (state of being) SEE: pallor  ::
palm {n} (inner, concave part of hand)  :: dlaň {f}
palm {n} (palm tree) SEE: palm tree  ::
palmic acid {n} (ricinoleic acid) SEE: ricinoleic acid  ::
palm thief {n} (coconut crab) SEE: coconut crab  ::
palm tree {n} (tropical tree)  :: palma {f}
palpable {adj} (obvious)  :: zřejmý
palpably {adv} (in a palpable manner; tangibly)  :: zřejmě, očividně
palpitation {n} (abnormal awareness of the beating of the heart)  :: palpitace {f}
pamphlet {n} (booklet) SEE: booklet  ::
pan {n} (flat vessel used for cooking)  :: pánev
Pan {prop} (Greek god of nature)  :: Pan {m}
panacea {n} (remedy believed to cure all disease)  :: všelék {m}
Panama {n} (Panama hat) SEE: Panama hat  ::
Panama {prop} (Country)  :: Panama {f}
Panama Canal {prop} (Canal)  :: Panamský průplav {m}
pan-Arabism {n} (movement)  :: panarabismus {m}
pancake {n} (thin batter cake)  :: palačinka {f}
Pancake Day {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday  ::
Pancake Tuesday {prop} (Shrove Tuesday) SEE: Shrove Tuesday  ::
Panchen Lama {n} (second-highest ranking lama of the Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism)  :: Pančhenlama
pancreas {n} (gland near the stomach)  :: slinivka břišní {f}, pankreas {m}
pancreatitis {n} (inflammation of the pancreas)  :: zánět slinivky břišní {m}, pankreatitida {f}
panda {n} (Ailuropoda melanoleuca)  :: panda velká {f}
panda {n} (police car) SEE: police car  ::
panda {n} (red panda) SEE: red panda  ::
panda bear {n} (panda) SEE: panda  ::
pandeism {n} (belief combining elements of pantheism and deism)  :: pandeismus
pandeism {n} (omnitheism) SEE: omnitheism  ::
pandemic {adj} (epidemic)  :: pandemický
pandemic {n} (pandemic disease)  :: pandemie {f}
Pandora {prop} (Character in Greek mythology)  :: Pandóra {f}
Pandora's box {n} (A source of unforeseen trouble.)  :: Pandořina skříňka {f}
pane {n} (individual sheet of glass) SEE: window pane  ::
panel {n} (rectangular section of a surface)  :: panel {m}
pan flute {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
Pangaea {prop} (supercontinent prior to Triassic)  :: Pangea {f}
panic {n} (overpowering fright)  :: panika {f}
panic {v} (to feel overwhelming fear)  :: panikařit
panic attack {n} (sudden period of intense anxiety)  :: záchvat paniky {m}
panjandrum {n} (important, powerful or influential person)  :: papaláš {m}
panjandrum {n} (self-important or pretentious person)  :: náfuka {m}
panmixis {n} (panmixia) SEE: panmixia  ::
panmixus {n} (panmixia) SEE: panmixia  ::
pan pipes {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
panpipes {n} (musical instrument)  :: panova flétna {f}
pansexuality {n} (sexual orientation)  :: pansexualita {f}
Pan-Slavism {n} (movement)  :: panslavismus {m}
pansy {n} (plant)  :: maceška {f}
pant {n} (a pair of pants) SEE: pants  ::
pantheism {n} (belief that the universe is divine)  :: panteismus
pantheist {n} (person who believes in pantheism)  :: panteista {m}
pantheistical {adj} (pantheistic) SEE: pantheistic  ::
panther {n} (big cat with black fur)  :: panter {m}
panther cap {n} (Amanita pantherina)  :: muchomůrka tygrovaná
panties {n} (short underpants for women or girls)  :: kalhotky {f-p}
pantograph {n} (mechanical drawing aid)  :: pantograf {m}
pantograph {n} (rail transport: Device that collects electric current from overhead lines)  :: pantograf {m}
pantomime {n} (gesturing without speaking)  :: pantomima {f}
pantry {n} (storage room)  :: spíž {f}
pants {n} (garment covering the body from the waist downwards)  :: kalhoty {f-p}, gatě {n-d} [colloquial], kaťata {n-d} [colloquial]
pants {n} (undergarment covering the genitals)  :: kalhotky {f-p} [for women], spodky {m-p} [for men], spoďáry {m-p} [colloquial] [for men and women]
panty {n} (panties) SEE: panties  ::
pantyhose {n} (nylon tights worn about legs)  :: punčocháče {f}
papa {n} (Father (familiar, conversational)) SEE: dad  ::
papal {adj} (related to the pope or papacy)  :: papežský {m}
papaya {n} (fruit)  :: papája {f}
paper {adj} (made of paper)  :: papírový
paper {n} (academic paper)  :: článek {m}
paper {n} (material for writing on)  :: papír {m}
paper {n} (newspaper) SEE: newspaper  ::
paper {n} (wallpaper) SEE: wallpaper  ::
paper {n} (wrapping paper) SEE: wrapping paper  ::
paper {n} (written document shorter than a book)  :: [scientific] článek {m}
paper {v} (to document) SEE: document  ::
paper airplane {n} (paper aeroplane) SEE: paper aeroplane  ::
paperboard {n} (thick paper)  :: čtvrtka {f}
paper mill {n} (factory)  :: papírna {f}
paperweight {n} (any object for this purpose)  :: těžítko {n}
paperweight {n} (small, decorative, somewhat weighty object)  :: těžítko {n}
paprika {n} (spice)  :: paprika {f}
Papua New Guinea {prop} (country in Oceania)  :: Papua-Nová Guinea {f}
papyrus {n} (A material made from this plant)  :: papyrus {m}
papyrus {n} (A plant in the sedge family)  :: šáchor papírodárný {m}
papyrus {n} (A scroll or document written on this material)  :: papyrus {m}
parable {n} (short story illustrating a lesson)  :: podobenství {n}
parabola {n} (a conic section)  :: parabola
paracetamol {n} (acetaminophen) SEE: acetaminophen  ::
parachute {n} (a device designed to control the fall of an object)  :: padák {m}
parachutist {n} (parachute user)  :: parašutista {m}, výsadkář {m}
parade {n} (organized procession)  :: přehlídka {f}
paradigm {n} (example serving as a model or pattern)  :: paradigma {n}
paradigm {n} (linguistics: all forms which contain a common element)  :: vzor {m}
paradigm {n} (way of viewing reality)  :: paradigma {f}
paradigm shift {n} (change in thinking from an accepted point of view to a new one, necessitated by scientific discoveries)  :: posun paradigmatu {m}
paradisaical {adj} (paradisaic) SEE: paradisaic  ::
paradise {n} (heaven)  :: ráj {m}, nebesa {n-p}
paradisiacal {adj} (resembling paradise)  :: rajský {m}
paradox {n} (an apparent contradiction which is nonetheless true )  :: paradox {m}
paradoxically {adv} (in a paradoxical manner)  :: paradoxně
paraffin {n} (kerosene) SEE: kerosene  ::
paraffin {n} (paraffin wax) SEE: paraffin wax  ::
paragliding {n} (the sport of gliding with a paraglider)  :: paragliding
paragraph {n} (passage in text)  :: odstavec {m}
Paraguay {prop} (country in South America)  :: Paraguay {m}
parahippocampal gyrus {n} (anatomy)  :: parahipokampální závit {m}
paralanguage {n} (non-verbal elements of speech)  :: parajazyk {m}
parallel {adj} (computing: processing multipe tasks at the same time)  :: paralélní
parallel {adj} (equally distant from one another at all points)  :: rovnoběžný {m}, paralélní
parallel {adj} (having the same overall direction)  :: rovnoběžný, paralélní
parallel {n} (line of latitude)  :: rovnoběžka {f}
parallel {n} (one of a set of parallel lines)  :: rovnoběžka {f}
parallel circuit {n} (electrical circuit)  :: paralelní obvod {m}
parallelepiped {n} (solid figure)  :: rovnoběžnostěn {m}
parallelism {n} (parallel position)  :: rovnoběžnost {f}
parallelogram {n} (convex quadrilateral in which each pair of opposite edges are parallel and of equal length)  :: rovnoběžník {m}
Paralympic Games {prop} (international sports competition for people with physical disabilities)  :: paralympijské hry, paralympiáda {f}
Paralympics {prop} (Paralympic Games) SEE: Paralympic Games  ::
paralyse {v} (paralyse) SEE: paralyze  ::
paralysis {n} (loss of muscle control)  :: ochrnutí {n}
parameter {n} (name in a function or subroutine definition)  :: parametr {m}
parameter {n} (variable kept constant during an experiment, calculation or similar)  :: parametr {m}
paranasal sinus {n} (one of of air-filled spaces, or sinuses)  :: paranazální dutina {f}, paranasální dutina {f}, vedlejší dutina {f}, vedlejší dutina nosní {f}
paranoia {n} (A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution)  :: paranoia {f}
paranoiac {n} (somebody who has paranoia) SEE: paranoid  ::
paranoid {adj} (Exhibiting extreme and irrational fear or distrust of others)  :: paranoidní
paranoid {n} (someone suffering from paranoia)  :: paranoik {m}
paraplegic {n} (person who suffers from paraplegia)  :: paraplegik {m}
parapsychology {n} (study of that which cannot yet be explained)  :: parapsychologie {f}
parasite {n} ((generally undesirable) living organism that exists by stealing resources from another living organism)  :: cizopasník {m}, parazit {m}
parasite {n} (useless person who always relies on other people's work and gives nothing back)  :: parazit {m}
parasitic {adj} (drawing upon another organism for sustenance)  :: parazitní, cizopasný
parasitical {adj} (parasitic) SEE: parasitic  ::
parasitise {v} (parasitize) SEE: parasitize  ::
parasitism {n} (interaction between two organisms)  :: cizopasnictví {n}, parazitismus {m}
parasitosis {n} (disease)  :: parazitóza {f}
parasympathetic nervous system {n} (parasympathetic nervous system)  :: parasympatická nervová soustava {f}
parathyroid gland {n} (any one of four endocrine glands situated in the neck)  :: příštítné tělísko {n}
paratrooper {n} (soldier that parachutes from aircraft)  :: výsadkář {m}
parcel {n} (division of land bought and sold as a unit)  :: parcela {f}
parcel {n} (package wrapped for shipment)  :: balík {m}
parchment {n} (material)  :: pergamen {m}
pardon {n} (releasing order)  :: milost {f}
parenchyma {n} (functional part of an organ, as opposed to supporting tissue)  :: parenchym {m}
parent {n} (biology: organism from which a plant or animal is biologically descended)  :: rodič {m}
parent {n} (parent company) SEE: parent company  ::
parent {n} (person from whom one is descended)  :: rodič {m}
parent {n} (person who acts as a parent in rearing a child)  :: rodič {m}
parent {n} (source or origin of something)  :: zdroj {m}
parenthesis {n} (a clause, phrase or word inserted into a passage which is already grammatically complete)  :: vsuvka {f}
parenthesis {n} (either of a pair of brackets ( ))  :: závorka {f}
parenthesise {v} (parenthesise) SEE: parenthesize  ::
parenthood {n} (state of being parent)  :: rodičovství {n}
parents {n} (one's mother and father)  :: rodiče {p}
paresis {n} (partial paralysis)  :: paréza {f}
paresthesia {n} (sensation of burning, prickling, itching, or tingling of the skin with no obvious cause)  :: parestézie {f}
paresthesis {n} (paresthesia) SEE: paresthesia  ::
Pareto distribution {n} (probability distribution)  :: Paretovo rozdělení {n}
Pareto principle {n} (principle)  :: Paretův princip {m}
parietal bone {n} (either of two bones at the sides and top of the skull)  :: temenní kost {f}
parietal lobe {n} (Division of cerebrum)  :: temenní lalok {m}
parietal pleura {n} (portion of the pleura that lines the inner surface of the chest wall and covers the diaphragm)  :: pohrudnice {f}
Paris {prop} (capital of France)  :: Paříž {f}
Paris {prop} (Trojan prince)  :: Paris {m}
parish {n} (part of a diocese)  :: farnost {f}
parishioner {n} (A member of a parish)  :: farník {m}
Parisian {n} (someone from Paris)  :: Pařížan {m}
parity {n} (equality, comparability)  :: parita {f}
parity {n} (math: classification into one set or the other)  :: parita
parity {n} (math: set whose all elements belong to one of exactly two disjoint subsets)  :: parita {f}
parity {n} (physics: symmetry of interaction)  :: parita
park {n} (ground for recreation)  :: park
park {v} (bring to a halt)  :: zaparkovat
parking lot {n} (open area, generally paved, where automobiles may be left when not in use)  :: parkoviště {n}
Parkinson's disease {n} (Parkinson's disease)  :: Parkinsonova nemoc {f}
parliament {n} (an elected political institution)  :: parlament {m}
parliamentary {adj} (having the supreme executive and legislative power)  :: parlamentní
Parmesan {n} (parmesan) SEE: parmesan  ::
parochial {adj} (characterized by an unsophisticated focus on local concerns)  :: provinční, omezený, lokální
parochial {adj} (pertaining to a parish)  :: farní
parody {n} (expression making fun of something else)  :: parodie {f}
parody {v} (to make a parody of something)  :: parodovat
paroemia {n} (proverb) SEE: proverb  ::
parole {n} (law: a release of (a prisoner))  :: podmínečné propuštění {n}
parole officer {n} (probation officer) SEE: probation officer  ::
parotid {n} (parotid gland) SEE: parotid gland  ::
parotid gland {n} (salivary gland)  :: příušní žláza {f}, příušnice {f}
paroxetine {n} (an antidepressant drug)  :: paroxetin {m}
paroxysmal {adj} (of, pertaining to, causing or accompanied by paroxysms)  :: paroxysmální
parquet {n} (the part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle) SEE: stall  ::
parrot {n} (channel coal) SEE: channel coal  ::
parrot {n} (kind of bird)  :: papoušek {m}
parrot {n} (person who repeats what was said)  :: papoušek {m}
parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
parrot {v} (to repeat exactly without showing understanding)  :: papouškovat
parsley {n} (herb)  :: petržel {f}, petrželka {f}
parsnip {n} (the plant Pastinaca sativa)  :: pastinák {m}, pastinák setý {m}
part {n} (fraction of a whole )  :: část {f}
part {n} (group inside a larger group )  :: část {f}
part {n} (hair dividing line )  :: pěšinka {f}
part {n} (position or role )  :: role {f}
part {n} (section of a document )  :: část {f}
part {v} (to divide in two)  :: rozdělit
part {v} (to leave)  :: rozejít se
partake {v} (to take part in an activity)  :: účastnit se
parthenogenesis {n} (asexual reproduction) SEE: agamogenesis  ::
partial {adj} (existing in part)  :: částečný {m}
partial derivative {n} (derivative with respect to one variable)  :: parciální derivace {f}
partially {adv} (to a partial degree)  :: částečně
partially ordered set {n} (set having a specified partial order)  :: uspořádaná množina {f}
partial order {n} (relation)  :: uspořádání {n}
partial ordering relation {n} (partial order)  :: uspořádání {n}
participant {n} (one who participates)  :: účastník {m}
participate {v} (to join in, to take part, to involve oneself)  :: účastnit se {impf}, zúčastnit se {pf}
participation {n} (act of participating)  :: účast {f}
participial {n} (participle) SEE: participle  ::
participle {n} (verb form)  :: příčestí {n}
particle {n} (body with very small size)  :: částice {f}
particle {n} (elementary particle or subatomic particle)  :: částice {f}
particle {n} (word that does not belong to any particular part of speech)  :: částice {f}
particle accelerator {n} (a device that accelerates electrically charged particles to extremely high speeds)  :: urychlovač částic {m}, urychlovač {m}
particle physics {n} (particle physics)  :: fyzika částic, částicová fyzika
partisan {adj} (adherent to a party or faction)  :: stranický
partisan {adj} (serving as a commander or member of a body of detached light troops)  :: partyzánský
partisan {n} (adherent to a party)  :: stoupenec {m}
partisan {n} (member of a body of detached light troops)  :: partyzán {m}
partition {n} (collection of non-empty, disjoint subsets of a set)  :: rozklad {m}
partition {n} (section of a hard disk separately formatted)  :: diskový oddíl {m}
partitive case {n} (case used to indicate that an object is affected only partially by the verb) SEE: partitive  ::
partiture {n} (score (music)) SEE: score  ::
partly {adv} (in part)  :: částečně
partner {n} (someone who is associated with another in a common activity or interest)  :: partner
partnership {n} (state of being associated with a partner)  :: partnerství {n}
part of speech {n} (the function a word or phrase performs)  :: slovní druh {m}
partridge {n} (any bird of the genera Perdix or Alectoris)  :: koroptev {f}
parturition {n} (act of giving birth)  :: porod {m}
party {n} (law: particular side in a contract or legal action)  :: strana {f}
party {n} (political group)  :: strana {f}
party {n} (social gathering)  :: večírek {m}, párty {f}, oslava {f}, mejdan {m}, [slang] mecheche {n}, kalba {f}
party animal {n} (person known for frequent, enthusiastic attendance at parties)  :: kalič {m}, lev salónů {m}
party pooper {n} (one who dampens the fun of a group activity) SEE: spoilsport  ::
par value {n} (face value) SEE: face value  ::
Pascal's law {n} (physical law)  :: Pascalův zákon
Paschal Lamb {n} (Jesus Christ, symbolized as a sacrifice)  :: svatá ovečka {f}, svatý beránek {m}
Paschal Lamb {n} (the lamb eaten at Passover)  :: velikonoční beránek {m}
Pashtun {prop} (Pashto) SEE: Pashto  ::
paska {n} (paskha) SEE: paskha  ::
pass {n} (password) SEE: password  ::
pass {v} (go by, over, etc)  :: jít kolem, minout
pass {v} (move or be moved from one place to another)  :: [to give] podávat {impf}, podat {pf}
passenger {n} (one who rides or travels in a vehicle)  :: cestující {m}
passenger pigeon {n} (an extinct bird of the species Ectopistes migratorius)  :: holub stěhovavý
passenger train {n} (type of train)  :: osobní vlak {m}
passer-by {n} (a person who is passing by)  :: kolemjdoucí
pass gas {v} (break wind) SEE: break wind  ::
passion {n} (any great emotion)  :: vášeň {f}
passion {n} (suffering of Jesus)  :: pašije {f-p}
passionate {adj} (fired with intense feeling)  :: vášnivý {m}
passion fruit {n} (edible fruit)  :: plody mučenky
passive {n} (passive voice) SEE: passive voice  ::
passive voice {n} (grammatical term)  :: trpný rod {m}, pasivum {n}
pass on {v} (To die) SEE: die  ::
Passover {prop} (Pesach)  :: pesach {m}
passport {n} (official document)  :: pas {m}, cestovní pas {m}
pass through {v} (to surreptitiously penetrate, enter or gain access) SEE: infiltrate  ::
password {n} (computing: string of characters known only to a user)  :: heslo {n}
password {n} (word used to gain admittance)  :: heslo {n}
past {adj} (ago) SEE: ago  ::
past {adj} (grammar: expressing action that has already happened)  :: minulý
past {adj} (having already happened; in the past)  :: minulý
past {adj} (of a period of time: having just gone by)  :: minulý
past {n} (period of time that has already happened)  :: minulost {f}
pasta {n} (pieces of dough made from wheat and water)  :: těstoviny {f-p}
paste {n} (an adhesive paste)  :: lepidlo {n}
paste {n} (a soft mixture)  :: kaše {f}, pasta {f}
paste {n} (soft mixture of pounded foods)  :: pomazánka {f}, paštika {f}
paste {n} (soft mixture used in making pastry)  :: těsto {n}
paste {v} (to cause to stick, adhere)  :: lepit
paste {v} (to insert a piece of text)  :: vložit
pasteurise {v} (pasteurize) SEE: pasteurize  ::
pastime {n} (that which amuses)  :: zábava {f}, kratochvíle {f}
pastor {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd  ::
past participle {n} (past participle)  :: příčestí minulé {n}
pastry {n} (food group)  :: pečivo {n}
pastry shop {n} (pastry shop) SEE: patisserie  ::
past tense {n} (form of language)  :: minulý čas {m}
pasture {n} (land on which cattle can be kept for feeding)  :: pastvina {f}
pasture {v} (graze) SEE: graze  ::
patch {n} (computing: file describing changes made to source code)  :: záplata {f}
patch {n} (computing: patch file) SEE: patch file  ::
patch {n} (figuratively: fit) SEE: fit  ::
patch {n} (medicine: adhesive piece of material impregnated with a drug)  :: náplast {f}
patch {n} (medicine: cover worn over a damaged eye) SEE: eyepatch  ::
patch {n} (paltry fellow) SEE: fool  ::
patch {n} (piece of cloth used to repair a garment)  :: záplata {f}
patch file {n} (patch) SEE: patch  ::
patella {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
patent {n} (declaration issued by a government to an inventor)  :: patent {m}
patent {n} (patent leather) SEE: patent leather  ::
patent log {n} (taffrail log) SEE: taffrail log  ::
paternal {adj} (of or pertaining to one's father)  :: otcovský {m}
paternal aunt {n} (the sister of one's father)  :: teta {f}
paternal grandfather {n} (one's father's father)  :: děda {m}, děd {m}
paternal grandmother {n} (one's father's mother)  :: babička z otcovy strany {f}
paternal uncle {n} (brother of one's father)  :: strýc {m}
paternity {n} (fatherhood) SEE: fatherhood  ::
paternoster {n} (a rosary) SEE: rosary  ::
path {n} (a trail for the use of, or worn by, pedestrians)  :: stezka, pěšina
path {n} (computing: a specification for a location within a hierarchical or tree-like structure)  :: cesta {f}
pathetic {adj} (arousing pity, sympathy, or compassion)  :: dojemný {m}
pathological {adj} (pertaining to pathology)  :: patologický {m}
pathological {adj} (relating to or caused by a physical or mental disorder)  :: patologický {m}
pathologically {adv} (in a pathological manner)  :: patologicky
pathologist {n} (expert in pathology)  :: patolog {m}
pathology {n} (the branch of medicine)  :: patologie {f}
patience {n} (game that can be played by one person)  :: pasiáns {m}
patience {n} (quality of being patient)  :: trpělivost {f}
patient {adj} (not losing one's temper while waiting)  :: trpělivý {m}
patient {n} (someone who receives treatment from a doctor)  :: pacient {m}
patriarch {n} (male leader)  :: [literary] praotec {m}
patriarchy {n} (office of the patriarch) SEE: patriarchate  ::
Patricia {prop} (female given name)  :: Patricie {f}
patriot {n} (person who loves, supports and defends their country)  :: vlastenec {m}
patriotic {adj} (inspired by patriotism)  :: vlastenecký {m}
patron {n} (customer)  :: zákazník {m}
patron {n} (property owner)  :: vlastník {m}
patron {n} (supporter)  :: příznivec {m}
patron {n} (wealthy individual who supports an artist etc.)  :: mecenáš {m}
patronizing {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending  ::
pattern {n} (motif or decoration)  :: vzor {m}
pattern {n} (that from which a copy is made)  :: vzor
pattypan {n} (variety of squash)  :: patizon {m}
pattypan squash {n} (squash)  :: patizon {m}
Paul {prop} (male given name)  :: Pavel {m}
Paul {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Pavel {m}
Paula {prop} (female given name)  :: Pavla {f}
Pauline {prop} (female given name)  :: Pavlína {f}
pause {n} (temporary stop or rest)  :: přestávka {f}, pauza {f}
pavement {n} (footpath)  :: chodník {m}
pavement {n} (surface of road)  :: vozovka {f}
pavilion {n} (structure erected to house exhibits at a fair, etc)  :: pavilon {m}
paw {n} (soft foot of an animal)  :: packa {f}
pawn {n} (chess piece)  :: pěšec {m}
pawnshop {n} (business premises of a pawnbroker)  :: zastavárna {f}
pay {v} (to be profitable)  :: vyplatit se
pay {v} (to give money in exchange for goods or services)  :: platit {impf}
pay attention {v} (to be attentive)  :: dávat pozor, věnovat pozornost
payee {n} (one to whom money is paid)  :: příjemce {m}, adresát {m}
payess {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews) SEE: sidelock  ::
payment {n} (a sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services)  :: platba {f}
payment {n} (the act of paying)  :: platba {f}
pay off {v} (to become worthwhile; to produce a net benefit)  :: vyplatit se {pf}, vyplácet se {impf}
pay off {v} (to bribe, especially to deter oversight)  :: podplatit {pf}, podplácet {impf}
pay off {v} (to pay back (repay, pay off) the entirety of a loan, thereby effecting the release of a lien on)  :: splatit {pf}
payoff function {n} (mathematical function)  :: výplatní funkce {f}
payot {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews) SEE: sidelock  ::
payslip {n} (document of employee's wage or salary)  :: výplatní páska {f}
pea {n} (edible seed)  :: hrách {m}
pea {n} (plant)  :: hrách {m}, hrášek {m}
peace {n} (harmony, lack of conflict in personal relations)  :: klid {m}
peace {n} (state of being free from war)  :: mír {m}
peace {n} (state of mind)  :: klid {m}, pokoj
peace {n} (tranquility, quiet, harmony)  :: pokoj {m}
peaceable {adj} (characterized by peace)  :: mírumilovný {m}
peaceful {adj} (inclined to peace; peaceable)  :: mírumilovný
peaceful {adj} (motionless and calm; placid)  :: klidný
peacefully {adv} (in a peaceful manner)  :: mírumilovně
peach {n} (fruit)  :: broskev {f}
peach {n} (tree)  :: broskvoň {f}, broskev {f} [informal]
peacock {n} (bird)  :: páv {m}
peacock butterfly {n} (butterfly)  :: babočka paví oko {f}
peafowl {n} (a pheasant of the genus Pavo or Afropavo)  :: páv {m}
peahen {n} (female of peafowl)  :: pávice {f}
peak {n} (mountain top)  :: vrchol, vrcholek
peak flow meter {n} (instrument that monitors the peak expiratory flow rate)  :: výdechoměr {m}
peak hour {n} (rush hour) SEE: rush hour  ::
peanut {n} (a legume resembling a nut)  :: arašíd {m}, burský oříšek {m}
peanut butter {n} (a spread made from ground peanuts)  :: burákové máslo {n}, arašídové máslo {n}
pear {n} (fruit)  :: hruška {f}
pear {n} (tree)  :: hrušeň {f}
pearl {n} (brill) SEE: brill  ::
pearl {n} (fringe or border) SEE: fringe  ::
pearl {n} (light-colored tern) SEE: tern  ::
pearl {n} (mother-of-pearl) SEE: mother-of-pearl  ::
pearl {n} (one of the tubercles on a deer's antler) SEE: tubercle  ::
pearl {n} (rounded shelly concretion produced by certain mollusks)  :: perla {f}
pearl diver {n} (dishwasher) SEE: dishwasher  ::
pearl tapioca {n} (edible balls made from tapioca) SEE: tapioca pearl  ::
pear tree {n} (a tree of the genus Pyrus)  :: hrušeň {f}, hruška {f}
peasant {n} (country person)  :: sedlák {m}
peasant {n} (member of the agriculture low class)  :: rolník {m}, sedlák {m}
peat {n} (soil)  :: rašelina {f}
pebble {n} (stone)  :: oblázek {m}
pechka {n} (Russian oven) SEE: Russian oven  ::
peck {v} (to strike or pierce with the beak or similar)  :: zobat, klovat
pecker {n} (slang for courage) SEE: courage  ::
pecker {n} (slang for penis) SEE: dick  ::
pecker {n} (slang for woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker  ::
peckerwood {n} (peckerwood sawmill) SEE: peckerwood sawmill  ::
peckerwood {n} (white, especially ignorant or rustic) SEE: redneck  ::
peckerwood {n} (woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker  ::
pectin {n} (substance)  :: pektin {m}
peculiar {adj} (out of the ordinary)  :: zvláštní, neobvyklý, podivný
pedagogic {adj} (pedagogical) SEE: pedagogical  ::
pedagogical {adj} (of, or relating to pedagogy)  :: pedagogický
pedal {n} (lever operated by one's foot)  :: pedál {m}
pedant {n} (person overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning)  :: pedant {m}
pedantic {adj} (being finicky with language)  :: pedantský {f}, pedantický {m}, slovíčkářský {m}
pedantic {adj} (like a pedant)  :: pedantský {f}, pedantický {m}
pedantical {adj} (pedantic) SEE: pedantic  ::
pederast {n} (practitioner of pederasty)  :: pederast {m}
pederasty {n} (archaic: homosexual anal sex) SEE: sodomy  ::
pederasty {n} (pederasty)  :: pederastie {f}
pedestal {n} (the base or foot of a column, statue, vase, lamp, or the like)  :: podstavec {m}, piedestal {m}
pedestrian {adj} (of or intended for pedestrians)  :: pěší {m}
pedestrian {adj} (ordinary)  :: přízemní
pedestrian {n} (somebody walking rather than using a vehicle)  :: chodec {m}
pedestrian crossing {n} (place for pedestrians to cross a street)  :: přechod pro chodce {m}
pediatric {adj} (of or pertaining to pediatrics)  :: pediatrický
pediatrician {n} (physician who specialises in pediatrics)  :: pediatr {m}
pediatrics {n} (branch of medicine)  :: pediatrie {f}
pedigree {n} (chart of ancestors)  :: rodokmen {m}
pedophile {n} (an adult who is sexually attracted to children)  :: pedofil {m}
pedophilia {n} (sexual feeling of desire directed by adults towards children)  :: pedofilie {f}
peel {v} (to remove skin)  :: loupat
peeler {n} (kitchen utensil)  :: škrabka {f}
peep {n} (feeble utterance or complaint)  :: pípnutí {n}
peep {n} (look)  :: nakouknutí {n}
peep {n} (quiet sound, particularly one from a baby bird)  :: pípnutí {n}
peep {n} (sandpiper) SEE: sandpiper  ::
peep {v} (make a noise like a baby bird)  :: pípnout
peep {v} (speak briefly with a quiet voice)  :: pípnout
peep {v} (to look)  :: nakouknout
pee-pee {n} (childish: penis) SEE: wee-wee  ::
pee-pee {n} (childish: urine) SEE: wee-wee  ::
peeping tom {n} (person who secretly watches someone to gain sexual pleasure)  :: šmírák {m}, voyeur {m}
peer {v} (to look with difficulty or as if searching)  :: hledět, zírat, civět
Pegasus {prop} (mythical winged horse)  :: Pegas {m}
pejorative {adj} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory)  :: pejorativní
pejorative {n} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory word or expression)  :: pejorativum {n}
pejoratively {adv} (pejorative manner)  :: pejorativně
pekan {n} (fisher) SEE: fisher  ::
Peking {prop} (Beijing) SEE: Beijing  ::
pelican {n} (any of various seabirds of the family Pelecanidae)  :: pelikán {m}
peloton {n} (main group of riders in a cycling race)  :: peloton {m}
pelvic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the pelvis; as, pelvic cellulitis)  :: pánevní
pelvic floor {n} (muscular partition)  :: pánevní dno {n}
pelvis {n} (bone)  :: pánev {f}
pen {n} ((baseball) bullpen) SEE: bullpen  ::
pen {n} (light pen) SEE: light pen  ::
pen {n} (wing) SEE: wing  ::
pen {n} (writing tool)  :: pero {n}
penal code {n} (criminal code) SEE: criminal code  ::
penalty {n} (penalty kick) SEE: penalty kick  ::
penalty area {n} (area on a soccer pitch)  :: pokutové území {n}, vápno {n}, velké vápno {n}
penalty box {n} (in ice hockey, enclosed bench for serving a penalty)  :: trestná lavice {f}
penalty box {n} (penalty area) SEE: penalty area  ::
penalty kick {n} ((soccer) a form of direct free kick)  :: pokutový kop {m}, penalta {f}, desítka {f}
penchant {n} (taste, liking, or inclination (for))  :: vášeň {f}
pencil {n} (graphite writing-instrument)  :: tužka {f}, olůvko {n} [historical]
pencil box {n} (object purposed to contain stationery) SEE: pencil case  ::
pencil sharpener {n} (a device used to sharpen pencils)  :: ořezávátko {n}
pendant {n} (a piece of jewellery hung from a chain worn around the neck)  :: přívěsek {m}
pendulum {n} (body suspended from a fixed support)  :: kyvadlo {n}
penetrable {adj} (capable of being penetrated)  :: proniknutelný {m}
penetrate {v} (enter into)  :: proniknout {pf}
penfriend {n} (person with whom one exchanges letters) SEE: pen pal  ::
penguin {n} (flightless sea bird)  :: tučňák {m}
penicillin {n} (penicillin)  :: penicilín {m}
penile duplication {n} (diphallia) SEE: diphallia  ::
peninsula {n} (a piece of land projecting into water)  :: poloostrov {m}
penis {n} (male organ for copulation and urination)  :: pyj {m}, penis {m}, úd {m}
Pennsylvania {prop} (US state)  :: Pensylvánie {f}
Pennsylvania German {adj} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvania German {n} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
Pennsylvania German {prop} (Pennsylvania Dutch) SEE: Pennsylvania Dutch  ::
penny {n} (1/100 of a pound sterling or British pound)  :: cent, penny
Penrose staircase {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs  ::
Penrose steps {n} (Penrose stairs) SEE: Penrose stairs  ::
pension {n} (boarding house)  :: penzion {m}
pension {n} (regular payment due to a person in consideration of past services)  :: důchod {m}, penze {f}
pensioner {n} (someone who lives on a pension)  :: důchodce {m}
pension fund {n} (pool of assets)  :: penzijní fond {m}
pensive {adj} (having the appearance of thinking)  :: zadumaný
pensive {adj} (looking thoughtful or sad)  :: zadumaný
pentagon {n} (A polygon with five sides and five angles)  :: pětiúhelník {m}
pentanoic acid {n} (valeric acid) SEE: valeric acid  ::
pentathlon {n} (modern pentathlon)  :: moderní pětiboj
Pentecost {prop} (Christian festival)  :: letnice {f-p}, Svatodušní svátky {m-p}
Pentecostalism {n} (Christian religious movement)  :: letniční hnutí {n}, pentekostalismus {m}
pentennial {adj} (quinquennial) SEE: quinquennial  ::
pentoic acid {n} (valeric acid) SEE: valeric acid  ::
penultimate {adj} (next-to-last in a sequence)  :: předposlední
peony {n} (Paeonia genus of flowering plants)  :: pivoňka {f}
people {n} (a body of human beings; a group of two or more persons)  :: lid {m}, lidé {p}
people {n} (a group of persons forming or belonging to a particular nation etc.)  :: lid {m}, lidé {p}, národ {m}
people {n} (the mass of community as distinguished from a special class)  :: lid {m}, lidé {p}
People's Democratic Republic of Yemen {prop} (South Yemen)  :: Jemenská lidová demokratická republika
people's republic {n} (people's republic)  :: lidová republika {f}
People's Republic of Bangladesh {prop} (People's Republic of Bangladesh)  :: Lidová republika Bangladéš {f}
People's Republic of China {prop} (official name of China)  :: Čínská lidová republika {f}
pepper {n} (spice)  :: pepř {m}
peppered {adj} (speckled) SEE: speckled  ::
peppermint {n} (herb)  :: máta peprná {f}
pepper shaker {n} (A small container designed to hold pepper and facilitate sprinkling it)  :: pepřenka {f}
pepperwort {n} (plant in the genus Lepidium)  :: řeřicha {f}
pepsin {n} (digestive enzyme)  :: pepsin {m}
peptic ulcer {n} (ulcer)  :: peptický vřed {m}
peptide {n} (class of organic compounds)  :: peptid {m}
peptide bond {n} (amine bond)  :: peptidová vazba {f}
per {prep} (for each)  :: na
per {prep} (used in expressing ratios of units)  :: na, za
perambulator {n} (pram) SEE: pram  ::
P-E ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio  ::
PE ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio  ::
perceive {v} (to understand)  :: vnímat
percent {n} (a part or other object per hundred)  :: procento {n}
percentage {n} (part of a whole)  :: procento
percentile {n} (any of the ninety-nine points)  :: procentil {m}
percentile {n} (any one of the hundred groups so divided)  :: procentil {m}
perception {n} (conscious understanding of something)  :: vnímání {n}
perception {n} (that which is detected by the five senses)  :: vjem {m}
perceptive {adj} (having or showing keenness of perception, insight, understanding, or intuition)  :: vnímavý {m}
perch {n} (fish of the genus Perca)  :: okoun {m}
percutaneous {adj} (taking place through the skin)  :: perkutánní
peregrine falcon {n} (Falco peregrinus)  :: sokol stěhovavý {m}
perennial {n} (perennial plant)  :: trvalka {f}
perestroika {n} (reform in the Soviet Union in 1980s)  :: přestavba {f}, perestrojka {f}
perfect {adj} (excellent and delightful in all respects)  :: dokonalý {m}
perfect {adj} (fitting its definition precisely)  :: dokonalý
perfect {adj} (having all of its parts in harmony with a common purpose)  :: dokonalý {m}
perfect {adj} (thoroughly skilled or talented)  :: dokonalý {m}
perfecting {n} (printing process)  :: oboustranný tisk {m}
perfection {n} (being perfect)  :: dokonalost {f}
perfectitude {n} (perfection) SEE: perfection  ::
perfective {adj} (relative to the perfect tense or perfective aspect)  :: dokonavý
perfective aspect {n} (grammatical term)  :: dokonavý vid {m}
perfect pitch {n} (exact pitch) SEE: absolute pitch  ::
perfidy {n} (the act of violating faith or allegiance.)  :: proradnost {f}, zrada {f}
perforate {adj} (perforated) SEE: perforated  ::
perforator {n} (hole punch) SEE: hole punch  ::
performance {n} (amount of useful work accomplished by a computer system)  :: výkonnost {f}
perfume {n} (pleasant smell)  :: vůně {f}
perfume {n} (substance providing a pleasant smell)  :: parfém {m}, voňavka {f}
perfume {v} (to apply perfume to)  :: navonět, naparfémovat
perfumery {n} (shop selling perfumes)  :: voňavkářství {n}
perfunctory {adj} (performed out of routine, with little care)  :: formální, ledabylý, povrchní, letmý, zběžný
pergola {n} (framework)  :: pergola {f}
perhaps {adv} (indicating a lack of certainty)  :: možná, snad
periapse {n} (periapsis) SEE: periapsis  ::
pericarditis {n} (inflammation of the pericardium, the membrane that surrounds the heart)  :: perikarditida {f}, zánět osrdečníku {m}
pericardium {n} (serous membrane that surrounds the heart)  :: osrdečník {m}, osrdečnice {f}, perikard {m}
pericarp {n} (outermost layer of a ripe fruit or ovary)  :: oplodí {n}
Pericles {prop} (Greek politician)  :: Perikles {m}
perigone {n} (perianth) SEE: perianth  ::
peril {n} (a situation of serious danger)  :: nebezpečí
peril {n} (something that causes, contains, or presents danger)  :: ohrožení, nebezpečí
perimeter {n} (sum of the distance of all the lengths of the sides of an object)  :: obvod {m}
perineum {n} (anatomical term)  :: hráz {f}
period {interj} (and nothing else)  :: a tečka!
period {n} (history: period of time seen as coherent entity)  :: období {n}
period {n} (length of time during which something repeats)  :: perioda
period {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation  ::
period {n} (punctation mark “.”)  :: tečka {f}
periodic {adj} (having repeated cycles)  :: periodický {m}
periodical {n} (publication that appears at fixed intervals)  :: periodikum {n}
periodically {adv} (intermittently) SEE: intermittently  ::
periodicity {n} (property of being periodic)  :: periodicita {f}
periodic table {n} (chart)  :: periodická tabulka {f}
periodontics {n} (study)  :: parodontologie {f}
periodontitis {n} (disease of periodontium)  :: paradentóza {f}
peripheral {n} (computing device) SEE: peripheral device  ::
peripheral nervous system {n} (part of the nervous system which is not the central nervous system)  :: periferní nervová soustava {f}
periphery {n} (outside boundary, parts or surface)  :: okraj {m}
periphrase {n} (use of more words than necessary) SEE: periphrasis  ::
periscope {n} (viewing device)  :: periskop {m}
perish {v}  :: zaniknout, zahynout
peritoneum {n} (serous membrane in mammals)  :: pobřišnice {f}
perivascular {adj} (around or surrounding a blood vessel)  :: perivaskulární
periwinkle {n} (plant)  :: barvínek {m}, brčál {m}
perjurer {n} (Someone who has lied under oath)  :: křivopřísežník {m}
perjury {n} (deliberate giving of false or misleading testimony under oath)  :: křivé svědectví {n}
perky {adj} (lively or enthusiastic)  :: čiperný
permalink {n} (static address)  :: permalink {m}
permanent {adj} (lasting for an indefinitely long time)  :: trvalý
permanent {adj} (without end)  :: trvalý
permanent wave {n} (series of waves in the hair) SEE: permanent  ::
permeability {n} ((physics) measure of magnetization of a material in the presence of a magnetic field)  :: permeabilita {f}
permille {n} (per thousand)  :: promile {n}
permission {n} (authorisation)  :: povolení {n}
permit {n} (an artifact or document rendering something allowed or legal)  :: povolení {n}
permit {v} (allow (something) to happen)  :: povolit
permittivity {n} (property of a dielectric medium)  :: permitivita {f}
permutation {n} (one-to-one mapping)  :: permutace {f}
permutation {n} (ordering of a set of distinct elements)  :: permutace {f}
pern {n} (honey buzzard) SEE: honey buzzard  ::
peroxide {n} (chemical compound with two oxygen atoms)  :: peroxid {m}
peroxide {n} (hydrogen peroxide) SEE: hydrogen peroxide  ::
perpendicular {adj} (at or forming a right angle to)  :: kolmý {m}
perpendicular {n} (line or plane)  :: kolmice {f} [line]
perpendicularly {adv} (in a perpendicular manner)  :: kolmo
perpetrate {v} (to be guilty of, or responsible for; to commit)  :: páchat
perpetual bond {n} (bond with no maturity date)  :: věčný dluhopis {m}
perpetually {adv} (seeming to never end)  :: neustále
perplex {v} (To cause to feel baffled)  :: zaskočit
perry {n} (Beverage from pears)  :: hruškový mošt {m}
Persephone {prop} (Greek goddess)  :: Persefona {f}
perseverance {n} (persistent determination to adhere to a course of action; insistence)  :: vytrvalost {f}, úpornost {f}
Persia {prop} (Iran) SEE: Iran  ::
Persia {prop} (Old name of Iran)  :: Persie {f}
Persian {n} (member of ethnic group)  :: Peršan {m}
Persian {prop} (Persian language)  :: perština {f}
Persian Gulf {prop} (gulf between Iran and Arabian peninsula)  :: Perský záliv {m}
persimmon {n} (fruit)  :: tomel {m}
persimmon {n} (tree)  :: tomel {m}
persistence {n} (property of being persistent)  :: perzistence {f}, vytrvalost {f}
person {n} (any individual or formal organization with standing before the courts)  :: osoba {f}
person {n} (individual)  :: osoba {f}, člověk {m}
person {n} (linguistic category)  :: osoba {f}
person {n} (specifically a human being)  :: osoba {f}
person {n} (the physical body seen as distinct from the mind)  :: osoba {f}
personal {adj} (of or pertaining to a particular person)  :: osobní
personal {adj} (pertaining to the external or bodily appearance)  :: osobní
personal computer {n} (small computer for use by one person at a time, see also: PC)  :: osobní počítač {m}
personality {n} (assumed role or manner of behavior)  :: osobnost {f}
personality {n} (celebrity)  :: osobnost {f}
personality {n} (charisma)  :: osobnost {f}
personality {n} (set of qualities that make a person distinct from other people)  :: osobnost {f}
personality disorder {n} (class of mental disorders)  :: porucha osobnosti {f}
personal pronoun {n} (part of speech)  :: osobní zájmeno {n}
persona non grata {n} (a person who is not welcome)  :: persona non grata
personification {n} (figure of speech)  :: personifikace {f}, zosobnění {n}
perspective {n} (technique of representing three-dimensional objects on a two-dimensional surface)  :: perspektiva {f}
perspicacious {adj} (showing keen insight)  :: bystrý
perspiration {n} (process of perspiring)  :: pocení {n}
perspiration {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
persuade {v} (convince)  :: přesvědčit
persuasiveness {n} (capability to persuade)  :: přesvědčivost {n}
pertain {v} (to belong)  :: náležet
pertussis {n} (whooping cough) SEE: whooping cough  ::
Peru {prop} (country in South America)  :: Peru {n}
peruse {v} (look over casually)  :: prohlédnout, přelétnout
peruse {v} (to examine or consider with care)  :: prostudovat, prozkoumat
peruse {v} (to read completely)  :: přečíst, pročíst
pervade {v} (to be in every part of)  :: procházet skrz
perverse {adj} (Turned aside; hence, specifically, turned away from the (morally) right; willfully erring; wicked; perverted)  :: perverzní
Pesach {prop} (Passover) SEE: Passover  ::
Peshawar {prop} (capital of North West Frontier Province, Pakistan)  :: Péšávar {m}
peso {n} (currency)  :: peso {n}
pessimism {n} (general belief that bad things will happen)  :: pesimismus {m}
pessimist {n} (someone who habitually expects the worst outcome)  :: pesimista {m}
pessimistic {adj} (marked by pessimism and little hopefulness)  :: pesimistický
pesticide {n} (substance used to kill or repress the activities of pests)  :: pesticid {m}
pestilence {n} (any highly contagious epidemic disease)  :: mor {m}
pet {n} (an animal kept as a companion)  :: domácí mazlíček
PET {acronym} (polyethylene terephthalate) SEE: polyethylene terephthalate  ::
PET {acronym} (positron emission tomography) SEE: positron emission tomography  ::
petal {n} (one of the component parts of the corolla of a flower)  :: okvětní lístek {m}
petaliter {n} (petalitre) SEE: petalitre  ::
pet cone {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
Peter {prop} (male given name)  :: Petr {m}
Peter {prop} (the Apostle)  :: Petr {m}
pet hate {n} (personal dislike) SEE: pet peeve  ::
pet lamp-shade {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
Petra {prop} (female given name)  :: Petra {f}
Petri dish {n} (dish used to culture bacteria)  :: Petriho miska {f}
Petri net {n} (mathematical representations of discrete distributed systems)  :: Petriho síť {f}
petrol {n} (gasoline) SEE: gasoline  ::
petrolatum {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly  ::
petroleum {n} (oil) SEE: oil  ::
petroleum jelly {n} (pale yellow semisolid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum)  :: vazelína {f}
petrol station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
petrol tank {n} (gas tank) SEE: gas tank  ::
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Petropavlovsk-Kamčatskij {m}
pet shop {n} (shop)  :: zverimex {m}
petticoat {n} (woman's undergarment worn under a skirt)  :: spodnička {f}
petty {adj} (Little, trifling, or inconsiderable, as a petty fault)  :: malicherný {m}, drobný {m}
petty bourgeoisie {n} (social class)  :: maloburžoazie {f}
petulant {adj} (easily irritated or annoyed)  :: popudlivý {m}
phagocyte {n} (cell of the immune system)  :: fagocyt {m}
phagocytise {v} (phagocytize) SEE: phagocytize  ::
phagocytosis {n} (the process by which a cell internalises foreign bodies)  :: fagocytóza {f}
phalange {n} (phalanx) SEE: phalanx  ::
phalanx {n} (finger or toe bone)  :: článek prstu {m}
phallus {n} (penis) SEE: penis  ::
phantom {n} (something having no physical reality)  :: přízrak {m}
phantom limb {n} (false sensation)  :: fantomová končetina {f}
phantom pain {n} (sensation of pain coming from a part of the body that has been amputated)  :: fantomová bolest {f}
pharaoh {n} (supreme ruler of ancient Egypt)  :: faraon {m}, farao {m}
pharisaical {adj} (both senses) SEE: pharisaic  ::
pharmaceutical {adj} (of, or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists)  :: farmaceutický
pharmaceutics {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy  ::
pharmacist {n} (professional who dispenses prescription drugs)  :: lékárník {m}, farmaceut {m}
pharmacologic {adj} (pharmacological) SEE: pharmacological  ::
pharmacological {adj} (of or having to do with pharmacology)  :: farmakologický
pharmacologist {n} (student of or one who is versed in pharmacology)  :: farmakolog {m}
pharmacology {n} (science that studies the effects of chemical compounds on living animals)  :: farmakologie {f}
pharmacopoeia {n} (official book of medicines)  :: lékopis {m}, farmakopea {f}
pharmacotherapy {n} (use of pharmaceuticals to treat disease)  :: farmakoterapie {f}
pharmacy {n} (a place where prescription drugs are dispensed)  :: lékárna {f}
pharmacy {n} (science of medicinal substances)  :: farmacie {f}
pharyngitis {n} (inflammation of the pharynx)  :: faryngitida {f}
pharynx {n} (part of alimentary canal)  :: hltan {m}
phase {n} (astronomy: particular appearance or state in a regularly recurring cycle)  :: fáze {f}
phase {n} (haplotype) SEE: haplotype  ::
phase {n} (physics: any one point or portion in a recurring series of changes)  :: fáze {f}
phase space {n} (space of states of a system)  :: fázový prostor {m}
pheasant {n} (bird of family Phasianidae, often hunted for food)  :: bažant {m}
pheasant's eye {n} (flowering plant of the genus Adonis)  :: hlaváček {m}
phenol {n} (any of a class of aromatic organic compounds having at least one hydroxyl group attached directly to the benzene ring)  :: fenol {m}
phenol {n} (caustic compound derived from benzene)  :: fenol {m}
phenological {adj} (pertaining to phenology)  :: fenologický {m}
phenology {n} (study of the effect of climate)  :: fenologie {f}
phenomenology {n} (philosophy based on intuitive experience of phenomena)  :: fenomenologie {f}
phenomenon {n} (observable fact or occurrence)  :: úkaz {m}, jev {m}, fenomén {m}
phenomenon {n} (philosophy: experienced object structured by the mind)  :: fenomén {m}
phenomenon {n} (unusual, curious, or astonishing fact or event)  :: úkaz {m}
phenotype {n} (appearance of organism)  :: fenotyp {m}
phenylalanine {n} (amino acid; C9H11NO2)  :: fenylalanin {m}
phenylephrine {n} (α-adrenergic receptor agonist)  :: fenylefrin {m}
phew {interj} (Used to show relief, fatigue, surprise, or disgust)  :: uf
phi {n} (Greek letter)  :: {n}
phial {n} (glass vessel) SEE: vial  ::
Philadelphia {prop} (large city)  :: Filadelfie {f}
philander {n} (lover) SEE: lover  ::
philanthropic {adj} (of or pertaining to philanthropy; characterized by philanthropy)  :: filantropický {m}
philanthropist {n} (person who loves mankind)  :: lidumil {m}
philanthropist {n} (very generous person)  :: filantrop {m}
philanthropy {n} (benevolent altruism with the intention of increasing the well-being of mankind)  :: filantropie {f}
philately {n} (stamp collecting)  :: filatelie {f}
philia {n} (friendship) SEE: friendship  ::
philia {n} (liking) SEE: liking  ::
philia {n} (psychological disorder)  :: filie {f}
Philip {prop} (male given name)  :: Filip {m}
philippic {n} (any tirade or declamation full of bitter condemnation)  :: filipika {f}
Philippine {adj} (Filipino) SEE: Filipino  ::
Philippine eagle {n} (species of eagle endemic to the Philippines)  :: orel opičí
Philippines {prop} (Republic of the Philippines)  :: Filipíny {f-p}
philistine {adj} (lacking in appreciation for art or culture)  :: barbarský
philistine {n} (Philistine) SEE: Philistine  ::
Philistine {adj} (philistine) SEE: philistine  ::
Philistine {n} (person from Philistia)  :: Filištín {m}
Philistine {n} (person lacking appreciation of culture)  :: barbar {m}, šosák {m}
philologist {n} (person who engages in philology)  :: filolog {m}
philology {n} (historical linguistics)  :: filologie {f}
philosopher {n} (person devoted to studying philosophy)  :: filozof {m}, mudrc {m}
philosopher's stone {n} (philosopher's stone)  :: kámen mudrců {m}
philosophical {adj} (of or pertaining to philosophy)  :: filozofický {m}
philosophical {adj} (rational, analytic)  :: rozumový {m}
philosophize {v} (to philosophically ponder or reason)  :: filozofovat
philosophy {n} (academic discipline)  :: filozofie {f}, filosofie {f}
philosophy {n} (comprehensive system of belief)  :: filozofie {f}
Phineas {prop} (biblical character) SEE: Phinehas  ::
phlegm {n} (mucus secreted in the bronchial passages)  :: hlen {m}, sopel {m}
phlegmatic {adj} (not easily excited to action)  :: flegmatický
phloem {n} (vascular tissue)  :: lýko {n}
phlogiston {n} (hypothetical fiery principle)  :: flogiston {m}
phobia {n} (irrational or obsessive fear or anxiety)  :: fobie {f}
Phoenicia {prop} (land of the Phoenicians)  :: Fénicie {f}
Phoenician {adj} (of, from, or related to the country or civilisation of Phoenicia)  :: fénický
Phoenician {n} (inhabitant of Phoenicia)  :: Féničan {m}
Phoenician {prop} (Semitic language spoken by the inhabitants of Phoenicia)  :: féničtina {f}
Phoenix {prop} (constellation)  :: Fénix {m}, souhvězdí Fénixe {n}
Phoenix {prop} (mythical firebird)  :: Fénix {m}
phone {n} (A device for transmitting conversations (telephone))  :: telefon {m}
phone {n} (speech segment)  :: hláska {f}
phone {v} (to call (someone) on the telephone)  :: telefonovat, volat
phone book {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
phonebook {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory  ::
phone booth {n} (telephone booth) SEE: telephone booth  ::
phone call {n} (telephone call) SEE: telephone call  ::
phoneme {n} (indivisible unit of sound)  :: foném {m}
phone number {n} (telephone number) SEE: telephone number  ::
phone sex {n} (An erotic or sexual telephone conversation between two or more people)  :: sex po telefonu
phonetic {adj} (relating to sounds of spoken language)  :: fonetický
phonetic alphabet {n} (writing system)  :: fonetická abeceda {f}
phonetics {n} (study of speech sounds and their representation by written symbols)  :: fonetika {f}
phonological {adj} (of or relating to phonology)  :: fonologický
phonology {n} (subfield of linguistics concerned with the way sounds function in languages)  :: fonologie {f}
phosphate {n} (any salt or ester of phosphoric acid)  :: fosforečnan {m}, fosfát {m}
phospholipid {n} (lipid consisting of a diglyceride combined with a phosphate group)  :: fosfolipid {m}
phosphorescent {adj} (emitting light for a period of time after the source of excitation is taken away)  :: fosforeskující
phosphoric acid {n} (the colourless liquid; H3PO4)  :: kyselina fosforečná {f}
phosphorus {n} (element)  :: fosfor {m}
phosphorylation {n} (the process of transferring a phosphate group from a donor to an acceptor)  :: fosforylace
photo {n} (photograph)  :: fotka {f}
photocopier {n} (machine which reproduces documents by photographing the original over a glass plate and printing duplicates)  :: kopírka {f}
photocopy {n} (copy made using a photocopier)  :: kopie
photocopy {v} (to make a copy using a photocopier)  :: kopírovat
photogenic {adj} (looking good when photographed)  :: fotogenický
photogenic {adj} (producing or emitting light)  :: světélkující
photograph {n} (picture)  :: fotografie {f}
photograph {v} (to take a photograph)  :: fotografovat, vyfotografovat
photographer {n} (one who takes photographs)  :: fotograf
photographic {adj} (of or pertaining to photographs)  :: fotografický {m}
photographic {adj} (of or pertaining to photography)  :: fotografický {m}
photography {n} (art and technology of producing images on photosensitive surfaces)  :: fotografie
photography {n} (occupation of taking (and often printing) photographs)  :: fotografování {n}
photon {n} (quantum of light)  :: foton {m}
photophobia {n} (excessive sensitivity to light)  :: fotofobie
photosynthesis {n} (biological process)  :: fotosyntéza {f}
phototherapy {n} (medical therapy using light)  :: fototerapie {f}
phrasal verb {n} (idiomatic phrase)  :: frázové sloveso {n}
phrase {n} (grammar: group of two or more words that express an idea but do not form a complete sentence)  :: slovní spojení {n}, sousloví {n}
phrase {n} (short written or spoken expression)  :: fráze {f}
phrase book {n} (book of everyday expressions and vocabulary)  :: konverzační příručka {f}
phrasebook {n} (book used to learn foreign language) SEE: phrase book  ::
phraseology {n} (group of specialized words and expressions)  :: výrazové prostředky {m-p}
phraseology {n} (phrasebook) SEE: phrase book  ::
phraseology {n} (study of set or fixed expressions)  :: frazeologie {f}
phraseology {n} (the style in which words and phrases are used in writing or speech)  :: dikce {f}, výrazivo {n}
phthiriasis {n} (pediculosis) SEE: pediculosis  ::
phylogeny {n} (evolutionary history of an organism)  :: fylogeneze {f}
phylum {n} ((biology, taxonomy) A rank in the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class)  :: kmen {m}
physical {adj} (having to do with physics)  :: fyzikální
physical {adj} (having to do with the body)  :: tělesný {m}
physical attractiveness {n} (state or degree)  :: tělesná přitažlivost {f}
physical culture {n} (bodybuilding) SEE: bodybuilding  ::
physical education {n} (curriculum component)  :: tělesná výchova {f}, tělocvik {m}
physical examination {n} (type of examination of the patient's body)  :: fyzikální vyšetření {n}
physical law {n} (physical law)  :: přírodní zákon {m}
physical map {n} (topographical map) SEE: topographical map  ::
physical quantity {n} (physical property)  :: fyzikální veličina {f}
physical therapy {n} (therapy of exercises and activities to treat injury or dysfunction) SEE: physiotherapy  ::
physician {n} (medical doctor)  :: lékař {m}, doktor {m}
physicist {n} (person whose occupation specializes in the science of physics)  :: fyzik {m}
physics {n} (branch of science)  :: fyzika {f}
physiognomy {n} (art or pseudoscience of deducing the character or personality from the bodily appearance)  :: fyziognomie {f}
physiologic {adj} (of or pertaining to physiology) SEE: physiological  ::
physiological {adj} (of, or relating to physiology)  :: fyziologický {m}
physiologist {n} (person)  :: fyziolog {m}
physiology {n} (branch of biology)  :: fyziologie {f}
physiotherapeutic {adj} (of or relating to physiotherapy)  :: fyzioterapeutický
physiotherapist {n} (therapist who treats physical injury or dysfunction, usually with exercise)  :: fyzioterapeut {m}
physiotherapy {n} (therapy that uses physical techniques such as massage and exercise)  :: fyzioterapie {f}
phytogeography {n} (geobotany) SEE: geobotany  ::
phytohormone {n} (plant hormone)  :: fytohormon
pi {n} (irrational mathematical constant)  ::
pianist {n} (piano player)  :: klavírista, pianista {m}
piano {n} (a keyboard musical instrument)  :: klavír {m}, piáno {n}, břinkotruhla {f}
pianoforte {n} (longer name for piano)  :: břinkotruhla {f}, klapkobřinkostroj {m}
pianola {n} (music) SEE: player piano  ::
picador {n} (a lancer mounted on horseback who assists a matador)  :: pikador {m}
piccolo {n} (musical instrument)  :: pikola {f}
Pichilemu {prop} (Pichilemu)  :: Pichilemu
pick {n} (music: plectrum)  :: trsátko {n}
pick {n} (pickaxe)  :: krumpáč {m}
pickaxe {n} (heavy iron tool)  :: krumpáč {m}
pickle {n} (cucumber preserved in brine or vinegar syrup)  :: okurka nakládačka {f}, kyselá okurka {f}
picklock {n} (device designed to pick locks)  :: paklíč {m}
pick one's nose {v} (to engage in nose-picking)  :: dloubat se v nose
pickpocket {n} (one who steals from the pocket of a passerby)  :: kapsář {m}
pick up {n} (pickup) SEE: pickup  ::
pico- {prefix} (In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10−12)  :: piko-
picoliter {n} (picolitre) SEE: picolitre  ::
picture {n} (informal: cinema)  :: kino {n}
picture {n} (painting) SEE: painting  ::
picture {n} (photograph)  :: fotografie {f}, snímek {m}, (informal) fotka {f}
picture {n} (representation of visible reality produced by drawing, etc)  :: obraz {m}
picture {v} (to imagine or envision)  :: představovat si
picture card {n} (trade card) SEE: trade card  ::
picturesque {adj} (resembling a picture or painting)  :: malebný, pitoreskní
pie {n} (pizza) SEE: pizza  ::
pie {n} (type of pastry)  :: koláč {m}
piece {n} (hairpiece) SEE: hairpiece  ::
piece {n} (object played in a board game)  :: figura {f}, kámen {m}
piece {n} (part of a larger whole)  :: kus {m}
piece of cake {n} (simple or easy job)  :: hračka {f}
piece of clothing {n} (garment) SEE: garment  ::
pie chart {n} (graph)  :: koláčový graf {m}
pietism {n} (movement in the Lutheran church)  :: pietismus {m}
piety {n} (reverence and devotion to God)  :: zbožnost {f}
piezoelectricity {n} (capacity of crystal to generate electricity)  :: piezoelektřina {f}
pig {n} (derogatory slang for police officer)  :: fízl {m}
pig {n} (dirty or slovenly person)  :: prase {n}, čuně {n}
pig {n} (mammal of genus Sus)  :: prase {n}, vepř {m}, svině {f}
pig {n} (nasty or disgusting person)  :: prase {n}
pig {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet  ::
pig {n} (pork) SEE: pork  ::
pigeon {n} (bird of the pigeon and dove family Columbidae)  :: holub {m}
piggy bank {n} (a small container to store small saved coins in)  :: prasátko {n}
pig in a poke {n} (something whose true value is concealed or unknown)  :: zajíc v pytli {m} [rabbit in a bag]
piglet {n} (young pig)  :: sele {n}
pigling {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet  ::
pigpen {n} (pigsty) SEE: pigsty  ::
pigsty {n} (dirty or very untidy place)  :: chlívek {m}
pigsty {n} (shelter where pigs are kept)  :: chlívek {m}, vepřín {m}
Piirissaar {prop} (island)  :: Piirissaar
pike {n} (any fish of the genus Esox)  :: štika {f}
pike {n} (turnpike) SEE: turnpike  ::
pike {n} (weapon)  :: píka {f}
pike-perch {n} (zander) SEE: zander  ::
Pilate {prop} (Pontius Pilate)  :: Pilát {m}
pile {n} (funeral pile) SEE: pyre  ::
pile {n} (heap)  :: hromada {f}
pile {n} (hemorrhoid) SEE: hemorrhoid  ::
pile {n} (nap of a cloth) SEE: nap  ::
pile {n} (obsolete: reverse of a coin) SEE: tails  ::
pile {n} (wrought iron to be worked over into bars or other shapes) SEE: fagot  ::
piles {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids  ::
piles {n} (plural of pile) SEE: pile  ::
pilfer {v} (to steal in small quantities)  :: ukrádat
pilgarlic {n} (bald-headed person) SEE: egghead  ::
pilgrim {n} (traveler, especially to religious sites)  :: poutník
pilgrimage {n} (religious journey, or one to a sacred place)  :: pouť {f}
pill {n} (small object for swallowing)  :: pilulka {f}, tableta {f}
pillage {n} (the act of pillaging)  :: plenění {n}, drancování {n}
pillage {v} (loot or plunder by force)  :: drancovat, plenit
pillager {n} (one who plunders)  :: plenitel {m}
pillar {n} (large post, often used as supporting architecture)  :: pilíř {m}
pillory {n} (a framework on a post used as a means of punishment and humiliation)  :: pranýř {m}
pillow {n} (soft cushion used to support the head in bed)  :: polštář {m}
pillowcase {n} (cover for pillows) SEE: pillow case  ::
pillowslip {n} (pillow case) SEE: pillow case  ::
pilot {n} (controller of aircraft)  :: pilot {m}
pilot whale {n} (either of two species of whale)  :: kulohlavec {m}
Pilsen {prop} (city in the Czech Republic)  :: Plzeň {f}
pimp {n} (prostitution solicitor)  :: pasák {m}
pimple {n} (inflamed spot on the surface of the skin)  :: uher {m}
pin {n} (jewellery attached with a pin) SEE: brooch  ::
pin {n} (slender object specially designed for use in bowling)  :: kuželka {f}
pin {n} (small device; small needle with no eye)  :: špendlík {m}
PIN {acronym} (personal identification number)  :: PIN {m}
pincers {n} (front claws)  :: klepeta {n-p}
pincers {n} (gripping tool)  :: kleště {f-p}
pinch {n} (small amount of powder)  :: špetka {f}
pinch {v} (to squeeze a small amount of skin)  :: štípnout
pinch {v} (to steal)  :: štípnout
pine {n} (pinewood)  :: borovice {f}
pine {n} (tree of the genus Pinus)  :: borovice {f}, sosna {f}
pine {v} (to long for sufferingly)  :: tesknit
pineal gland {n} (a small endocrine gland)  :: šišinka {f}, epifýza {f}
pineapple {n} (fruit)  :: ananas {m}
pineapple {n} (plant)  :: ananasovník {m}
pinecone {n} (pine cone) SEE: pine cone  ::
pine nut {n} (edible seeds of evergreen pine)  :: piniový ořech
pinery {n} (pinewood) SEE: pinewood  ::
pine tree {n} (pine) SEE: pine  ::
pingo {n} (an ice-cored mound)  :: pingo
ping pong {n} (table tennis) SEE: table tennis  ::
pink {adj} (colored/coloured between red and white)  :: růžový
pink {n} (flower)  :: karafiát
pink {n} (pale red colour)  :: růžový
pink dollar {n} (business generated by homosexuals) SEE: pink pound  ::
pinkie {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger  ::
pinkie {n} (little toe)  :: malík {m}, malíček {m}
pinky {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger  ::
pinna {n} (outer ear)  :: boltec {m}
pinnacle {n} ( highest point)  :: vrchol
pinniped {n} (marine mammal)  :: ploutvonožec {m}
PIN number {n} (PIN) SEE: PIN  ::
pin oak {n} (tree)  :: dub bahenní {m}
pinpoint {v} (locate precisely)  :: vymezit
pint {n} (unit of volume for liquids)  :: pinta {f}
pinta {n} (pint) SEE: pint  ::
pinto bean {n} (variety of common bean)  :: pinto fazole
pinwheel {n} (fake flower for children)  :: větrník {m}
piñon {n} (pine nut) SEE: pine nut  ::
piñon {n} (piñon pine) SEE: piñon pine  ::
pion {n} (particle)  :: pion {m}
pioneer {n} (member of a child organization in the soviet bloc)  :: pionýr {m}
pioneer {n} (one who goes before)  :: průkopník {m}
pious {adj} (of or pertaining to piety)  :: zbožný
pipe {n} (computing character)  :: svislítko {n}, [slang] pipa {f} /paɪpa/
pipe {n} (computing: means of interprocess communication)  :: roura {f}
pipe {n} (computing slang)  :: svislítko {n}
pipe {n} (hollow tube)  :: trubka {f}, roura {f}
pipe {n} (musical instrument)  :: píšťala {f}
pipe {n} (organ pipe)  :: varhanní píšťala {f}
pipe {n} (smoking tool) SEE: tobacco pipe  ::
pipe dream {n} (near impossibility)  :: vzdušné zámky {m-p} [air castles]
piper {n} (baby pigeon) SEE: squab  ::
piper {n} (bagpiper) SEE: bagpiper  ::
pipes of Pan {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
pipette {n} (small glass tube used for transferring liquid)  :: pipeta {f}
pipe wrench {n} (adjustable wrench)  :: hasák {m}
pipit {n} (passerine bird from the genus Anthus)  :: linduška {f}
piracy {n} (robbery at sea)  :: pirátství {n}
piranha {n} (South American fish)  :: piraňa {f}
pirate {n} (one who downloads copyrighted works)  :: pirát {m}
pirate {n} (one who plunders at sea)  :: pirát {m}
pirate {n} (one who reproduces copyrighted works for distribution)  :: pirát {m}
pirozhok {n} (pirozhki) SEE: pirozhki  ::
Pisces {prop} (constellation)  :: Ryby
pismire {n} (ant) SEE: ant  ::
piss {n} (urine)  :: chcanky {f-p}
piss {v} ((vulgar) to urinate)  :: čurat, chcát [vulgar]
pissed off {adj} (annoyed, upset, angry)  :: naštvaný {m}
pisser {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
pisser {n} (toilet (vulgar)) SEE: shitter  ::
piss off {interj} (to annoy)  :: nakrknout {pf}, dožrat {pf}
piss off {interj} (to leave, to go away)  :: vysmahnout {pf}, odprejsknout {pf}, odpálit {pf}
piss oneself {v} (vulgar slang: wet oneself)  :: pochcat se
piss-up {n} (a party with plenty of alcohol)  :: ožíračka {f}, kalba {f}
pistachio {n} (fruit)  :: pistácie {f}
pistachio {n} (tree)  :: pistácie {f}
piste {n} ((fencing) the field of play of a fencing match)  :: planš {f}
piste {n} ((skiing) a downhill trail)  :: sjezdovka {f}
pistil {n} (A discrete unit in the center of a flower which receives the pollen and produces a fruit)  :: pestík {m}
pistol {n} (handgun)  :: pistole {f}
pistol {n} (jokester) SEE: jokester  ::
piston {n} (solid disk or cylinder that fits inside a hollow cylinder)  :: píst {m}
pit {n} (area at a motor racetrack used for refueling and repairing the vehicles during a race)  :: box {m}, depo {n}
pit {n} (hole in the ground)  :: jáma {f}
pit {n} (mine) SEE: mine  ::
pit {n} (the stone of a drupaceous fruit)  :: pecka {f}
pit {n} (trading pit) SEE: trading pit  ::
pita {n} (bread pouch used for making sandwiches)  :: pita chléb {m}
pitch {n} (dark, extremely viscous material made by distilling tar)  :: smola {f}
pitch {n} (distance between evenly spaced objects)  :: rozteč {f}
pitch {n} (sticky, gummy substance secreted by trees)  :: smůla {f}
pitch {n} (the act of pitching a baseball)  :: nadhoz
pitch {n} (the field on which cricket, soccer, rugby or field hockey is played)  :: hřistě
pitchfork {n} (farm tool with tines)  :: vidle {f-p}
pituitary gland {n} (endocrine gland)  :: podvěsek mozkový {m}, hypofýza {f}
pity {interj} (what a pity) SEE: what a pity  ::
pity {n} (feeling of sympathy)  :: soucit {m}
pity {n} (something regrettable)  :: škoda {f}
pixel {n} (one of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory)  :: pixel {m}
pixellated {adj} (pixelated) SEE: pixelated  ::
pizza {n} (baked Italian dish)  :: pizza {f}
pizzeria {n} (outlet that primarily sells pizza)  :: pizzerie {f}
place {n} (location, position)  :: místo {n}
place {n} (numeric: the column counting a certain quantity)  :: místo {n}
place {n} (somewhere to sit)  :: místo {n}
place {v} (to earn a given spot in a competition)  :: umístit se
place {v} (to put in a specific location)  :: umístit
place {v} (to recruit or match an appropriate person for a job)  :: umístit
place {v} (to remember where and when something or someone was previously encountered)  :: zařadit
place mat {n} (protective table mat)  :: prostírání {n}
placenta {n} (anatomy: placenta)  :: placenta {f}
place of decimals {n} (position of digit to the right of the decimal point) SEE: decimal place  ::
plagiarism {n} (act of plagiarizing or something plagiarized)  :: plagiát {m} [work resulting from plagiarism]
plagiarism {n} (copying of someone's ideas)  :: plagiátorství {n}
plagiarist {n} (one who plagiarizes)  :: plagiátor {m}
plague {n} (specific disease "the Plague")  :: mor {m}
plain {adj} (ordinary; lacking adornment or ornamentation)  :: prostý, obyčejný
plain {n} (an expanse of land with relatively low relief)  :: planina {f}, pláň {f}
plain text {n} (unencrypted text) SEE: cleartext  ::
plaintiff {n} (party bringing a suit in civil law against a defendant)  :: žalobce {m}
plait {n} (braid)  :: cop {m}, pletenec {m}
plait {v} (to double in narrow folds) SEE: pleat  ::
plait {v} (to interweave)  :: plést {impf}
plan {n} (2-dimensional drawing from above)  :: půdorys {m}
plan {n} (set of intended actions)  :: plán {m}
plan {n} (technical drawing)  :: plán {m}
plan {v} (to create a plan for)  :: plánovat
plan {v} (to intend)  :: plánovat
Planck's constant {n} (constant)  :: Planckova konstanta {f}
plane {adj} (of a surface: flat or level.)  :: plochý, rovinný
plane {n} (airplane)  :: letadlo {n}, letoun {m}
plane {n} (a tool)  :: hoblík {m}
plane {n} (deciduous tree)  :: platan {m}
plane {n} (level of existence)  :: rovina {f}
plane {n} (math: flat surface extending infinitely in all directions)  :: rovina {f}, plocha {f}
plane {v} (to glide)  :: plachtit
plane {v} (to smooth with a plane)  :: hoblovat
plane angle {n} (angle formed by two intersecting straight lines)  :: rovinný úhel {m}
planet {n} (each of the seven major bodies which move relative to the fixed stars in the night sky)  :: planeta {f}
planet {n} (rocky or gaseous spherical bodies orbiting the Sun)  :: planeta {f}
planet {n} (similar body in orbit around a star)  :: planeta {f}
planetarium {n} (museum which displays images of space)  :: planetárium
planetary nebula {n} (nebulosity)  :: planetární mlhovina {f}
planetree {n} (plane) SEE: id=deciduous tree  ::
planetree {n} (sycamore) SEE: sycamore  ::
plankton {n} (generic term for all the organisms that float in the sea)  :: plankton {m}
planned {adj} (existing or designed according to a plan)  :: plánovaný {m}
planned obsolescence {n} (policy of deliberately planning or designing a product with a limited useful life)  :: plánované zastarávání
planner {n} (person)  :: plánovač {m}
planner {n} (planning notebook or software)  :: diář {m}
planning {n} (action of the verb to plan)  :: plánování {n}
plant {n} (factory) SEE: factory  ::
plant {n} (organism capable of photosynthesis)  :: rostlina {f}
plantain {n} (small plant)  :: jitrocel {m}
plantation {n} (large farm)  :: plantáž {f}
plaque {n} (accumulation of bacteria on teeth)  :: plak {m}
plash {v} (to splash)  :: šplouchat
plasma {n} (component of blood)  :: plazma {f}
plasma {n} (high energy state of matter)  :: plazma {f}
plasma membrane {n} (cell membrane) SEE: cell membrane  ::
plasmid {n} (loop of double-stranded DNA that is separate from the chromosomes)  :: plazmid {n}
plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid and sticking plaster  ::
plaster {n} (mixture for coating)  :: sádra {f}
plaster {n} (plaster of Paris) SEE: plaster of Paris  ::
plaster cast {n} (copy)  :: sádrový odlitek {m}
plastic {adj} (Constructed of plastic)  :: plastový
plastic {adj} (Of or pertaining to the inelastic, non-brittle, deformation of a material)  :: tvárný {m}
plastic {n} (any similar synthetic material)  :: umělá hmota {f}, plast {m}
plastic {n} (a stiff but usually slightly flexible synthetic material)  :: umělá hmota {f}, plast {m}
plasticine {n} (modeling clay)  :: plastelína {f}
plasticity {n} (quality of being plastic)  :: tvárnost {f}
plastic surgery {n} (cosmetic surgery)  :: plastická chirurgie {f}
plate {n} (a course at a meal)  :: chod {m}
plate {n} (a flat metallic object)  :: štítek {m}
plate {n} ((baseball) home plate) SEE: home plate  ::
plate {n} (dish from which food is served or eaten)  :: talíř {m}
plate {n} ((geology) tectonic plate) SEE: tectonic plate  ::
plate {n} ((printing) engraved surface used to transfer an image to paper)  :: štoček {m}
plate {v} (put meal on a plate)  :: naložit
plate {v} (to cover the surface material of an object with a thin coat of another material)  :: pokrýt
plateau {n} (level expansion)  :: náhorní plošina {f}
platelet {n} (particle found in the blood of mammals)  :: krevní destička {f}
platform {n} ((computing) A particular type of operating system or environment)  :: platforma {f}
platform {n} ((travel) A raised structure for passengers)  :: nástupiště {n}, perón {m}
platinum {adj} (musical recording)  :: platinový
platinum {n} (metal)  :: platina {f}
platitude {n} (often-quoted saying)  :: klišé {n}
platitude {n} (triteness)  :: banalita {f}
Plato {prop} (Greek philosopher)  :: Platón {m}
platometer {n} (planimeter) SEE: planimeter  ::
platonic {adj} (not sexual in nature)  :: platonický {m}
Platonic {adj} (related to Plato)  :: platónský
platoon {n} (unit of 30-40 soldiers)  :: četa {f}
platter {n} (a tray for serving food)  :: tác {m}
platypus {n} (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)  :: ptakopysk {m}
platypussary {n} (platypusary) SEE: platypusary  ::
plausible {adj} (likely, acceptable)  :: přijatelný {m}
play {n} (playful activity)  :: hra {f}
play {n} (theatrical performance)  :: hra {f}
play {v} (act in a manner such that one has fun)  :: hrát si
play {v} (act in a performance)  :: hrát
play {v} (participate in (a sport or game))  :: hrát
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (intransitive sense, not affecting a noun))  :: hrát
play {v} (use a device to hear (a recording))  :: hrát
playboy {n} (unemployed man who devotes himself to pleasure)  :: playboy {m}, svěťák {m}, flamendr {m}
player {n} (dramatic actor)  :: herec {m}
player {n} (electronic device)  :: přehrávač {m}
player {n} (software application)  :: přehrávač {m}
player {n} (who plays any game)  :: hráč {m}
player {n} (who plays on a musical instrument)  :: hráč {m}
playful {adj} (liking or prone to play)  :: hravý
playfulness {n} (quality of being playful)  :: hravost {f}
playground {n} (small area for children)  :: hřiště {n}
play house {n} (toy house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house  ::
play house {n} (toy house for dolls) SEE: doll's house  ::
playhouse {n} (toy house for children to play in) SEE: Wendy house  ::
playhouse {n} (venue for performing plays) SEE: theater  ::
playing card {n} (one of usually 52 rectangular pieces of card)  :: hrací karta {f}
playing field {n} (field on which a game is played)  :: hřiště {n}
playlist {n} (computing)  :: seznam stop {m}, playlist {m}
plaything {n} (something intended for playing with)  :: hračka {f}
playwright {n} (writer of plays for the theatre)  :: dramatik {m}
playwriter {n} (playwright) SEE: playwright  ::
plaza {n} (a towns' public square)  :: náměstí {n}
pleasant {adj} (giving pleasure; pleasing in manner)  :: příjemný {m}
please {adv} (interjection to make a polite request)  :: prosím
please {v} (to make happy or satisfy)  :: potěšit, udělat radost, uspokojit, vyhovět, pokládat za vhodné
pleased to meet you {phrase} (polite formula used when the speaker is introduced to somebody)  :: těší mě
please repeat after me {phrase} (phrase)  :: opakujte po mně, prosím
please say that again {phrase} (please say that again)  :: mohl byste to prosím zopakovat?
please sit down {phrase} (please sit down)  :: posaďte se, prosím
please speak more slowly {phrase} (please speak more slowly)  :: prosím mluvte pomaleji
please turn right {phrase} (please turn right)  :: zabočte prosím doprava
pleasure {n} (a state of being pleased)  :: potěšení {m}
pleasure {n} (one's preference)  :: uspokojit
pleat {n} (plait) SEE: plait  ::
plebiscite {n} (A referendum, especially one that concerns changes in sovereignty)  :: plebiscit {m}
plectrum {n} ((music) small piece of plastic, metal, ivory, etc for plucking the strings)  :: trsátko {n}
pledge {v} (to deposit something as a security; to pawn)  :: zastavit
Pleiades {prop} (astronomy)  :: Plejády
Pleiades {prop} (Greek mythology)  :: Plejády
Pleistocene {prop} ((geology) the Pleistocene epoch)  :: pleistocén {m}
plenary {adj} (fully attended)  :: valný, plenární
plenipotentiary {n} (person invested with supreme authority)  :: zplnomocněnec {m}
plenty {adj} (plentiful) SEE: plentiful  ::
plenty {n} (a more than adequate amount)  :: množství, dost
pleonasm {n} (redundancy in wording)  :: pleonasmus {m}
plethora {n} (excess, abundance)  :: spousta, přehršel
pleura {n} (serous membrane that covers the lungs and thorax)  :: pohrudnice {f}
plexus {n} (network or interwoven mass)  :: pleteň {f}
pliers {n} (gripping tool which multiplies the strength of the user's hand)  :: kleště
Pliny {prop} (Roman praenomen)  :: Plinius
Pliocene {prop} (geology, the Pliocene epoch)  :: pliocén {m}
PLO {prop} (Palestine Liberation Organization)  :: OOP
plosive {n} (consonant)  :: exploziva {f}, okluziva {f}
plot {n} (area of land used for building on or planting on)  :: parcela {f}
plot {n} (course of a story)  :: obsah {m}, děj {m}
plot {n} (graph or diagram)  :: nákres {m}, výkres {m}
plot {n} (secret plan to achieve an end)  :: plán {m}, spiknutí {n}, komplot {m}
plough {n} (device pulled through the ground in order to break it upon into furrows for planting)  :: pluh {m}
plough {v} (to use a plough on to prepare for planting)  :: orat
Plough {prop} (Big Dipper) SEE: Big Dipper  ::
ploughing {n} (breaking of the ground into furrows)  :: orání {n}
plow {n} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
plow {v} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
plowshare {n} (The cutting edge of a plow, typically a metal blade.)  :: radlice {f}
pluck {v} (to remove feathers from a bird)  :: škubat
plug {n} (electric connecting device)  :: zástrčka {f}
plug-in {n} (computer program addon)  :: zásuvný modul {m}
plum {n} (raisin) SEE: raisin  ::
plum {n} (the fruit)  :: švestka {f}, slíva {f}
plum {n} (the tree)  :: švestka {f}, slíva {f}
plumage {n} (feathers)  :: peří {n}
plumber's helper {n} (plunger) SEE: plunger  ::
plumbery {n} (business of a plumber) SEE: plumbing  ::
plumb line {n} (cord with a weight attached)  :: olovnice {f}
plumed thistle {n} (spear thistle) SEE: spear thistle  ::
plummet {n} (lead on a line)  :: olovnice {f}
plum tree {n} (tree that bears plums) SEE: plum  ::
plunder {n} (loot attained by plundering)  :: lup {m}, kořist {f}
plunder {v} (to take all the goods of, by force (as in war) (transitive))  :: vyplenit
plunder {v} (to take by force or wrongfully)  :: loupit
plunderer {n} (one who plunders)  :: plenitel {m}
plunger {n} (device for removing blockages by suction)  :: zvon {m}
plural {n} (word in plural form)  :: množné číslo {n}
plurale tantum {n} (a noun without a singular form)  :: podstatné jméno {n} pomnožné
plus {conj} (arithmetic: sum)  :: plus
plus {n} (plus sign) SEE: plus sign  ::
plush {n} (A textile fabric)  :: plyš {m}
Pluto {prop} (god)  :: Pluto
Pluto {prop} (Kuiper belt object - a dwarf planet)  :: Pluto
plutocracy {n} (government by the wealthy)  :: plutokracie {f}
plutocrat {n} (someone who rules by virtue of his or her wealth)  :: plutokrat {m}
plutocratic {adj} (of, relating to, or being a plutocracy)  :: plutokratický
plutonium {n} (chemical element)  :: plutonium {n}
plywood {n} (construction material)  :: překližka {f}
pneumoconiosis {n} (disease of the lungs)  :: pneumokonióza {f}
pneumology {n} (the study of the respiratory system and organs)  :: pneumologie {f}
pneumonia {n} (inflammation of the lungs)  :: zápal plic {m}, pneumonie {m}
Po {prop} (longest river in Italy)  :: Pád {m}
poach {v} (to take game or fish illegally)  :: pytlačit
poacher {n} (a person who trespasses in order to take game illegally)  :: pytlák {m}
poaching {n} (trespassing in search of game)  :: pytláctví {n}
PO box {n} (box hired as a collection point for mail) SEE: post-office box  ::
pocket {adj} (of a size suitable for putting into a pocket)  :: kapesní
pocket {n} (bag stitched to an item of clothing)  :: kapsa {f}
pocket flask {n} (pocket-size container for alcoholic beverages) SEE: hip flask  ::
pocketknife {n} (small knife whose blades or tools can fold in its handle)  :: kapesní nůž {m}
pocket money {n} (money given to a child)  :: kapesné {n}
pocket watch {n} (watch)  :: kapesní hodinky {f-p}
pod {n} (seed case)  :: lusk {m}
Podgorica {prop} (capital city of Montenegro)  :: Podgorica {f}
podium {n} (platform)  :: pódium {n}
poem {n} (literary piece written in verse)  :: báseň {f}
poem {n} (piece of poetic writing)  :: báseň {f}
poem {n} (piece of writing in the tradition of poetry)  :: báseň {f}
poet {n} (person who writes poems)  :: básník {m}, básnířka {f}, poeta {m}, poetka {f}
poetess {n} (female poet)  :: básnířka {f}, poetka {f}
poetry {n} (class of literature)  :: poezie {f}
point {n} (arithmetic: decimal point (note: many languages use a comma (',') rather than a dot as a decimal point, and hence the translations into these languages reflect this.))  :: čárka
point {n} (geometry: zero-dimensional object)  :: bod {m}
point {n} (location or place)  :: místo {n}
point {n} (particular moment in an event or occurrence)  :: okamžik {m}
point {n} (peninsula)  :: výběžek {m}
point {n} (sharp tip)  :: špička {f}
point {n} (unit of scoring in a game or competition)  :: bod {m}
point {v} (direct)  :: nasměrovat
point {v} (to extend finger)  :: ukázat
pointer {n} (advice) SEE: advice  ::
pointer {n} (computer programming: variable that stores the address of another variable)  :: ukazatel {m}
pointer {n} (computing: icon indicating mouse position) SEE: mouse pointer  ::
point mass {n} (theoretical point with mass assigned to it)  :: hmotný bod {m}
point of view {n} (A position from which something is seen; outlook; standpoint)  :: hledisko {n}
point out {v} (identify with a bodily gesture)  :: ukázat
point out {v} (tell, remind, indicate to someone)  :: upozornit
points {n} (moveable rails used to switch a train from one track to another)  :: výhybka {f}
pointy {adj} (pointed in shape)  :: špičatý, zašpičatělý
poison {n} (liquor)  :: jed {m}
poison {n} (something that harms)  :: jed {m}
poison {n} (substance harmful to a living organism)  :: jed {m}
poison {v} (make worse)  :: otrávit
poison {v} (pollute)  :: otrávit
poison {v} (to use poison to kill or paralyse)  :: otrávit {pf}
poison hemlock {n} (poisonous plant) SEE: hemlock  ::
poisoning {n} (state of being poisoned)  :: otrava {f}
poisonous {adj} (containing sufficient poison to be dangerous)  :: jedovatý {m}
Poisson distribution {n} (probability distribution)  :: Poissonovo rozdělení {n}
POJ {n} (a Latin alphabet-based orthography for Min Nan) SEE: Pe̍h-ōe-jī  ::
poke {n} (ice cream cone) SEE: ice cream cone  ::
poke {n} (pokeweed) SEE: pokeweed  ::
poke {v} (rummage) SEE: rummage  ::
poke {v} (to poke a fire to remove ash or promote burning)  :: prohrábnout
poke fun {v} (to subject to laughter)  :: vysmát se {pf}, vysmívat se {impf}, vystavit výsměchu {pf}
poker {n} (card game)  :: poker {m}
poker {n} (metal rod for poking)  :: pohrabáč {m}, přikládač {m}
Polabian {prop} (West Slavic language)  :: polabština {f}, drevjanština {f}
Poland {prop} (European country)  :: Polsko {n}
polar {adj} (of a certain coordinate system)  :: polární
polar {adj} (relating to a geographic pole)  :: polární
polar bear {n} (Ursus maritimus)  :: medvěd lední, polární medvěd {m}
polar circle {n} (any of the two parallels of the Earth)  :: polární kruh {m}
polar fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox  ::
Polaris {prop} (star)  :: Polárka {f}, Severka {f}
polarisability {n} (polarizability) SEE: polarizability  ::
polarization {n} (production of polarized light)  :: polarizace {f}
polarize {v} (to cause to have a polarization)  :: polarizovat
polder {n} (area of ground reclaimed from a sea or lake by means of dikes)  :: polder {m}
pole {n} (extreme of an axis)  :: pól {m}
pole {n} (long and slender object)  :: kůl {m}, tyč {f}
Pole {n} (person from Poland)  :: Polák {m}, Polka {f}
polecat {n} (Mustela putorius)  :: tchoř {m}
polecat {n} (skunk) SEE: skunk  ::
polemic {n} (argument or controversy)  :: polemika {f}
Pole Star {prop} (star)  :: Polárka {f}, Severka {f}
police {n} (an organisation that enforces the law)  :: policie {f}
police force {n} (police organization, constabulary)  :: policejní sbor {m}
policeman {n} (a member of a police force)  :: policista {m}
police officer {n} (an officer in a law enforcement agency)  :: policejní strážník {m}, policejní strážnice {f}
police station {n} (building of police force)  :: policejní stanice {f}
policewoman {n} (a female police officer)  :: policistka {f}
policy {n} (contract of insurance)  :: pojistka {f}
policy {n} (number pool) SEE: number pool  ::
policy {n} (principle of conduct)  :: politika {f}
policy {n} (prudent conduct)  :: politika {f}
poliomyelitis {n} (infection by the poliovirus)  :: dětská obrna {f}
polish {n} (substance used to polish)  :: leštidlo {n}
polish {v} (make a surface smooth or shiny)  :: leštit
Polish {adj} (of Poland or its language)  :: polský
Polish {prop} (the language of Poland)  :: polština {f}
Polish notation {n} (notation for arithmetic formulae)  :: polská notace {f}
politburo {n} (the governing Communist council)  :: politbyro {n}
polite {adj} (well-mannered)  :: zdvořilý, slušný
political {adj} (concerning or relating to politics)  :: politický {m}
political asylum {n} (protection, by a sovereign state)  :: azyl {m}
political correctness {n} (being politically correct)  :: politická korektnost {f}
politically correct {adj} (avoiding offense, selectively)  :: politicky korektní
political party {n} (political organization)  :: politická strana {f}
political prisoner {n} (person)  :: politický vězeň {m}
political risk {n} (risk)  :: politické riziko {n}
political science {n} (study of politics)  :: politologie {f}
political scientist {n} (political science expert)  :: politolog {m}, politoložka {f}
politician {n} (one engaged in politics)  :: politik {m}, politička {f}
politics {n} (a methodology and activities associated with running a government)  :: politika {f}
poll {n} (An election or a survey of a particular group)  :: anketa {f}
pollen {n} (fine granular substance produced in flowers)  :: pyl {m}
pollinator {n} (agent)  :: opylovač {m}
polling booth {n} (voting booth) SEE: voting booth  ::
polling station {n} (place where voters go to cast their ballot)  :: volební místnost {f}
pollinosis {n} (hay fever)  :: polinóza {f}
polluter {n} (subject that pollutes)  :: znečišťovatel {m}
pollution {n} (the contamination of the environment by harmful substances)  :: znečištění
polonaise {n} (dance)  :: polonéza
polo-neck {n} ( a high collar covering the neck; a turtleneck)  :: rolák {m}
polo-neck {n} ( a light type of shirt with such a collar)  :: rolák {m}
polonium {n} (chemical element)  :: polonium
poltergeist {n} (a disruptive ghost)  :: poltergeist {m}
poltroon {adj} (cowardly) SEE: cowardly  ::
polyalkene {n} (polyolefin) SEE: polyolefin  ::
polyandry {n} (plurality of husbands at the same time)  :: mnohomužství {n}
polycarbonate {n} (polymer of aromatic carbonates)  :: polykarbonát {m}
polyester {n} (polymer)  :: polyester {m}
polyethene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene  ::
polyethylene {n} (polyethylene)  :: polyetylen {m}, polyetylén {m}, polyethylen {m}
polygamy {n} (polygyny) SEE: polygyny  ::
polygamy {n} (the having of a plurality of socially bonded sexual partners at the same time)  :: polygamie {f}, mnohoženství {f}
polyglot {n} (one who masters, notably speaks, several languages)  :: polyglot {m}
polygon {n} (plane figure bounded by straight edges)  :: mnohoúhelník {m}, polygon
polygonal {adj} (having many angles)  :: mnohoúhelníkový
polygynous {adj} (practicing polygyny)  :: polygynní
polyhedral {adj} ((geometry) having multiple planar faces or facets)  :: mnohostěnný
polyhedron {n} (geometry: solid figure)  :: mnohostěn {m}
polyhedron {n} (polyscope) SEE: polyscope  ::
polymath {n} (Person with extraordinarily broad and comprehensive knowledge)  :: renesanční člověk {m}, polyhistor {m}
polymer {n} (molecule consisting of many identical monomers)  :: polymer {m}
polymeride {n} (polymer) SEE: polymer  ::
polymerization {n} (process in which polymers are formed)  :: polymerizace {f}
polymorphism {n} (ability to assume different forms or shapes)  :: polymorfizmus {m}
polymorphism {n} (biology: coexistence of two or more distinct forms independent of sex)  :: mnohotvarost {f}
polymorphism {n} (computer science: feature of object-oriented programming)  :: polymorfismus {m}, polymorfizmus {m}
polynomial {n} (algebraic expression)  :: polynom {m}
polyp {n} (coelenterate)  :: polyp {m}
polyp {n} (growth)  :: polyp {m}
polypropylene {n} (resin)  :: polypropylen {m}
polyptoton {n} (stylistic scheme)  :: polyptoton {n}
polysemic {adj} (having a number of meanings, interpretations or understandings)  :: polysémický {m}
polysemy {n} (ability to have multiple meanings)  :: polysémie {f}
polysomnography {n} (multiparameter technique)  :: polysomnografie {f}
polysyllabic {adj} (having more than one syllable)  :: mnohoslabičný {m}
polytechnic {n}  :: polytechnika {f}
polytheism {n} (belief in the existence of many gods)  :: polyteismus {m}
polytheistic {adj} (of or relating to polytheism)  :: polyteistický
polythene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene  ::
pomade {n} (greasy substance)  :: pomáda {f}
pomegranate {n} (fruit)  :: granátové jablko {n}
pomelo {n} (fruit)  :: pomelo {n}
pomelo {n} (grapefruit) SEE: grapefruit  ::
Pomerania {prop} (region of Europe on the southern shores of the Baltic Sea)  :: Pomořansko {n}
pom-pom {n} (pompom) SEE: pompom  ::
pompous {adj} (affectedly grand)  :: pompézní
ponce {n} (pimp) SEE: pimp  ::
pond {n} (small lake)  :: rybník {m}
pond {n} (The Atlantic Ocean)  :: Atlantský oceán {m}
ponderous {adj} (dense) SEE: dense  ::
Pondicherry {prop} (Puducherry) SEE: Puducherry  ::
pond-skater {n} (any of various predatory insects) SEE: water strider  ::
pons {n} (Part of brain)  :: most {m}
pontificate {n} (state of a pontifex)  :: pontifikát {m}
pony {n} (small horse)  :: poník {m}
poodle {n} (any of various breeds of dog)  :: pudl {m}
Pooh {prop} (short for Winnie the Pooh)  :: {m}
pool {n} (body of water)  :: tůň {f}
pool {n} (small body of standing or stagnant water; a puddle)  :: kaluž {f}, louže {f}
pool {n} (swimming pool) SEE: swimming pool  ::
poop {n} (excrement) SEE: poo  ::
poop {v} (to break wind) SEE: break wind  ::
poor {adj} (of low quality)  :: nevalný
poor {adj} (to be pitied)  :: nebohý
poor {adj} (with no possessions or money)  :: chudý {m}
poor as a church mouse {adj} (very poor)  :: chudý jako kostelní myš
pop {v} (to ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate  ::
pop {v} (to hit) SEE: hit  ::
popcorn {n} (popcorn)  :: popcorn {m}
pope {n} (head of the Roman Catholic Church)  :: papež {m}
pope {n} (Russian Orthodox priest)  :: pop {m}
Popemobile {n} (any of various vehicles with bulletproof glass sides used to transport the Pope)  :: papamobil
pop gun {n} (a firearm)  :: flinta {f}
pop gun {n} (a toy gun)  :: flinta {f}
popinjay {n} (parrot) SEE: parrot  ::
popinjay {n} (Picus viridis) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
poplar {n} (any of various deciduous trees of the genus Populus)  :: topol {m}
popliteal fossa {n} (shallow depression located at the back of the knee joint) SEE: poplit  ::
Popperian {adj} (of or relating to the philosophy of Karl R. Popper)  :: popperovský
poppy {n} (plant)  :: mák {m}
poppyseed {n} (the seed of the poppy)  :: mák {m}
pop someone's cherry {v} (deflower) SEE: deflower  ::
populace {n} (inhabitants of a nation) SEE: population  ::
popular {adj} (liked by many people)  :: oblíbený {m}, populární {m}
popularity {n} (the quality or state of being popular)  :: oblíbenost {f}
popular opinion {n} (public opinion) SEE: public opinion  ::
population {n} (all people living within a political or geographical boundary)  :: obyvatelstvo {n}, populace {f}
population density {n} (average number of people per area)  :: hustota zalidnění {f}
population mean {n} (mean of all members of a population)  :: populační průměr {m}
populist {n} (politician who advocates policies just because they are popular)  :: populista {m}
pop up {v} (to appear without warning)  :: objevit se, zjevit se
porcelain {n} (anything manufactured from this material)  :: porcelán {m}
porcelain {n} (hard, white, translucent ceramic)  :: porcelán {m}
porcupine {n} (large rodent)  :: dikobraz {m}
pore {n} (a tiny opening in the skin)  :: pór
pork {n} (meat of a pig)  :: vepřové {n}
pork rind {n} (food made from pork skin)  :: vepřové škvarky {m-p}, škvarky {m-p}
porn {n} (pornography) SEE: pornography  ::
pornographer {n} (person involved in creation or dissemination of pornography)  :: pornograf {m}
pornographic {adj} (containing an explicit depiction of sexual activity)  :: pornografický
pornography {n} (depiction of sexual subject matter with prurient intent)  :: pornografie {f}
Poroshenko {prop} (Ukrainian surname)  :: Porošenko {m}, Porošenková {f}
porosity {n} (measure of how porous a material is)  :: pórovitost {f}
porosity {n} (state of being porous)  :: pórovitost {f}
porpoise {n} (cetacean)  :: sviňucha {f}
porridge {n} (breakfast cereal dish, see also: oatmeal)  :: kaše {f}
port {n} (dock or harbour)  :: přístav {m}
port {n} (entryway, portal) SEE: portal  ::
port {n} (fortified wine)  :: portské {n}
port {n} (left-hand side of a vessel) SEE: larboard  ::
port {n} (town or city with a dock or harbour)  :: přístav {m}, přístavní město {n}
portability {n} ([1] quality of being portable)  :: přenosnost {f}
portable {adj} (able to be carried)  :: přenosný {m}
portal {n} (grandiose entrance)  :: portál {m}
portal {n} (website)  :: portál {m}
portcullis {n} (gate in the form of a grating)  :: padací mříž {f}
porter {n} ((Ireland) another name for stout) SEE: stout  ::
portmanteau {n} (case)  :: kontaminace
portmanteau {n} (portmanteau word) SEE: portmanteau word  ::
portrait {n} (painting of a person)  :: portrét {m}, podobizna {f}
Portugal {prop} (country)  :: Portugalsko {n}
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the region of Portugal)  :: portugalský {m}
Portuguese {n} (person native to Portugal)  :: Portugalec {m}, Portugalka {f}
Portuguese {prop} (the language)  :: portugalština {f}
Portuguese oak {n} (Quercus faginea)  :: dub portugalský {m}
port wine {n} (A type of fortified wine traditionally made in Portugal)  :: portské
portyanki {n} (footwrap) SEE: footwrap  ::
Poseidon {prop} (the god of the sea)  :: Poseidón {m}
posh {adj} (associated with the upper classes)  :: nóbl
position {n} (place, location)  :: pozice, umístění
position {n} (stand)  :: stanovisko {n}
position {n} (status or rank)  :: postavení {n}
positive {adj} (characterised by affirmation and constructiveness)  :: pozitivní
positive {adj} (mathematics: greater than zero)  :: kladný {m}
positive {adj} (physics: having more protons than electrons)  :: kladný {m}
positive {n} (adjective or adverb in the positive degree)  :: pozitiv {m}
positively {adv} (in a positive manner)  :: kladně
positivism {n} (philosophical doctrine)  :: pozitivismus {m}, pozitivizmus {m}
positivist {n} (A believer in positivism)  :: pozitivista {m}
positron {n} (positron)  :: pozitron {m}
positron emission tomography {n} (a medical imaging technique)  :: pozitronová emisní tomografie {f}
possess {v} (to have; to have ownership of)  :: vlastnit
possess {v} (to take control of someone's body or mind)  :: posednout
possessive {adj} (grammar: indicating possession)  :: přivlastňovací {m}
possessive {n} (possessive case) SEE: possessive case  ::
possessive case {n} (case used to express direct possession)  :: genitiv {m}
possessive suffix {n} (Suffix indicating possession)  :: posesivní sufix {m}
possibility {n} (quality of being possible)  :: možnost {f}
possible {adj} (able but not certain to happen)  :: možný {m}
possum {n} (opossum) SEE: opossum  ::
possumhaw {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
post {n} (long dowel or plank protruding from the ground)  :: sloup {m}
post- {prefix} (later)  :: po-
postage {n} (charge)  :: poštovné {n}
postage stamp {n} (piece of paper indicating postage has been paid)  :: poštovní známka {f}
postal {adj} (relating to mail)  :: poštovní
postal box {n} (post-office box) SEE: post-office box  ::
postal code {n} (postcode) SEE: postcode  ::
post box {n} (mailbox) SEE: mailbox  ::
postcard {n} (rectangular piece of thick paper to be mailed without an envelope)  :: pohlednice {f}, pohled {m}
postcode {n} (sequence of letters and/or numbers added to a postal address)  :: směrovací číslo {n}, poštovní směrovací číslo {n}, PSČ {n}
poster {n} (advertisement)  :: plakát {m}
poster {n} (picture of celebrity etc., to be posted on a wall)  :: plakát {m}
posterity {n} (all the future generations)  :: potomstvo {n}
postfix notation {n} (reverse Polish notation)  :: postfixová notace {f}
postgraduate {adj} (studies taking place after completing a degree)  :: postgraduální
posthumous {adj} (taking place after one's death)  :: posmrtný {m}
posthumously {adv} (after death)  :: posmrtně
post-it {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
postman {n} (mailman) SEE: mailman  ::
postmodernism {n} (a style of art, literature, etc)  :: postmoderna {f}
postnatal {adj} (of or pertaining to the period immediately after birth)  :: poporodní
post office {n} (place)  :: pošta {f}
postpone {v} (to delay or put off an event)  :: odložit {pf}, odročit {pf}
post-traumatic stress disorder {n} (condition that develops following some stressful situation)  :: posttraumatická stresová porucha {f}
postulate {n} (something assumed without proof as being self-evident or generally accepted)  :: postulát {m}
posture {n} (position of body)  :: postoj {m}
post-war {adj} (pertaining to a period following the end of a war)  :: poválečný
pot {n} (vessel)  :: hrnec {m}
potable {adj} (good for drinking)  :: pitný
potash {n} (pot ash)  :: potaš {f}
potash {n} (potassium carbonate etc)  :: potaš {f}
potassium {n} (the chemical element)  :: draslík
potassium hydroxide {n} (potassium hydroxide)  :: hydroxid draselný {m}
potato {n} (plant tuber eaten as starchy vegetable)  :: brambor {m}, brambora {f}
pot calling the kettle black {phrase}  :: Konvice nazývá kotlík černým (The pot called the kettle black) Hrnec hrnci káže, oba černí jako saze – Čelakovský (Pot preaches to pot, both as black as soot.)
potentate {n} (a powerful leader)  :: potentát {m}
potential {n} (energy of a unit electrical charge)  :: potenciál {m}
pothole {n} (a hole in a road)  :: výmol {m}, výtluk {m}
potluck {n} (communal meal to which guests bring dishes to share) SEE: potlatch  ::
pot marigold {n} (Calendula officinalis)  :: měsíček {m}
Potsdam {prop} (city)  :: Postupim {m}
potter {n} (One who makes pots and ceramic wares)  :: hrnčíř {m}
potter around {v} (to be gently active aimlessly) SEE: putter around  ::
potter's wheel {n} (machine used by a potter)  :: hrnčířský kruh {m}
pottery {n} (practise or craft of making pottery)  :: hrnčířství {n}
potty {adj} (insane) SEE: insane  ::
pouch {n} (pocket in which a marsupial carries its young)  :: vak {m}
pouch {n} (small bag)  :: vak {m}, váček {m}
poultry {n} (bird(s))  :: drůbež {f}
pound {n} (place for the detention of stray animals)  :: útulek {m}
pound {n} (pound-force) SEE: pound-force  ::
pound {n} (unit of currency)  :: libra {f}
pound {n} (unit of mass (16 ounces avoirdupois))  :: libra {f}
pound {n} (US: symbol #) SEE: pound sign  ::
pound {v} (to strike hard repeatedly)  :: bušit
pound sign {n} (symbol #) SEE: hash  ::
pound sterling {n} (currency of the UK)  :: libra šterlinků {f}
pour {v} (to cause to flow in a stream)  :: lít [liquid], sypat [fine-grained substance]
pour cold water on {v} (dismiss an idea) SEE: throw cold water on  ::
pour gasoline on the fire {v} (add fuel to the fire) SEE: add fuel to the fire  ::
pour out {v} (distribute or spread (something), as if it were a liquid)  :: vylévat, vylít, vysypat
poverty {n} (quality or state of being poor)  :: chudoba {f}
powder {n} (fine particles)  :: prach, prášek
powder {n} (gunpowder) SEE: gunpowder  ::
powdered sugar {n} (very finely ground sugar used in icings, etc)  :: práškový cukr
power {n} (cardinality in set theory) SEE: cardinality  ::
power {n} (influence)  :: moc {f}
power {n} (mathematics: product of equal factors)  :: mocnina {f}
power {n} (nation having a strong military and/or economy)  :: mocnost {f}
power {n} (physical force or strength)  :: síla {f}
power {n} (physics: measure of the rate of doing work or transferring energy)  :: výkon {m}
power {n} (physics: rate to magnify an optical image)  :: mohutnost {f}
power broker {n} (person having the ability to influence important decisions, see also: éminence grise)  :: šedá eminence {f}
powerful {adj} (having or capable of exerting power, potency or influence)  :: mocný, účinný
power law {n} (mathematical relationship)  :: mocninný zákon {m}
powerless {adj} (lacking sufficient power or strength)  :: bezmocný {m}
powerlessness {n} (The state or character of being powerless)  :: bezmocnost {f}
power of attorney {n} (document)  :: plná moc {f}
power plant {n} (power station) SEE: power station  ::
power set {n} (set of all subsets of a set)  :: potenční množina {f}
power station {n} (an industrial complex where electricity is produced)  :: elektrárna {f}
power toothbrush {n} (electric toothbrush) SEE: electric toothbrush  ::
pox {n} (syphilis) SEE: syphilis  ::
Poznań {prop} (Poznan) SEE: Poznan  ::
Poznan {prop} (city in Poland)  :: Poznaň {f}
practical {adj} (based on practice or action rather than theory or hypothesis)  :: praktický
practical {adj} (having skills or knowledge that are practical)  :: praktický {m}
practicality {n} (state of being practical or feasible)  :: praktičnost {f}
practice {n} (actual operation or experiment, in contrast to theory)  :: praxe {f}
practice {n} (repetition of an activity to improve skill)  :: cvičení, procvičování, praxe
practice {v} (to repeat an activity as a way of improving one's skill)  :: cvičit
practicum {n} (college course)  :: praxe {f}
practise {v} (practice) SEE: practice  ::
pragmatic {adj} (practical)  :: pragmatický
pragmatics {n} (study of the use of the language in a social context)  :: pragmatika {f}
Prague {prop} (capital of the Czech Republic)  :: Praha {f}
Praguian {adj} (of, from or pertaining to Prague)  :: pražský
Praguian {n} (someone from Prague)  :: Pražan {m}, Pražák {m}
prairie {n} (An extensive area of relatively flat grassland)  :: prérie {f}
prairie dog {n} (burrowing rodent)  :: psoun stepní {m}
praise {n} (commendation; favorable representation in words)  :: chvála {f}
praise {v} (to give praise to)  :: chválit {impf}
praiseworthy {adj} (meriting praise)  :: chvályhodný {m}
pranayama {n} (breathing techniques)  :: pránajáma {f}
prank {n} (practical joke or mischievous trick)  :: kanadský žert {m}, šprým {m}, špás {m}
praseodymium {n} (chemical element)  :: praseodym
prawn {n} (large shrimp)  :: kreveta {f}
pray {v} (to beg humbly for aid)  :: [zast.] pěkně prosit
pray {v} (to petition a higher being)  :: modlit se
pray {v} (to talk to God)  :: modlit se
prayer {n} (practice of communicating with one's God)  :: modlitba {f}
prayer beads {n} (string of beads)  :: růženec {m}
praying mantis {n} (any of various predatory insects of the Mantidae family)  :: kudlanka nábožná, kudlanka {f}
pre- {prefix} (before)  :: před-
preach {v} (Advise or recommend earnestly)  :: kázat
preach {v} (Give a sermon)  :: kázat
preacher {n} (one who preaches)  :: kazatel {m}
preach to the converted {v} (preach to the choir) SEE: preach to the choir  ::
precept {n} (rule or principle governing personal conduct)  :: zásada {f}
precious {adj} (of high value or worth)  :: drahocenný, vzácný, drahý
precious {adv} (intensifier) SEE: very (adverb)  ::
precious metal {n} (metallic element with high economic value)  :: drahý kov {m}
precipitate {n} (chemistry: solid that exits the liquid phase of a solution)  :: sraženina {f}
precipitation {n} (chemistry: chemical reaction forming solid in liquid)  :: srážení {n}
precipitation {n} (weather: water falling from the atmosphere)  :: srážky {f-p}
precise {adj} (exact)  :: přesný {m}
precision {n} (the state of being precise or exact; exactness)  :: přesnost {f}
preclude {v} (rule out)  :: vyloučit
preconception {n} (prejudice) SEE: prejudice  ::
precursor {n} (forerunner, predecessor)  :: předchůdce {m}
predator {n} (any animal or other organism)  :: dravec {m}
predecessor {n} (one who precedes)  :: předchůdce {m}
predestination {n} (religious doctrine)  :: předurčení {n}
predestine {v} (to determine the future of something in advance)  :: předurčit
predestiny {n} (predestination) SEE: predestination  ::
predicate {n} (grammar)  :: přísudek {m}
predicate {n} (logic)  :: predikát {m}
predict {v} (to state, or make something known in advance)  :: předpovídat, předpovědět, předvídat
predictable {adj} (able to be predicted)  :: předvídatelný {m}
prediction {n} (a statement about the future)  :: předpověď {f}
predisposition {n} (the state of being predisposed)  :: predispozice {f}
prednisone {n} (synthetic corticosteroid used to treat a large number of conditions)  :: prednison {m}, prednizon {m}
predominant {adj} (common or widespread; prevalent)  :: převažující
predominantly {adv} (in a predominant manner)  :: převážně
pre-ejaculate {n} (pre-ejaculate)  :: preejakulát, preejakulační tekutina
preface {n} (Beginning or introductory portion coming before the main text of a document or book)  :: předmluva {f}, úvod {m}
prefer {v} (to favor)  :: upřednostňovat, dát přednost, preferovat
preference {n} (card game) SEE: preferans  ::
preferences {n} (plural of "preference") SEE: preference  ::
preferences {n} (user-specified settings of parameters in computer software)  :: nastavení
preferred {adj} (favoured)  :: preferovaný
prefill {v} (to fill in advance)  :: předvyplnit
prefix {n} (letters at the beginning of a word)  :: předpona {f}, prefix {m}
prefix notation {n} (Polish notation)  :: prefixová notace {f}
preformatted {adj} (formatted in advance)  :: předformátovaný
pregnancy {n} (condition)  :: těhotenství {n}
pregnant {adj} (carrying developing offspring within the body)  :: těhotná {f}
pregnant {adj} (fertile) SEE: fertile  ::
pregraduate {adj} (pertaining to the time before graduation)  :: pregraduální
prehistoric {adj} (of relating to the epoch before written record)  :: pravěký {m}
prehistory {n} (history of human culture prior to written records)  :: pravěk {m}
prejudice {n} (adverse judgement formed beforehand)  :: předsudek {m}
prejudice {n} (any preconceived opinion)  :: předsudek {m}
prelate {n} (clergyman)  :: prelát {m}
preliminarily {adv} (in a preliminary manner)  :: předběžně
preliminary {adj} (in preparation for the main matter)  :: předběžný {m}
prelude {n} (short piece of music)  :: předehra {f}
premarital {adj} (before one’s marriage)  :: předmanželský {m}
premature {adj} (occurring before a state of readiness or maturity)  :: předčasný
premature {adj} (taking place earlier than anticipated)  :: předčasný
premature birth {n} (childbirth occurring earlier than 37 completed weeks of gestation)  :: předčasný porod {m}
prematureness {n} (quality of being premature)  :: předčasnost {f}
premedication {n} (administration of a drug (or mixture of drugs) prior to an anesthetic)  :: premedikace {f}
premenstrual {adj} (occurring in the time period during the menstrual cycle)  :: premenstruační
premenstrual syndrome {n} (malaise experienced before menstruation)  :: premenstruační syndrom
premier {adj} (foremost, very first or very highest in quality or degree)  :: přední
premier {n} (prime minister of a country) SEE: prime minister  ::
premiere {n} (first showing of a film, play or other form of entertainment)  :: premiéra {f}
première {n} (premiere) SEE: premiere  ::
première danseuse {n} (lead female dancer) SEE: prima ballerina  ::
premise {n} (either of the first two propositions of a syllogism, from which the conclusion is deduced)  :: předpoklad {m}, premisa {f}
premolar {n} (tooth)  :: třenový zub {m}, třenák {m} [colloquial]
premonition {n} (strong intuition)  :: předtucha {f}
prenyl {n} (isoprenyl) SEE: isoprenyl  ::
preorder {n} (binary relation)  :: předuspořádání {n}
Prešov {prop} (City in Slovakia)  :: Prešov {m}
prepaid {adj} (paid for in advance)  :: předplacený {m}
preparation {n} (act of preparing or getting ready)  :: příprava {f}
prepare {v} (to make oneself ready)  :: připravit se
prepare {v} (to make ready for a specific future purpose)  :: připravit {pf}, chystat {impf}
prepare {v} (to make ready for eating or drinking)  :: připravit
prepare {v} (to produce by combining elements)  :: připravit
preparedness {n} (state of being prepared)  :: připravenost {f}
preponderance {n} (state of being preponderant)  :: převaha {f}, přesila {f}
preposition {n} (grammar: a type of word like "of, from, for, by")  :: předložka {f}
prepositional {n} (the prepositional case) SEE: prepositional case  ::
prepositional phrase {n} (phrase containing both a preposition and its complement)  :: předložková vazba {f}
prepuce {n} (foreskin)  :: předkožka {f}
preputial {adj} (preputial)  :: prepuciální
prerogative {n} (right, generally) SEE: right  ::
presbyopia {n} (inability of the eye, due to ageing, to focus on nearby objects)  :: presbyopie {f}
preschool {adj} (relating to years before primary school)  :: předškolní
prescribe {v} (to order a drug or medical device)  :: předepsat
prescription {n} (written order for the administration of a medicine)  :: předpis {m}
prescription drug {n} (licensed medicine)  :: lék na předpis {m}
presence {n} (fact or condition of being present)  :: přítomnost {f}
present {adj} (in the immediate vicinity)  :: přítomný {m}
present {adj} (pertaining to the current time)  :: přítomný {m}, současný {m}
present {n} (current time)  :: přítomnost {f}
present {n} (gift) SEE: gift  ::
present {n} (present tense) SEE: present tense  ::
present {v} (bring into the presence of)  :: uvést
presentation {n} (presenting to an audience)  :: prezentace
present historic tense {n} (tense) SEE: historical present tense  ::
presently {adv} (at the present time; currently)  :: teď, nyní
present participle {n} (verb form that indicates an ongoing action)  :: příčestí přítomné {n}
present tense {n} (form of language)  :: přítomný čas {m}
preserve {v} (to keep; to maintain the condition of.)  :: uchovat, uchovávat
preserve {v} (to protect)  :: chránit
presidency {n} (The office or role of president)  :: prezidentství {n}, prezidentování [slightly ironic]
president {n} (the head of state of a republic)  :: prezident {m}
presidential {adj} (pertaining to a president)  :: prezidentský
press {n} (device used to apply pressure)  :: lis {m}
press {n} (printed media)  :: tisk {m}
press {n} (publisher) SEE: publisher  ::
press {v} (to apply pressure)  :: tisknout, stisknout
press agency {n} (organisation)  :: tisková kancelář {f}
Pressburg {prop} (Bratislava) SEE: Bratislava  ::
press charges {phrase} (to formally accuse a person of a crime)  :: vznést obvinění, podat žalobu, zahájit soudní řízení
press conference {n} (question and answer session with members of television, print and other media)  :: tisková konference {f}, tiskovka {f}
press pot {n} (cafetière) SEE: cafetière  ::
pressure {n} (mental strain)  :: tlak {m}
pressure {n} (physics: amount of force divided by area)  :: tlak {m}
pressure group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group  ::
pressure ulcer {n} (bedsore) SEE: bedsore  ::
prestige {n} (dignity, status, or esteem)  :: prestiž {f}
prestigious {adj} (of high prestige)  :: prestižní
presumptively {adv} (as is presumed to be the case) SEE: presumably  ::
presumptuous {adj} (going beyond what is proper)  :: domýšlivý {m}, troufalý {m}, drzý {m}
pretence {n} (act of pretending or pretension)  :: předstírání {n}
pretend {v} (to allege falsely)  :: předstírat
pretense {n} (false or hypocritical profession)  :: předstírání {n}
pretext {n} (false, contrived or assumed purpose)  :: záminka {f}
pretty {adj} (especially of women and children: pleasant, attractive)  :: hezký
pretzel {n} (toasted bread or cracker in the shape of a knot)  :: preclík {m}
prevail {v} (To be current, widespread or predominant; to have currency or prevalence)  :: převládat
prevail {v} (To be superior in strength, dominance, influence or frequency; to have or gain the advantage over others; to have the upper hand)  :: převládat
prevalent {adj} (widespread, preferred)  :: převládající {m}
prevent {v} (to keep from happening)  :: bránit, zabránit
preventive {adj} (preventing, hindering, or acting as an obstacle to)  :: preventivní
previous {adj} (prior)  :: předchozí {m}
previously {adv} (at an earlier time)  :: dříve, předtím
prey {n} (booty, anything taken by force)  :: kořist {f}
prey {n} (ravage)  :: kořist {f}
priapism {n} (medical condition)  :: priapizmus {m}
price {n} (cost of an action or deed)  :: cena {f}
price {n} (cost required to gain possession of something)  :: cena {f}
price {v} (determine or put a price on something)  :: ocenit
price index {n} (statistical estimate)  :: cenová hladina {f}
price list {n} (list of items with prices)  :: ceník {m}
prick {n} ((slang) a penis)  :: lofas {m}, čurák
prickle {n} (A small, sharp pointed object, such as a thorn)  :: trn {m}, osten {m}, bodlina {f}
prickle {n} (A tingling sensation of mild discomfort)  :: brnění {n}, svrbění {n}
prickly oak {n} (kermes oak) SEE: kermes oak  ::
prickly pear {n} (any of various spiny cacti of the genus Opuntia)  :: opuncie {f}
pride {n} (company of lions)  :: smečka {f}
pride {n} (sense of one's own worth, and abhorrence of what is beneath or unworthy of one)  :: hrdost {f}
pride comes before a fall {proverb} (Translations)  :: pýcha předchází pád
priest {n} (clergyman)  :: kněz {m}
priestess {n} (woman with religious duties)  :: kněžka {f}
prig {n} (a person showing exaggerated conformity)  :: puntičkář {m}
prig {n} (a petty thief)  :: zloděj
prig {v} (to argue over price)  :: hadrkovat se
primary {adj} (that which is placed ahead of others)  :: primární
primary {n} (primary election) SEE: primary election  ::
primary care {n} (medical attention that a patient receives upon first contact with a healthcare system)  :: primární péče {f}
primary key {n} (key in database table)  :: primární klíč {m}
primary market {n} (part of the financial markets)  :: primární trh {m}
primary school {n} (first formal, obligatory school)  :: základní škola {f} (not one-to-one)
prime {n} (algebra: prime element of a mathematical structure)  :: [when an integer] prvočíslo {n}
prime {n} (backgammon: six consecutive blocks)  :: prima {f}
prime {n} (music: first note or tone of a musical scale)  :: prima {f}
prime factorization {n} (factorization of a positive integer)  :: prvočíselný rozklad {m}
prime minister {n} (chief member of the cabinet and head of the government)  :: premiér {m}, ministerský předseda {m}
prime number {n} (natural number)  :: prvočíslo {n}
primer {n} (elementary textbook)  :: slabikář {m}
primeval {adj} (belonging to the first ages)  :: pravěký {m}
primeval forest {n} (large forest unaffected by humans)  :: prales {m}
priming {n} (psychology)  :: priming {m}
primitive {adj} (one of the adjectival senses)  :: primitivní
Primorsky Krai {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: Přímořský kraj {m}
primrose {n} (plant of the genus Primula)  :: prvosenka {f}, petrklíč
prince {n} (male ruler or head of a principality)  :: kníže {m}
prince {n} (son or male-line grandson of a reigning monarch)  :: princ {m}
Prince Edward Island {prop} (Province in eastern Canada)  :: Ostrov prince Edwarda {m}
princess {n} (female member of royal family)  :: princezna {f}
principal {adj} (primary, main)  :: hlavní
principality {n} (region)  :: knížectví {n}
principle {n} (moral rule or aspect)  :: zásada {f}
principle {n} (rule of nature)  :: princip {m}
print {v} (to copy something on a surface, especially by machine)  :: tisknout
printer {n} (machine used to print text or images)  :: tiskárna {f}
printer {n} (operator of a printing press)  :: tiskař {m}
printing form {n} (object used to apply ink on printed surface)  :: tisková forma {f}
printing house {n} (commercial company)  :: tiskárna {f}
printing press {n} (machine for printing)  :: tiskárna {f}, tiskový stroj {m}
printing roll {n} (cylinder carrying or used as printing form)  :: tiskový válec {m}
printing shop {n} (workshop for printing)  :: tiskárna {f}
printshop {n} (printing house) SEE: printing house  ::
prior {adj} (former) SEE: former  ::
prior {adv} (previously) SEE: previously  ::
prior {n} (a high-ranking member of a monastery, usually lower in rank than an abbot)  :: převor {m}
prioritization {n} (process of assigning priorities to things or tasks)  :: priorizace {f}, prioritizace {f}
priority {n} (attributive use) SEE: prioritized  ::
priority {n} (goal of a person or an organisation)  :: priorita {f}
priority {n} (item's relative importance)  :: priorita {f}
prise {n} (prize) SEE: prize  ::
prism {n} (block used to split or reflect light)  :: hranol {m}
prism {n} (geometry: polyhedron with parallel ends of the same size and shape)  :: hranol {m}
prison {n} (confinement in a prison)  :: věznění {n}
prison {n} (place of long-term confinement for those convicted of serious crimes)  :: vězení {n}, žalář {m}
prison {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison  ::
prisoner {n} (person incarcerated in a prison)  :: vězeň {m}
prisoner of war {n} (soldier or combatant captured by the enemy)  :: zajatec {m}, válečný zajatec {m}
prison guard {n} (jailer) SEE: jailer  ::
prissy {adj} (excessively prim, proper, particular or fussy)  :: cimprlich
Priština {prop} (city)  :: Priština {f}
privacy {n} (state of being private)  :: soukromí {n}
private {adj} (intended only for one's own use)  :: soukromý {m}
private {adj} (not accessible by the public)  :: soukromý {m}
private {adj} (not done in the view of others)  :: soukromý {m}
private {n} (rank)  :: vojín {m}
private {n} (soldier)  :: vojín {m}
private detective {n} (any agent hired by a private party for the purpose of investigation or evidence gathering)  :: soukromý detektiv {m}
private eye {n} (A private personal detective)  :: soukromé očko {n}, soukromý detektiv {m}
private first class {n} (rank between a private and a corporal or specialist)  :: svobodník {m}
private key {n} (unpublished key)  :: soukromý klíč {m}
privatize {v} (to release government control to private industry)  :: privatizovat
privet {interj} (hello) SEE: hello  ::
privilege {n} (A peculiar benefit, advantage, or favor)  :: výsada {f}, privilegium {n}
prize {n} (honor or reward striven for in a competitive contest)  :: cena, ocenění
pro {n} (advantage of something)  :: pro {n}, klad {m}
proactive {adj} (acting in advance)  :: proaktivní
proactively {adv} (in a proactive manner)  :: proaktivně
probability {n} (mathematical probability)  :: pravděpodobnost {f}
probability density {n} (probability density function)  :: hustota pravděpodobnosti {f}
probability density function {n} (function)  :: funkce hustoty pravděpodobnosti {f}
probability distribution {n} (mathematical function)  :: rozdělení pravděpodobnosti {n}
probable {adj} (likely to be true)  :: pravděpodobný {m}
probably {adv} (in all likelihood)  :: pravděpodobně, asi, spíš, spíše
probation {n} (period of conditional employment or engagement)  :: zkušební doba {f}
probation {n} (type of sentence)  :: podmíněný trest {m}, podmínka {f}
probationary period {n} (probationary period)  :: zkušební období {n}
probe {n} (investigation or inquiry)  :: prošetření {n}, průzkum {m}
probe {n} (sciences: electrode or other small device)  :: sonda {f}
problem {n} (difficulty)  :: problém {m}
problematic {adj} (posing a problem)  :: problematický
problematical {adj} (problematic) SEE: problematic  ::
proboscis {n} (elongated tube)  :: sosák {m}
proboscis {n} (slang: a nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
procedural {adj} (related to procedure)  :: procedurální [programming]
procedural law {n} (area of law)  :: procesní právo {n}
procedure {n} (computing: subroutine or function coded to perform a specific task)  :: procedura {f}
procedure {n} (method for performing a task)  :: postup {m}
procedure {n} (steps taken in a legal proceeding)  :: úkony {p}
proceeds {n} (profits) SEE: profits  ::
proceeds {n} (revenue)  :: výdělek {m}, výnos {m}, výtěžek {m}
process {n} (path of succession of states through which a system passes)  :: děj {m}
process {n} (series of events to produce a result)  :: proces {m}
process {v} (to use or manipulate data with a software program)  :: zpracovat
processed cheese {n} (any of several types of natural cheese)  :: tavený sýr {m}, [substandard] taveňák {m}
processing {n} (action of the verb to process)  :: zpracování {n}
processor {n} (computer, especially as short for a microprocessor)  :: procesor {m}
proconsulate {n} (office of a proconsul)  :: místodržitelství {n}
procrastinate {v} (put off; to delay taking action)  :: odkládat
procrastination {n} (act of postponing, delaying or putting off)  :: odkládání {n}
procure {v}  :: získat
produce {n} (offspring) SEE: offspring  ::
produce {v} (to make or manufacture)  :: produkovat, vyrábět
producer {n} (in economics)  :: výrobce {m}
product {n} (commodity for sale)  :: výrobek {m}, zboží {n}
product {n} (multiplication result)  :: součin {m}
production {n} (the act of being produced)  :: produkce
production {n} (the act of producing)  :: výroba {f}, produkce {f}
production {n} (the total amount produced)  :: výroba {f}, produkce {f}
productive {adj} (capable of producing something, especially in abundance; fertile)  :: produktivní
productivity {n} (state of being productive)  :: produktivita {f}
profession {n} (occupation)  :: povolání {n}, profese {f}
professional {adj} (expert)  :: profesionální
professional {adj} (of, pertaining to, or in accordance with the standards of a profession)  :: profesionální {m}
professional {adj} (that is carried out as a livelihood)  :: profesionální
professional {n} (expert)  :: profesionál {m}
professor {n} (a higher ranking for a teacher or faculty member at a college or university)  :: profesor {m}
profile {n} (the shape, view, or shadow of a person's head from the side)  :: profil {m}
profit {n} (benefit)  :: zisk {m}, prospěch {m}
profitability {n} (The quality or state of being profitable)  :: ziskovost {f}
profitable {adj} (producing profit)  :: ziskový {m}
profound {adj} (intellectually deep)  :: hluboký {m}, oduševnělý
profoundly {adv} (deeply) SEE: deeply  ::
progenitor {n} (any of a person's direct ancestors)  :: předek {m}, praotec {m}
progenitor {n} (a predecessor of something)  :: předchůdce {m}
progenitor {n} (founder) SEE: founder  ::
progenitor {n} (someone who originates something)  :: zakladatel {m}
progeny {n} (offspring)  :: potomstvo {n}
progesterone {n} (the steroid hormone)  :: progesteron {m}
prognathic {adj} (prognathous) SEE: prognathous  ::
prognosis {n} (forecast of the future course of a disease)  :: prognóza {f}
program {n} (leaflet listing information about a play, game or other activity)  :: program {m}
program {n} (performance of a show or other broadcast on radio or television)  :: program {m}
program {n} (set of structured activities)  :: program {m}
program {n} (software application)  :: program {m}
program {v} (to enter a program or other instructions into a computer)  :: programovat
programmability {n} (quality of being programmable)  :: programovatelnost {f}
programmable {adj} (capable of being programmed)  :: programovatelný {m}
programme {n} (programme) SEE: program  ::
programmer {n} (a device that installs a software program into some other machine)  :: programátor {m}
programmer {n} (one who designs software)  :: programátor {m}
programming {n} (activity of writing a computer program)  :: programování {n}
programming language {n} (code of reserved words and symbols)  :: programovací jazyk {m}
progress {n} (advance or growth of civilization)  :: pokrok {m}
progress {n} (a moving forward)  :: pokrok {m}
progression {n} (mathematical sequence)  :: posloupnost {f}
progressive {adj} (continuous) SEE: continuous  ::
progressive {adj} (favouring or promoting progress; advanced)  :: pokrokový {m}
prohibit {v} (to proscribe)  :: zakázat
prohibition {n} (law that prohibits something)  :: zákaz {m}
project {n} (planned endeavor)  :: projekt {m}
projectile {n} (object intended to be or having been fired from a weapon)  :: střela {f}, projektil {m}
projection {n} (display of an image by a projector)  :: promítání {n}
projection {n} (forecast or prognosis obtained by extrapolation)  :: prognóza {f}
projection {n} (something which projects)  :: výčnělek {m}, výstupek {m}
project management {n} (discipline of organizing and managing project resources)  :: řízení projektů {n}
projector {n} (optical device)  :: projektor {m}
prokinetic {n} (drug)  :: prokinetikum {n}
prolative {n} (prolative case) SEE: prolative case  ::
proletarian {adj} (relating to proletariat)  :: proletářský {m}
proletariat {n} (working class or lower class)  :: proletariát {m}
proline {n} (nonessential amino acid; C5H9NO2)  :: prolin {m}
prolix {adj} (tediously lengthy)  :: zdlouhavý
prolocutrix {n} (female prolocutor) SEE: spokeswoman  ::
prolog {n} (prologue) SEE: prologue  ::
prologue {n} (speech or section used as an introduction, especially to a play or novel)  :: prolog {m}
prolonged abortion {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
promethium {n} (chemical element)  :: promethium
prominent {adj} (eminent, distinguished above others)  :: prominentní
prominent {adj} (likely to attract attention)  :: prominentní, vynikající, nápadný
prominent {adj} (projecting, protuberant)  :: vyčnívající
promiscuousness {n} (promiscuity) SEE: promiscuity  ::
promise {n} (vow)  :: slib {m}
promise {v} (to commit to something or action)  :: slíbit
promising {adj} (showing promise, and likely to develop in a desirable fashion)  :: slibný, nadějný
promisingly {adv} (in a promising manner)  :: nadějně
promissory note {n} (document saying that someone owes a specific amount of money)  :: směnka {f}
promontory {n} (a high point of land extending into a body of water, headland; cliff)  :: mys {m}, ostroh {m}
promote {v} (advocate or urge on behalf of something)  :: propagovat
promote {v} (raise someone to a more important, responsible, or remunerative job or rank)  :: povýšit
promotion {n} (advancement in position)  :: povýšení {n}
promotion {n} (dissemination of information)  :: propagace {f}
promotional {adj} (of, or relating to a promotion)  :: propagační
prompt {v} (to show or tell an actor/person the words they should be saying, or actions they should be doing)  :: napovědět
prompter {n} (person in a theater)  :: nápověda {f}, suflér {m}
promptitude {n} (promptness) SEE: promptness  ::
prong {n} (thin, pointed, projecting part)  :: hrot {m}
pronghorn {n} (North American mammal)  :: vidloroh {m}
pronominal {adj} (of a pronoun)  :: zájmenný
pronoun {n} (pronoun)  :: zájmeno {n}
pronounce {v} (to declare authoritatively or as formal opinion)  :: prohlásit
pronounce {v} (to officially declare)  :: prohlásit
pronounce {v} (to produce the components of speech)  :: vyslovovat
pronounce {v} (to read aloud)  :: vyhlásit
pronounce {v} (to sound out a word)  :: vyslovovat
pronouncing dictionary {n} (dictionary that provides pronunciations of words) SEE: pronunciation dictionary  ::
pronto {adv} (quickly)  :: rychle, okamžitě, fofrem
pronunciation {n} (standard sound of a word)  :: výslovnost {f}
pronunciation {n} (way in which words are pronounced)  :: výslovnost {f}
proof {n} (any effort, process, or operation designed to establish or discover a fact or truth)  :: důkaz
proof {n} (process for testing the accuracy of an operation performed)  :: důkaz {m}
prop {n} (item placed on a stage to create a scene)  :: rekvizita {f}
prop {n} (object placed against or under another, to support it)  :: podpěra {f}, vzpěra {f}
prop {n} (The propeller of an aircraft)  :: vrtule {f}
propaedeutic {n} (course or instruction providing preparatory or introductory teaching)  :: propedeutika {f}
propaganda {n} (concerted set of messages)  :: propaganda {f}
propane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C3H8)  :: propan {m}
propel {v} (to cause to move in a certain direction)  :: hnát, pohánět
propel {v} (to make to arrive to a certain situation or result)  :: hnát, pohánět
propeller {n} (mechanical device used to propel)  :: vrtule {f}
propelling pencil {n} (mechanical pencil) SEE: mechanical pencil  ::
propenoic {adj} (acrylic) SEE: acrylic  ::
proper {adj} (belonging to oneself or itself, own)  :: pravý, vlastní
proper {adj} (complete, thorough)  :: pořádný {m}
proper {adj} (entitled to its name, true)  :: pořádný
proper {adj} (fit, suitable)  :: správný, pravý
proper {adj} (following the established standards of behavior or manners)  :: slušný
proper {adj} (grammar: designating a particular person, place or thing)  :: vlastní
proper {adj} (informal: utter)  :: pořádný
proper {adj} (in the very strictest sense of the word)  :: vlastní [precedes the noun]
proper noun {n} (The name of a particular person, place, organization or other individual entity)  :: vlastní jméno {n}
proper subset {n} (a set that is a subset of but no equal to another set)  :: vlastní podmnožina {f}
property {n} (an attribute characteristic of a class of objects)  :: vlastnost
property {n} (attribute or abstract quality associated with an object, individual or concept)  :: vlastnost {f}
property {n} (piece of real estate)  :: nemovitost {f}
property {n} (something owned)  :: majetek {m}, vlastnictví {n}
prophecy {n} (prediction)  :: proroctví {n}
prophet {n} (one who foretells the future)  :: věštec {m}, prorok {m}, věštkyně {f}, prorokyně {f}
prophet {n} (one who speaks by divine inspiration)  :: prorok {m}, prorokyně {f}
prophetess {n} (female prophet)  :: věštkyně {f}, prorokyně {f}
propinquity {n} (proximity) SEE: proximity  ::
propiska {n} (system of mandatory registration in ex-USSR)  :: registrace {f}, propiska {f}
proponency {n} (advocacy) SEE: advocacy  ::
proponent {n} (one who supports something)  :: zastánce {m}
proportion {n} (quantity that is part of the whole)  :: poměr
proposal {n} (that which is proposed)  :: návrh {m}
propose {v} (to suggest a plan or course of action)  :: navrhnout
proposition {n} (an assertion which is provably true, but not important enough to be a theorem)  :: věta {f}; výrok {m}
proposition {n} (idea or plan offered)  :: návrh {m}
proposition {n} (terms of a transaction offered)  :: nabídka {f}
proposition {n} (uncountable: act of offering for consideration)  :: navrhování {n}
propositional calculus {n} (propositional logic) SEE: propositional logic  ::
propositional logic {n} (formal deductive system)  :: výroková logika {f}
proprietor {n} (owner)  :: majitel {m}, vlastník {m}
prosaic {adj} (overly plain or simple, to the point of being boring; humdrum)  :: všední, jednotvárný
prosaic {adj} (pertaining to or having the characteristics of prose)  :: prozaický
prosaic {adj} (straightforward; matter-of-fact; lacking the feeling or elegance of poetry)  :: prozaický. střízlivý
pros and cons {n} (for and against)  :: pro a proti {n-p}, klady a zápory {m-p}
proscenium {n} (proscenium arch) SEE: proscenium arch  ::
prosciutto {n} (dry-cured ham from Italy)  :: pršut {m}
prose {n} (written language not intended as poetry)  :: próza {f}
proselytize {v} (to convert to one’s own faith)  :: obrátit na víru, obracet na víru
proselytize {v} (to induce people to join a cause)  :: získávat stoupence
prosody {n}  :: prosodie {f}
prospect {n} (potential things that may come to pass, usually favorable)  :: vyhlídka {f}
prospective {adj} (likely or expected to happen or become)  :: nastávající
prospector {n} (person)  :: zlatokop {m} [of gold]
prostaglandin {n} (any of a group of naturally occurring lipids derived from the C20 acid prostanoic acid)  :: prostaglandin {m}
prostate {n} (prostate gland)  :: předstojná žláza {f}, prostata {f}
prostate gland {n} (prostate) SEE: prostate  ::
prostatic adenocarcinoma {n} (prostate cancer) SEE: prostate cancer  ::
prosthesis {n} (artificial replacement for a body part)  :: protéza {f}
prosthesis {n} (prothesis) SEE: prothesis  ::
prosthetic {adj} (artificial)  :: protetický {m}
prosthetic {n} (prosthesis) SEE: prosthesis  ::
prostitute {n} (a person having sex for profit)  :: prostitutka {f}, [vulgar] kurva {f}
prostitution {n} (having sex for profit)  :: prostituce {f}
prostokvasha {n} (soured milk)  :: kyselé mléko {n}
protactinium {n} (chemical element)  :: protaktinium
Protagoras {prop} (pre-Socratic Greek philosopher)  :: Prótagorás {m}
protean {adj} (exceedingly variable)  :: protéovský
protect {v} (to keep safe)  :: chránit
protected {adj} (defended)  :: chráněný {m}
protected area {n} (conservation biology: an area where natural values are protected)  :: chráněné území {n}
protection {n} (process of keeping safe)  :: ochrana {f}, protekce {f}
protective {adj} (serving, intended or wishing to protect)  :: ochranný
protector {n} (someone who protects or guards)  :: ochránce {m}
protein {n} (biochemistry: a large, complex molecule composed of long chains of amino acids)  :: bílkovina {f}
protein {n} (one of three major classes of food)  :: bílkovina {f}, protein {m}
protest {n} (formal objection)  :: protest {m}
protest {v} (to make a strong objection)  :: protestovat
Protestant {n} (someone who is a member of such a denomination)  :: protestant {m}
Protestantism {n} (Protestant Christian denomination)  :: protestantství {n}
protist {n} (eukaryotic unicellular organisms)  :: protista
Proto-Indo-European {prop} (ancestor language of most European and Indian languages)  :: praindoevropština
Proto-Indo-Germanic {prop} (Proto-Indo-European) SEE: Proto-Indo-European  ::
proto-language {n} (common ancestor language)  :: prajazyk {m}
proton {n} (positively charged nucleon)  :: proton {m}
proton pump {n} (protein)  :: protonová pumpa {f}
protoplanet {n} (astronomical object)  :: protoplaneta {f}
protoplasm {n} (entire contents of a cell)  :: protoplazma {f}
Proto-Slavic {adj} (of or pertaining to Proto-Slavic language or people who spoke it)  :: praslovanský
Proto-Slavic {prop} (Proto-Slavic)  :: praslovanština {f}
prototype {n} (an original object or form which is a basis for other objects)  :: prototyp {m}
protozoal {adj} (protozoan) SEE: protozoan  ::
protozoan {n} (any of a diverse group of eukaryotes)  :: prvok {m}
protuberance {n} (Something that protrudes)  :: výčnělek {m}
proud {adj} (gratified, feeling honoured, feeling satisfied)  :: hrdý {m}
proud {adj} (having a too high opinion of oneself; arrogant, supercilious)  :: pyšný {m}
proud {adj} (possessed of a due sense of what one is worth or deserves)  :: slavný {m}
proud as a peacock {adj} (extremely proud)  :: pyšný jako páv
provable {adj} (of a statement or hypothesis, that can be proven)  :: dokazatelný
prove {v} (to demonstrate that something is true; to give proof for)  :: dokázat, prokázat
prove {v} (to turn out; to manifest)  :: ukázat se
Provence {prop} (region in France)  :: Provensálsko {n}
proverb {n} (phrase expressing a basic truth)  :: přísloví {n}
proverbial {adj} (of a proverb)  :: příslovečný {m}
provide {v} (to give what is needed or desired)  :: poskytnout
Providence {prop} (Divine will)  :: Prozřetelnost {f}
provider {n} (provider)  :: poskytovatel {m}
province {n} (A subdivision of government usually one step below the national level)  :: provincie {f}
provisional {adj} (temporary)  :: provizorní {m}, prozatímní
Provo {prop} (city in Utah)  :: Provo
provocative {adj} (tending to provoke strong negative feeling)  :: provokativní
provoke {v} (to cause to become angry)  :: dráždit
prowess {n} (distinguished bravery or courage, especially in battle; heroism)  :: hrdinství {n}
prowess {n} (skillfulness and manual ability; adroitness or dexterity)  :: zručnost {f}, obratnost {f}, dovednost {m}
proxy {n} (agent or substitute authorized to act for another person)  :: zástupce {m}, prostředník {m}, zmocněnec {m}, mandatář {m}
proxy {n} (authority to act for another, especially when written)  :: plná moc {f}, zplnomocnění {n}, mandát {m}, zmocnění {n}
præstige {n} (Archaic spelling of prestige) SEE: prestige  ::
prune {n} (dried plum)  :: sušená švestka {f}
prune {n} (plum) SEE: plum  ::
prune {v} (trim a tree or shrub)  :: prořezat
pruning {n} (action of pruning)  :: prořezávání {n}
pruning {n} (method of enumeration)  :: prořezávání {n}
Prussia {prop} (geographical area)  :: Prusko {n}, Prusy {p}
Prussia {prop} (German province)  :: Prusko {n}
psalm {n} (a hymn collected into one book of the Old Testament)  :: žalm {m}
psalm {n} (sacred song)  :: žalm {m}
psalterium {n} (omasum) SEE: omasum  ::
pseudo {adj} (insincere) SEE: insincere  ::
pseudo {adj} (spurious) SEE: spurious  ::
pseudo- {prefix} (not genuine)  :: pa-, pseudo-
pseudocode {n} (description of a computer programming algorithm)  :: pseudokód {m}
pseudoephedrine {n} (sympathomimetic alkaloid)  :: pseudoefedrin {m}
pseudonym {n} (fictious name)  :: pseudonym {m}
pseudoscience {n} (purported science)  :: pavěda {f}, pseudověda {f}
pseudoscientific {adj} (of, relating to, or employing pseudoscience)  :: pavědecký {m}, pseudovědecký {m}
psi {n} (Greek letter)  :: psí {n}
psittacosis {n} (infection)  :: psitakóza {f}, ornitóza {f}, papouščí nemoc {f}
psoriasis {n} (facial skin disease)  :: psoriáza {f}, lupénka {f}
PSTN {n} (public switched telephone network)  :: VTS {m}
psychiatrist {n} (doctor specializing in psychiatry)  :: psychiatr {m}
psychiatry {n} (branch of medicine dealing with mental illness)  :: psychiatrie {f}
psychic {n} (a person who contacts the dead)  :: médium {m}
psychoanalysis {n} (family of psychological theories)  :: psychoanalýza {f}
psychoanalyst {n} (practitioner)  :: psychoanalytik {m}
psychodramatic {adj} (Pertaining to psychodrama)  :: psychodramatický {m}
psychogenic {adj} (originating from or caused by state of mind)  :: psychogenní
psychokinesis {n} (movement inanimate objects by the use of psychic power)  :: telekineze
psychological {adj} (of or pertaining to psychology)  :: psychologický {m}
psychologist {n} (expert in the field of psychology)  :: psycholog {m}, psycholožka {f}
psychology {n} (study of the human mind)  :: psychologie {f}
psychology {n} (the mental characteristics of a particular individual)  :: psychologie {f}
psychology {n} (the study of animal behavior)  :: psychologie {f}
psychology {n} (the study of the human behavior)  :: psychologie {f}
psychometrics {n} (design of psychological tests to measure intelligence)  :: psychometrie {f}
psychometry {n} (use of psychological tests to measure intelligence, abilities, attitudes, and personality traits)  :: psychometrie {f}
psychomotor {adj} (of or pertaining to the function of muscles under the control of the mind)  :: psychomotorický {m}
psychopath {n} (person with a personality disorder)  :: psychopat {m}
psychopathology {n} (study of mental illness)  :: psychopatologie {f}
psychopharmacological {adj} (of or pertaining to psychopharmacology)  :: psychofarmakologický
psychopharmacology {n} (branch of pharmacology which pertains to the psychoactive aspects of drugs)  :: psychofarmakologie {f}
psychopolitics {n} (interaction between psychology and politics)  :: psychopolitika {f}
psychosis {n} (mental disorder)  :: psychóza {f}
psychosocial {adj} (having both psychological and social aspects)  :: psychosociální
psychosomatic {adj} (of physical effects with mental causes)  :: psychosomatický {m}
psychotherapist {n} (who practices psychotherapy)  :: psychoterapeut {m}
psychotherapy {n} (treatment of those with mental illness)  :: psychoterapie {f}
psychotropic {adj} (affecting the mind or mental processes)  :: psychotropní
psyllium {n} (group of plants)  :: psyllium {n}
pâté {n} (finely-ground paste of meat, game fish or vegetables)  :: paštika {f}
pétanque {n} (form of boules)  :: petanque {m}
ptarmigan {n} (a small grouse, Lagopus)  :: bělokur {m}
Ptolemy {prop} (name of Greek origin)  :: Ptolemaios {m}
pub {n} (public house)  :: hospoda {f}, krčma {f}, hostinec {m}
puberty {n} (age at which a person is first capable of sexual reproduction)  :: puberta {f}
pubic louse {n} (crab louse) SEE: crab louse  ::
pubis {n} (the pubic bone)  :: stydká kost {f}
public {adj} (open to all members of a community)  :: veřejný
public {adj} (pertaining to people as a whole)  :: veřejný
public {n} (people in general)  :: veřejnost {f}
publication {n} (act of publishing)  :: publikování {n}
publication {n} (an issue of printed or other matter)  :: publikace {f}, titul {m}
publication {n} (communication of information)  :: oznámení {n}
public holiday {n} (national or regional holiday from work on a specific day)  :: svátek {m}
public house {n} (pub) SEE: pub  ::
public key {n} (the public one of the two keys used in asymmetric cryptography)  :: veřejný klíč {m}
public-key cryptography {n} (form of cryptography)  :: kryptografie s veřejným klíčem {f}
Public Limited Liability Company {n} (publicly traded company)  :: akciová společnost
publicly {adv} (in an open and public manner)  :: veřejně
public opinion {n} (opinion of the public)  :: veřejné mínění {n}
public servant {n} (civil servant) SEE: civil servant  ::
public servant {n} (convict) SEE: convict  ::
public speaking {n} (art of public speaking) SEE: oratory  ::
public transit {n} (public transport) SEE: public transport  ::
public transport {n} (form of transport)  :: veřejná doprava {f}
publish {v} (to issue a medium (e.g. publication))  :: vydat
publish {v} (to issue something (usually printed work) for sale and distribution)  :: publikovat, vydat
publishable {adj} (able to be published)  :: publikovatelný
publisher {n} (One who publishes, especially books)  :: vydavatel {m}
Pucikwar {prop} (A-Pucikwar) SEE: A-Pucikwar  ::
puck {n} (disk used in hockey)  :: puk {m}, kotouč {m}, hrací kotouč {m}, touš {m}
pudding {n} (any dessert) SEE: dessert  ::
puddle {n} (a homogeneous mixture of clay, water, and sometimes grit)  :: hníst {m}
puddle {n} (a small pool of water)  :: louže {f}, kaluž {f}
pudenda {n} (genitalia) SEE: genitalia  ::
puff {n} (homosexual) SEE: poof  ::
puff {v} (pant) SEE: pant  ::
puffer {n} (blowfish) SEE: blowfish  ::
pufferfish {n} (blowfish) SEE: blowfish  ::
puffin {n} (seabird with a coloured beak)  :: papuchalk {m}
pugilist {n} (One who fights with his fists; especially, a professional prize fighter; a boxer)  :: pěstní zápasník {m}
puke {n} (vomit)  :: zvratky
puke {v} (to vomit)  :: blít
pull {n} (act of pulling)  :: tah {m}
pull {v} (apply force such that an object comes toward the person or thing applying the force)  :: tahat, táhnout, vytahovat
pull {v} (apply force to (something) so it comes towards one)  :: táhnout {impf}, tahat {impf}
pull apart {v} (disassemble) SEE: disassemble  ::
pullet {n} (spineless person) SEE: chicken  ::
pulley {n} (one of simple machines)  :: kladka {f}
pull out of one's ass {v} (fabricate a claim with no factual basis or evidence)  :: vycucat z prstu
pullover {n} (sweater)  :: pulover {m}
pull-up {n} (an exercise done for strengthening the arms and back)  :: shyb {m}
pulmonary {adj} (related to lungs)  :: plicní
pulmonary alveolus {n} (small air sac in the lungs)  :: plicní sklípek {m}
pulmonary tuberculosis {n} (tuberculosis infecting the lungs)  :: tuberkulóza {f}, souchotiny {f-p}
pulp {n} (center of a fruit)  :: dřeň {f}
pulp {n} (center of a tooth)  :: dřeň {f}
pulpit {n} (raised platform in church)  :: kazatelna {f}
pulsar {n} (rotating neutron star)  :: pulzar {m}, pulsar {m}
pulsate {v} (to expand and contract rhythmically; to throb or to beat)  :: pulzovat
pulsate {v} (to produce a recurring increase and decrease)  :: oscilovat
pulsate {v} (to quiver, vibrate, thrill)  :: pulzovat
pulse {n} (regular beat caused by the heart)  :: tep {m}, puls {m}
pulse oximetry {n} (method of monitoring of the oxygenation of hemoglobin)  :: pulzní oxymetrie {f}
pulverize {v} (pulverise) SEE: pulverise  ::
puma {n} (cougar)  :: puma {f}
pumice {n} (pumice)  :: pemza {f}
pump {n} (device for moving liquid or gas)  :: čerpadlo {n}, pumpa {f}
pump {n} (trainer or sneaker) SEE: trainer and sneaker  ::
pump {v} (use a pump to move liquid or gas)  :: čerpat
pumpkin {n} (fruit of this plant)  :: dýně {f}
pumpkin {n} (plant)  :: dýně {f}
pump truck {n} (manually operated device for lifting and moving pallets)  :: paletový vozík {m}, paleťák {m} [informal]
pun {n} (joke or type of wordplay)  :: slovní hříčka {f}
punch {n} (device for creating holes in thin material)  :: důlčík {m}
punch {n} (mechanism for punching holes in paper)  :: děrovačka {f}
punch {v} (to herd cattle) SEE: herd  ::
punch card {n} (card with have holes or notches used for storing data)  :: děrný štítek {m}
punctual {adj} (prompt)  :: dochvilný, přesný
punctuate {v} (emphasize, stress) SEE: emphasize  ::
punctuation {n} (set of symbols)  :: interpunkce {f}
pundit {n} (a scholar, teacher, or learned person)  :: učenec {m}, vzdělanec {m}
pundit {n} (a self-professed expert)  :: odborník {m}
punditry {n} (the state of being a pundit)  :: učenost {f}
Punic {adj} (Carthaginian) SEE: Carthaginian  ::
punish {v} (to cause to suffer for crime or misconduct)  :: trestat
punishable {adj} (appropriate for punishment)  :: trestný
punishment {n} (penalty for wrongdoing)  :: trest {m}
punishment {n} (the act of punishing)  :: trest {m}
punitive {adj} (punishing)  :: trestný
Punjab {prop} (geographical region in South Asia)  :: Paňdžáb {m}
Punjabi {adj} (of, pertaining to, descended from the people or culture of the Punjab, or written in the Punjabi language)  :: paňdžábský
Punjabi {prop} (language spoken in the Punjab region, in Northern India and Eastern Pakistan)  :: paňdžábština {f}
punk {n} (a juvenile delinquent, young petty criminal or trouble-maker)  :: mladistvý delikvent {m}, grázl {m}, syčák {m}
punk {n} (a person of that movement, a punk rocker)  :: pankáč {m}, punker {m}
punk {n} (a social and musical movement rooted in rebelling against the established order)  :: punk, hnutí punk {n}
punk {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
punk {n} (the music of the punk movement)  :: punk
punt {n} (narrow shallow boat propelled by a pole)  :: prám {m}
punter {n} (customer)  :: zákazník {m}
pupil {n} (student)  :: žák {m}
pupil {n} (the hole in the middle of the iris of the eye)  :: zornice {f}
puppet {n} (doll) SEE: doll  ::
puppet {n} (movable model of a person or animal)  :: loutka {f}
puppeteer {n} (person who uses a puppet)  :: loutkoherec {m}, loutkář {m}
puppy {n} (young dog)  :: štěně {n}
puppy fat {n} (natural fat of the body of a child)  :: dětská baculatost {f}
purchase {n} (individual item one has purchased)  :: koupě {f}
purchase {v} (to obtain by any outlay, as of labor, danger or sacrifice)  :: získat
purchase {v} (to pursue and obtain; to acquire by seeking; to gain, obtain or acquire)  :: koupit, sehnat
purchasing power {n} (amount of goods and services that can be purchased with a unit of currency)  :: kupní síla {f}
pure {adj} (free of flaws or imperfections)  :: čistý
pure {adj} (free of foreign material or pollutants)  :: ryzí {m}
pureblooded {adj} (of pure blood)  :: čistokrevný
puree {n} (purée) SEE: purée  ::
purely imaginary number {n} (imaginary number) SEE: imaginary number  ::
pure mathematics {n} (area of mathematics)  :: čistá matematika {f}
purgatory {n} (situation causing suffering)  :: očistec {m}
purgatory {n} (stage of the afterlife in Catholic theology)  :: očistec {m}
purge {n} (forcible removal of undesirable people from political activity, etc.)  :: čistka {f}
purity {n} (the state of being pure)  :: čistota {f}, ryzost {f}
purple {adj} (colour)  :: nachový, purpurový
purple {n} (colour)  :: purpurový, fialový
purpose {n} (intention)  :: úmysl {m}
purpose {n} (target)  :: účel {m}, cíl {m}
purposive {adj} (expressing purpose (grammar))  :: účelový {m}
purr {v} (cat to make a vibrating sound in its throat)  :: příst
purse {n} (small bag for carrying money)  :: peněženka {f}
purse {n} (small bag used by women for carrying personal items)  :: kabelka {f}
pursue {v} (to follow urgently)  :: pronásledovat
pursuit {n} (act of pursuing)  :: snažení {n}, snaha {f}, úsilí {n}, honba (za čím) {f}
pursuit {n} (hobby or recreational activity)  :: záliba {f}, zájmy {m-p}
purveyor {n} (supplier) SEE: supplier  ::
pus {n} (fluid found in regions of infection)  :: hnis {m}
Pusan {prop} (Busan) SEE: Busan  ::
push {v} (continually attempt to persuade (a person))  :: pohánět
push {v} (intransitive: apply force to an object so that it moves away)  :: tlačit
push {v} (intransitive: tense the muscles of the abdomen)  :: tlačit
push {v} (promote (a product))  :: prosazovat
push {v} (transitive: apply a force to (an object) so that it moves away)  :: tlačit
pushdown automaton {n} (automaton)  :: zásobníkový automat {m}
pushing up daisies {adj} ((euphemism) dead)  :: být pod drnem, čuchat ke kytkám odspodu {impf}
Pushkin {prop} (Russian surname)  :: Puškin {m}
pushover {n} (Someone who is easily swayed or influenced to change his/her mind or comply)  :: slaboch {m}
pushpin {n} (thumbtack) SEE: thumbtack  ::
push scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle) SEE: scooter  ::
push-up {n} (exercise performed by resting on one's toes and hands and pushing one's weight off the floor)  :: klik {m}
pushup {n} (push-up) SEE: push-up  ::
pusillanimous {adj} (showing cowardice)  :: malomyslný {m}
Puss in Boots {prop} (fairy tale)  :: Kocour v botách {m}
pussy {n} (informal: affectionate term for a cat)  :: kočička {f}, micka {f}, čičinka {f}
pussy {n} (slang: female genitalia)  :: piča, kunda, pizda {f}
put {v} (athletics: to throw an iron ball)  :: vrhnout
put {v} (to bring or set into a certain relation, state or condition)  :: dát
put {v} (to express something in a certain manner)  :: postavit
put {v} (to place something somewhere)  :: dát, umístit
putative {adj} (commonly believed or deemed to be the case)  :: domnělý {m}, putativní {c}
put in motion {v} (set in motion) SEE: set in motion  ::
put on {v} (to don clothing)  :: oblékat {impf}, obléct {pf}
Putonghua {prop} (Chinese) SEE: Chinese  ::
Putonghua {prop} (Guoyu) SEE: Guoyu  ::
Putonghua {prop} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin  ::
put on weight {v} (to become heavier)  :: přibrat
putsch {n} (A coup; an illegal effort to forcibly overthrow the current government)  :: puč {m}
putting green {n} (area on a golf course)  :: green {m}, jamkoviště {n}
put to death {v} (to kill as punishment) SEE: execute  ::
put to sleep {v} (to help someone to bed) SEE: put to bed  ::
put up {v} (to put up with) SEE: put up with  ::
puzzle {n} (anything difficult to understand or make sense of)  :: záhada {f}
puzzle {n} (crossword puzzle) SEE: crossword  ::
puzzle {n} (game for one person)  :: hlavolam {m}
puzzle {n} (jigsaw puzzle) SEE: jigsaw puzzle  ::
puzzle {n} (riddle)  :: hádanka {f}
PVC {initialism} ((organic compound) polyvinyl chloride) SEE: polyvinyl chloride  ::
pylon {n} (obelisk) SEE: obelisk  ::
pylon {n} (traffic cone) SEE: traffic cone  ::
pylorus {n} (opening between the stomach and duodenum)  :: vrátník {m}
Pyongyang {prop} (capital of North Korea)  :: Pchjongjang {m}
pyorrhœa {n} (pyorrhea) SEE: pyorrhea  ::
pyorrhoea {n} (pyorrhea) SEE: pyorrhea  ::
pyramid {n} (ancient construction)  :: pyramida {f}
pyramid {n} (construction)  :: pyramida {f}
pyramid {n} (in geometry, a solid with triangular lateral faces and a polygonal base)  :: jehlan {m}
pyramid {n} (pyramid scheme) SEE: pyramid scheme  ::
pyramidal neuron {n} (triangular neuron)  :: pyramidová buňka {f}
pyre {n} (a funeral pile)  :: hranice {f}
Pyrenean {adj} (of or pertaining to the Pyrenees)  :: pyrenejský {m}
Pyrenees {prop} (the mountain range separating Spain from France)  :: Pyreneje {f-p}
pyroclastic flow {n} (pyroclastic flow)  :: pyroklastický proud {m}
pyrolysis {n} (decomposition of a material or compound due to heat where there is no oxygen or other reagents)  :: pyrolýza {f}
pyrosis {n} (burning sensation due to reflux)  :: pyróza {f}, pálení žáhy {n}
pyrotechnics {n} (firework) SEE: firework  ::
Pyrrhic victory {n} (a costly victory)  :: Pyrrhovo vítězství {n}
Pythagoras {prop} (Ancient Greek mathematician and philosopher)  :: Pythagoras {m}
Pythagorean theorem {prop} (mathematical theorem)  :: Pythagorova věta {f}
python {n} (constricting snake)  :: krajta {f}
pythoness {n} (Pythoness) SEE: Pythoness  ::