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Saar {prop} (river in France and Germany) :: Sára {f}
Saarland {prop} (state) :: Sársko {n}
Sabbath {n} (Jewish Saturday) :: sabat {m}
Sabbath {n} (witches' Sabbath) :: sabat {m}
saber {v} (sabre) SEE: sabre ::
Sabina {prop} (female given name) :: Sabina {f}
sable {n} (animal) :: sobol {m}
sabotage {n} (deliberate action of subversion, obstruction, disruption, destruction) :: sabotáž {f}
sabotage {v} (deliberate destruction to prevent success) :: sabotovat
saboteur {n} (a person who intentionally causes the destruction of property) :: sabotér {m}
sabre {n} (light sword, sharp along the front edge, part of the back edge, and at the point) :: šavle {f}
sabre {n} (modern fencing sword modeled after the sabre) :: šavle {f}
Sacher torte {n} (type of chocolate torte) :: Sacherův dort {m}, sacher {m}
sack {n} (bag for commodities or items) :: pytel {m}
sack barrow {n} (two-wheeled vehicle used for moving sacks) SEE: hand truck ::
sack truck {n} (hand truck) SEE: hand truck ::
sacral {adj} ((anatomy) of the sacrum) :: křížový
sacrament {n} (sacred act or ceremony) :: svátost {f}
sacred {adj} (made holy) :: svatý {m}, posvátný {m}
sacrifice {v} (to offer as a gift to a deity) :: obětovat
sacrifice {v} (to give away something valuable in order to gain something else of value) :: obětovat
sacrifice {n} (something sacrificed) :: oběť {f}
sacrilege {n} (desecration, profanation, misuse or violation of something sacred) :: svatokrádež {m}
sacristy {n} (room in a church) :: sakristie {f}
sacroiliac {adj} (relating to the sacrum and ilium) :: sakroiliakální
sad {adj} (feeling sorrow) :: smutný
Saïda {prop} (port city in Lebanon) SEE: Sidon ::
saddle {n} (seat on an animal) :: sedlo {n}
saddle {n} (seat on a bicycle etc) :: sedlo {n}
saddle {n} (low point, in the shape of a saddle, between two hills) :: sedlo {n}
saddle {v} (to put a saddle on) :: osedlat {pf}
saddlemaker {n} (saddler) SEE: saddler ::
saddler {n} (someone who makes and repairs saddles) :: sedlář {m}
sadism {n} (psychology: the enjoyment of inflicting pain or humiliation) :: sadismus {m}
sadist {n} (one who derives pleasure through cruelty or pain to others) :: sadista {m}
sadistic {adj} (of a person) :: sadistický
sadly {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately ::
sadness {n} (state/emotion) :: smutek {m}
sad to say {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately ::
safari park {n} (zoo-like attraction) :: safari park
safe {adj} (not in danger) :: bezpečný
safe {adj} (free from risk) :: bezpečný {m}
safe {n} (box in which valuables can be locked for safekeeping) :: trezor {m}, sejf {m}
safecracker {n} (translation one who practices safecracking) :: kasař {m}
safely {adv} (in a safe manner) :: bezpečně
safe sex {n} (sexual activity that minize risks) :: bezpečný sex {m}
safety {n} (condition or feeling of being safe) :: bezpečí {n}, bezpečnost {f}
safety {n} (mechanism to prevent accidental firing) :: pojistka {f}
safety pin {n} (pin in the form of a clasp) :: zavírací špendlík {m}, [colloquial] sichrhajcka {f}
safflower {n} (plant) :: světlice {f}
saffron {n} (plant) :: šafrán {m}
saffron {n} (spice) :: šafrán {m}
saga {n} (Old Norse Icelandic prose) :: sága {f}
Saga {prop} (a prefecture in Japan) :: Saga {f}
Saga {prop} (a city in Saga Prefecture) :: Saga {f}
sagacity {n} (quality of being sage) :: moudrost {f}
sage {adj} (wise) :: moudrý, rozumný
sage {n} (wise person) :: mudrc {m}
sage {n} (plant) :: šalvěj {f}
sage {n} (herb used in cooking) :: šalvěj {f}
sago {n} (a powdered starch obtained from certain palms used as a food thickener) :: ságo {n}
sago {n} (any of the palms from which sago is extracted) :: ságovník {m}
Sahara {prop} (desert) :: Sahara {f}
Saharan {adj} (related to the Sahara desert) :: saharský
saiga {n} (antelope) :: sajka {f}, sajga {f}
sail {n} (a piece of fabric attached to a boat) :: plachta {f}
sail {n} (a trip in a boat) :: plavba {f}
sail {n} (the blade of a windmill) :: lopatka {f}
sail {n} (a tower-like structure found on the topside of a submarine) :: věž {f}
sail {v} (to ride in a boat, especially sailboat) :: plavit se, plout
sail {v} (to move briskly and gracefully through the air) :: plachtit, plout
sailboat {n} (a boat propelled by a sail) :: plachetnice {f}
sailing {n} (motion across water) :: plachtění {n}
sailing ship {n} (type of ship) :: plachetnice {f}
sailmaker {n} (occupation) :: výrobce plachet {m}
sailor {n} (worker on a ship) :: námořník {m}
sailplane {n} (sailplane) SEE: glider ::
saint {n} (person proclaimed as saint) :: svatý {m}, svatá {f}
saint {n} ((figuratively) a person with positive qualities) :: světec {m}
Saint {n} (title given to a saint) :: Svatý {m}, Svatá {m}
Saint Andrew's cross {n} (cross that has a form of two intersecting oblique bars) :: andrijin križ {m}
Saint Barbara {prop} (saint) :: Svatá Barbora {f}
Saint Bernard {n} (Saint Bernard breed of Dog) :: bernardýn {m}
Saint George {prop} (Patron saint of England and several other places) :: Svatý Jiří {m}
Saint Kitts and Nevis {prop} (a country in the Caribbean) :: Svatý Kryštof a Nevis {m}
Saint Lucia {prop} (country in the Caribbean) :: Svatá Lucie {f}
Saint Mary {prop} (the mother of Jesus Christ) :: Svatá Maria {f}
Saint Nicholas {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus ::
Saint Nicholas {prop} (4th-century Greek bishop, patron of children and marines) :: Svatý Mikuláš {m}
Saint Petersburg {prop} (city in Russia) :: Sankt Petěrburg {m}, Petrohrad {m}
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines {prop} (country in the Caribbean) :: Svatý Vincenc a Grenadiny
Saitama {prop} (a city of Japan) :: Saitama {f}
Sakhalin {prop} (island in Russia) :: Sachalin {m}
sakura {n} (cherry) SEE: cherry ::
sakura {n} (cherry tree) SEE: cherry tree ::
salaam alaikum {interj} (peace be upon you [Muslim greeting]) :: selam alejkum
salad {n} (food) :: salát {m}
Salafi {adj} (of or pertaining to Salafism) :: salafistický
salamander {n} (amphibian) :: salamandr {m}
salami {n} (penis) SEE: penis ::
salami {n} (sausage) :: salám {m}
salary {n} (fixed amount of money paid on monthly or annual basis) :: plat {m}, mzda {f}
sale {n} (exchange of goods or services for currency or credit) :: prodej {m}
sale {n} (sale of goods at reduced prices) :: výprodej {m}
saleable {adj} (suitable for sale) :: prodejný
salesperson {n} (person who sells) :: prodavač {m}
salicylate {n} (any salt or ester of salicylic acid) :: salicylan {m}, salicylát {m}
salicylic acid {n} (salicylic acid) :: kyselina salicylová {f}
saline {n} (solution) SEE: saline solution ::
saline solution {n} (solution) :: solný roztok {m}
saliva {n} (liquid secreted into the mouth) :: slina {f}
salivary {adj} (of or pertaining to saliva) :: slinný
salivary gland {n} (Any of exocrine glands producing saliva to break down carbohydrates in food enzymatically) :: slinná žláza {f}
salivate {v} (to produce saliva) :: slinit
salivation {n} (process of producint saliva) :: slinění {n}
sallow {adj} (yellowish) :: zažloutlý
sallow {n} (Salix caprea) :: vrba jíva, jíva
sally {n} (willow) SEE: willow ::
salmon {n} (fish) :: losos {m}
salmon {n} (colour) :: lososová {f}
salmonellosis {n} (disease) :: salmonelóza {f}
salmon trout {n} (rainbow trout) SEE: rainbow trout ::
salo {n} (non-rendered pig fat) :: sádlo {n}
salpingectomy {n} (operation) :: salpingektomie {f}
salpinx {n} (Fallopian tube) SEE: Fallopian tube ::
salsa {n} (dance) :: salsa {f}
salt {n} (sodium chloride) :: sůl {f}
salt {n} (compound of an acid and a base) :: sůl {f}
salt {n} (additional bytes inserted into an encryption) :: sůl {f}
salt {adj} (salty) :: slaný
salt {adj} (saline) :: solný {m}
salt {v} (to add salt to) :: solit, osolit
salt cellar {n} (container holding salt for use in the kitchen or on a dining table) :: solnička {f}, slánka {f}
salt cod {n} (Cod that has been dried and salted) :: solená treska {f}, solená ryba {f}
saltiness {n} (property of being, or tasting, salty) :: slanost {f}
saltire {n} (Saint Andrew's cross) SEE: Saint Andrew's cross ::
salt lick {n} (block of salt) :: liz
salt shaker {n} (a small container designed to hold salt and facilitate sprinkling) :: slánka {f}, solnička {f}
salt water {n} (brine) SEE: brine ::
salty {adj} (tasting of salt) :: slaný
salty dog {n} (seadog) SEE: seadog ::
salubrious {adj} (promoting health) :: léčivý, zdraví prospěšný
salutation {n} (greeting) :: pozdrav {m}
salute {v} :: salutovat, zdravit
Salvadoran {n} (a person from El Salvador) :: Salvadorec {m}
Salvadoran {adj} (of or pertaining to El Salvador) :: salvadorský
Salvadorian {n} (Salvadoran) SEE: Salvadoran ::
Salvadorian {adj} (Salvadoran) SEE: Salvadoran ::
salvation {n} (the process of being saved (religion)) :: spása
Salzburg {prop} (state) :: Salcbursko {n}, Solnohradsko {n}
Salzburg {prop} (capital) :: Salcburk {m}, Solnohrad {m}
Salzburgian {adj} (of Salzburg) :: salcburský
samarium {n} (chemical element) :: samarium {n}
samba {n} (Brazilian ballroom dance) :: samba {f}
sambadrome {n} (exhibition place for samba schools in Brazil) :: sambodrom {m}
same {adj} (not different as regards self; identical) :: tentýž {m}
same {adj} (similar, alike) :: stejný {m}
same {pron} (the identical thing) :: tentýž {m}
same {pron} (something similar, something of the identical type) :: stejný {m}
sameness {n} (quality of being the same) :: stejnost {f}
same old story {n} (the repetition of an annoying occurrence) :: pořád ta samá písnička
same-sex marriage {n} (gay marriage) SEE: gay marriage ::
same to you {phrase} (I wish to you what you have just wished to me) :: nápodobně
samizdat {n} (underground publishing) :: samizdat {m}
Samoa {prop} (Independent State of Samoa) :: Samoa
Samoan {n} (person) :: Samojec {m}, Samojka {m}
Samoan {n} (Samoan language) :: samojština {f}
Samoan {adj} (of or pertaining to Samoa) :: samojský
Samogitia {prop} (Samogitia) :: Žmuď {f}, Žemaitsko {n}
samovar {n} (metal urn with a spigot, for boiling water for making tea) :: samovar {m}
Samoyed {n} (person) :: Samojed {m}
Samoyed {n} (dog) :: samojed {m}
Samoyedic {prop} (group of languages) :: samojedské jazyky {p}
sample {n} (part taken for inspection) :: vzorek {m}
sample {v} (to take or to test a sample or samples of) :: vzorkovat
sample mean {n} (mean) :: výběrový průměr {m}
sampling {n} (measurement, at regular intervals, of the amplitude of a varying waveform in order to convert it to digital form) :: vzorkování {n}
Samsung {prop} (South Korean conglomerate company) :: Samsung
Samuel {prop} (male given name) :: Samuel
Samuel {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Samuel
Samuel {prop} (biblical person) :: Samuel
samurai {n} (feudal Japanese warrior) :: samuraj {m}
Sana'a {prop} (capital of Yemen) :: San'á
sanatorium {n} (institution that treats chronic diseases, and provides supervised recuperation and convalescence) :: sanatorium {n}, ozdravovna {f}
sanction {n} (penalty, coercive measure) :: sankce {f}
sanctity {n} (holiness) SEE: holiness ::
sanctuary {n} (place of safety or protection) :: útočiště {n}
sanctuary {n} (consecrated area) :: svatyně {f}
sand {n} (finely ground rock) :: písek {m}
sand {n} (beach) :: pláž {f}
sand {n} (courage) :: kuráž {f}
sandal {n} (type of footwear) :: sandál {m}
sandal {n} (sandalwood) SEE: sandalwood ::
sandalwood {n} (any of various tropical trees of the genus Santalum) :: santal {m}
sandalwood {n} (the aromatic heartwood of the trees of the genus Santalum) :: santal {m}
sandbox {n} (box with sand for children) :: pískoviště {n}
sandbox {n} (wiki sandbox) :: pískoviště
sandgrouse {n} (birds in the family Pteroclididae) :: stepokur
sand martin {n} (bird) :: břehule {f}
sandpaper {n} (paper coated with abrasive material) :: smirkový papír {m}
sandpiper {n} (bird of the family Scolopacidae) :: pisík {m-an}
sandpit {n} (children's play area) :: pískoviště {n}
sandstone {n} (sand/clay sedimentary rock) :: pískovec {m}
sandstorm {n} (strong wind carrying clouds of sand) :: písečná bouře {f}
sandwich {n} (snack consisting of two slices of bread) :: sendvič {m}
sangoma {n} (witch doctor) SEE: witch doctor ::
sanguinary {adj} (accompanied by bloodshed) :: krvavý
sanguinary {adj} (eager for bloodshed) :: krvelačný, krvežíznivý
sanguinary {adj} (consisting of or similar to blood) :: krvavý
sanguine {adj} (having the colour of blood; red) :: krvavě rudý, rudý
sanguine {adj} (having a bodily constitution characterised by a preponderance of blood over the other bodily humours) :: sangvinický
sanguine {adj} (warm; ardent) :: živý, vznětlivý, horkokrevný
sanguine {adj} (anticipating the best) :: optimistický
sanguivorous {adj} (feeding on blood) :: krevsající, sangvivorní, hematofágní
sanicle {n} (plant) :: žindava {f}
sanitary {adj} (of health) :: sanitární
sanitary {adj} (hygienic) :: sanitární
sanitize {v} (to free from microorganisms) :: sanitovat {impf}
San Marino {prop} (Republic of San Marino) :: San Marino {n}
sans {prep} (without) SEE: without ::
Sanskrit {n} (language) :: sanskrt {m}
sans serif {adj} (without serifs) :: bezpatkový {m}
Santa {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus ::
Santa Claus {prop} (fictional figure) :: Santa Claus {m}, Ježíšek {m}
sap {n} (juice of plant) :: míza {f}
sapiential {adj} (containing or conferring wisdom) :: sapienciální, mudroslovný
sapper {n} (one who saps; combat engineer) :: ženista {m}
sapphire {n} (gem) :: safír {m}
sapphire {n} (type of hummingbird) :: kolibřík modrobradý
Sara {prop} (female given name) SEE: Sarah ::
sarafan {n} (a traditional long, trapeze-shaped Russian pinafore worn by women and girls.) :: sarafán {m}
Sarah {prop} (the wife of Abraham) :: Sára {f}
Sarah {prop} (given name from Hebrew) :: Sára {f}
Sarajevo {prop} (city) :: Sarajevo {n}
Sarandë {prop} (city) :: Saranda {f}
Saraswati {prop} (the Hindu goddess) :: Sarasvatí {f}
Saratov {prop} (city) :: Saratov {m}
sarcasm {n} (derision, facetiousness) :: sarkasmus {m}
sarcastic {adj} (Containing sarcasm) :: sarkastický
sarcoma {n} (type of malignant tumor) :: sarkom {m}
sarcophagus {n} (coffin) :: sarkofág {m}
sardine {n} (fish) :: sardinka {f}
Sardinia {prop} (island of Italy) :: Sardinie {f}
Sardinian {prop} (language) :: sardština {f}, sardinština {f}
Sardinian {adj} (relating to Sardinia) :: sardinský
Sardinian {n} (person from Sardinia) :: Sardiňan {m}
Sargasso Sea {prop} (an elongated area in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean) :: Sargasové moře {n}
sarge {n} (colloquial form of sergeant) :: serža {m}
Saronic Gulf {prop} (gulf in Greece) :: Saronský záliv {m-in}
Saronic Islands {prop} (Greek islands) :: Saronské ostrovy {m-p}, Sarónské ostrovy {m-p}
sashimi {n} (dish of slices of raw fish or meat) :: sašimi
Satan {prop} (the Devil) :: Satan
Satanism {n} (devil worship) :: satanismus
Satanism {n} (a religion founded by Anton Szandor LaVey) :: satanismus
satchel {n} (bag or case with one or two shoulder straps) :: aktovka {f} (for pupils), brašna {f}
satellite {n} (a body orbiting a larger one) :: družice {f}
satellite {n} (man-made apparatus designed to be placed in orbit around a celestial body) :: satelit {m}, družice {f}
satiated {adj} (pleasantly full) :: sytý
satire {n} (literary technique) :: satira {f}
satiric {adj} (satirical) SEE: satirical ::
satirical {adj} (of or pertaining to satire) :: satirický
satisfaction {n} (fulfillment of a need or desire) :: uspokojení {n}
satisfactorily {adv} (in satisfactory manner) :: uspokojivě
satisfactory {adj} (adequate or sufficient) :: uspokojivý
satisfied {adj} (in a state of satisfaction) :: spokojený {m}
satisfy {v} (to meet needs, to fulfill) :: uspokojit, vyhovět
Saturday {n} (day of the week) :: sobota {f}
Saturn {prop} (planet) :: Saturn {m}
Saturn {prop} (god) :: Saturn {m}
sauce {n} (liquid condiment) :: omáčka {f}
saucepan {n} (deep cooking vessel) :: kastrol {m}
saucer {n} (small dish) :: podšálek {m}
saucy {adj} (impertinent or disrespectful) :: oprsklý
saucy {adj} (impudently bold) :: oprsklý
saucy {adj} (mildly erotic) :: šťavnatý
Saudi {prop} (Saudi Arabia) SEE: Saudi Arabia ::
Saudi Arabia {prop} (country in the Middle East) :: Saúdská Arábie {f}
Saudi Arabian {n} (person from Saudi Arabia) :: Saúdský Arab {m}
Saudi Arabian {adj} (pertaining to Saudi Arabia) :: saúdskoarabský
sauerkraut {n} (a dish made by fermenting finely chopped cabbage) :: kysané zelí {n}
sauerkraut soup {n} (sauerkraut soup) :: zelňačka {f}
Saul {prop} (first king of Israel) :: Saul {m}
Saul {prop} (original name of Paul) :: Saul {m}, Šaul {m}, Šavel {m}
sauna {n} (sauna room or house) :: sauna {f}
sausage {n} (a food made of minced meat packed into a tubular casing) :: klobása {f}
sausage {n} (small, uncooked) :: párek {m}, vuřt {m}
sausage casing {n} (membrane into which filling of a sausage is stuffed) :: střívko {n}
Sava {prop} (river) :: Sáva {f}
savage {n} (uncivilized or feral person) :: divoch {m}
savanna {n} (tropical grassland with scattered trees) :: savana {f}
save {v} (to help someone to survive, or rescue someone) :: zachránit
save {v} (to store for future use) :: uložit, spořit
save {v} (computing: to write a file to a storage medium) :: uložit
saving {n} (something that is saved) :: úspory {f-p}
savings account {n} (account that yields a better interest than a current account) :: spořící účet {m}
savings bank {n} (financial institution) :: spořitelna {f}
savior {n} (a person who saves someone, rescues another from harm) :: zachránce {m}
savory {n} (herb of genus Satureja) :: saturejka {f}
savvy {adj} (well-informed and perceptive) :: vnímavý {m}, důvtipný {m}, řídící se zdravým rozumem, chytrý {m}
savvy {v} ((informal) to understand) :: rozumět {impf}, dovtípit se {pf}
saw {n} (tool) :: pila {f}
sawbones {n} (surgeon) :: řezník {m}
sawdust {n} (dust created by sawing) :: piliny {f-p}
sawhorse {n} (a device used to temporarily raise and support pieces of material) :: koza {f}
sawmill {n} (machine, building or company) :: pila {f}
Saxon {n} (member of Saxon tribe) :: Sas {m}
Saxon {n} (native or inhabitant of Saxony) :: Sas {m}
Saxony {prop} (state) :: Sasko
Saxony-Anhalt {prop} (state) :: Sasko-Anhaltsko {n}
saxophone {n} (a musical instrument of the woodwind family) :: saxofon {m}
saxophonist {n} (person who plays or practices with the saxophone) :: saxofonista {m}, saxofonistka {f}
say {v} (to pronounce) :: říct {impf}, povědět {pf}
say {v} (to communicate verbally or in writing) :: říct
say {v} (to indicate in a written form) :: říct
say {v} (to say) SEE: tell ::
say goodbye {v} (wish someone farewell upon their leaving) :: loučit se {impf}
saying {n} (proverb or maxim) :: rčení {n}, přísloví {n}
sayonara {interj} (goodbye, adieu) SEE: farewell ::
saz {n} (baglama) :: saz
scab {n} (incrustation over a wound) :: strup {m}
scab {n} (group of diseases of potatoes) :: strupovitost {f}
scab {n} (scabies) SEE: scabies ::
scabbard {n} (the sheath of a sword) :: pochva {f}
scabies {n} (an infestation of parasitic mites, Sarcoptes scabiei) :: svrab {m}
scaffold {n} (structure made of scaffolding for workers to stand on) :: lešení {n}
scaffold {n} (platform for executions) :: šibenice {f}
scaffolding {n} (system of tubes or poles used to support people and material) :: lešení {n}
scalability {n} (property of being scalable) :: škálovatelnost {f}
scalar {adj} (having magnitude) :: skalární {m}
scalar {n} (quantity with magnitude) :: skalár {m}
scalar field {n} (mathematical function) :: skalární pole {n}
scalar product {n} (product of two vectors) :: skalární součin {m}
scale {n} (sequence for measurement) :: stupnice {f}
scale {n} (ratio of distances) :: měřítko {n}
scale {n} (series of notes) :: stupnice {f}
scale {n} (keratin pieces covering the skin of certain animals) :: šupina {f}
scale {n} (flaky material sloughed off heated metal) :: okuj {f}
scale {n} (ladder) SEE: ladder ::
scale {n} (device) SEE: scales ::
scales {n} (device for weighing goods for sale) :: váhy {f-p}
scalp {n} (bed of shellfish) SEE: scaup ::
scalp {v} (to remove part of the head) :: skalpovat
scalpel {n} (small straight knife) :: skalpel {m}
scalper {n} (one who sells tickets unofficially) :: překupník {m}
scaly anteater {n} (pangolin) SEE: pangolin ::
scam {n} (fraudulent deal) :: podvod {m}
scan {v} (create a digital copy of an image using a scanner) :: skenovat
scandal {n} (incident that brings disgrace) :: skandál {m}, hamba {f}
Scandinavia {prop} (Denmark, Norway, and Sweden) :: Skandinávie {f}
Scandinavia {prop} (Scandinavian Peninsula) SEE: Scandinavian Peninsula ::
Scandinavian {n} (someone from Scandinavia) :: Skandinávec {m}, Skandinávka {f}
Scandinavian {adj} (of Scandinavia) :: skandinávský
Scandinavian Peninsula {prop} (peninsula in Northern Europe, see also: Scandinavia) :: Skandinávie {f}
scandium {n} (chemical element) :: skandium
scanner {n} (device which scans documents) :: skener {m}
scant {adj} (very little) :: pramalý {m}
scanty {adj} (sparing, niggardly) SEE: niggardly ::
scape {n} (leafless stalk) :: stvol {m}
scapegoat {n} (a goat imbued with the sins of the people) :: obětní beránek {m}
scapegoat {n} (someone punished for someone else's error(s)) :: obětní beránek {m}
scapula {n} (large flat bone) SEE: shoulder blade ::
scapular {n} (a short cloak with an embroidered image of a saint) :: škapulíř {m}
scapular {n} (devotional object) :: škapulíř {m}
scar {n} (cliff) SEE: cliff ::
scar {n} (permanent mark on the skin) :: jizva {f}
scar {v} (to mark the skin permanently) :: zjizvit
scarce {adj} :: vzácný {m}
scarcely {adv} (probably not) :: sotva
scarcely {adv} (certainly not) :: sotva
scarcely {adv} (almost not, by a small margin) :: sotva
scarcity {n} (the condition of something being scarce or deficient) :: nedostatek {m}
scarcity {n} (an inadequate amount of something; a shortage) :: nedostatek {m}
scare {v} (to frighten) :: polekat, postrašit, vyděsit, vylekat
scarecrow {n} (an effigy made to scare the birds away) :: strašák {m}
scared {adj} (afraid, frightened) :: vystrašený
scarf {n} (long garment worn around the neck) :: šála {f}
scarf {n} (headscarf) SEE: headscarf ::
scarlatina {n} (scarlet fever) SEE: scarlet fever ::
scarlet {n} (colour) :: šarlatová barva, purpur
scarlet fever {n} (streptococcal infection) :: spála {f}
scary {adj} (causing, or able to cause, fright) :: děsivý
scathing {adj} (harshly or bitterly critical) :: kousavý {m}
scatter {v} (to scatter) SEE: disperse ::
scatterbrain {n} (A flighty, disorganized or forgetful person.) :: popleta {m}
scatterbrained {adj} (having the qualities of scatterbrain) :: lehkomyslný
scattered {adj} (Randomly distributed) :: roztroušený {m}
scattering {n} (physical process) :: rozptyl {m}
scaup {n} (diving-duck) :: polák
scavenger {n} (animal feeding on decaying matter) :: mrchožrout {m}
scavenger hunt {n} (game) :: bojovka {f}, bojová hra {f}
scene {n} ((theater) the stage) SEE: stage ::
scene {n} (the location of an event that attracts attention) :: scéna {f}
scene {n} (landscape, scenery) SEE: scenery ::
scenery {n} (view, natural features, landscape) :: scenérie {f}
scenery {n} (stage backdrops, property and other items on a stage that give the impression of the location of the scene) :: kulisy {f-p}
scent {n} (distinctive odour or smell) :: vůně {f}
sceptre {n} (ornamental staff) :: žezlo {n}
schadenfreude {n} (malicious enjoyment derived from observing someone else's misfortune) :: škodolibost {f}
schedule {n} (time-based plan of events) :: rozvrh {m}, harmonogram {m}
scheduling {n} (function) :: rozvrhování {n}
Scheherazade {prop} (female given name) :: Šeherezáda {f}, Šahrazád {f}
Scheldt {prop} (river) :: Šelda
schema {n} (An outline or image universally applicable to a general conception) :: schéma {n}
scheme {n} (a systematic plan of future action) :: plán {m}
scheme {n} (chart or diagram) :: schéma {n}
schemer {n} (he who plots secret, devious plans) :: pletichář {m}
schilling {n} (old currency of Austria) :: šilink {m}
schistosomiasis {n} (various diseases) :: schistosomóza
schizogony {n} (protozoan asexual reproduction) :: schizogonie {f}
schizoid personality disorder {n} (personality disorder) :: schizoidní porucha osobnosti
schizophrenia {n} (mental disorder) :: schizofrenie {f}
schizophrenic {adj} (of a person: afflicted with schizophrenia) :: schizofrenní
schizophrenic {n} (a person suffering from schizophrenia) :: schizofrenik {m}
Schleswig-Holstein {prop} (state) :: Šlesvicko-Holštýnsko {n}
schnauzer {n} (breed of dog) :: knírač {m}
schnitzel {n} (a meat dish) :: řízek {m}, šnycl {m}
schnoz {n} (schnozzle) SEE: schnozzle ::
schnozzle {n} (slang: human nose, especially large one) :: frňák {m}
scholar {n} (specialist in a particular branch of knowledge) :: učenec {m}
scholarship {n} (study allowance) :: stipendium {n}
school {n} (a group of fish in body of water etc...) :: hejno {n}
school {n} (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning) :: škola {f}
school {n} (college or university) :: škola {f}
school {n} (a department/institute at a college or university) :: škola {f}
school {n} ((collectively) the followers of a particular doctrine) :: škola {f}
schoolboy {n} (young male student) :: školák {m}
schoolgirl {n} (girl attending school) :: školačka {f}, žákyně {f}, žačka {f}
schoolie {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher ::
schoolmate {n} (person who attended school with the subject) :: spolužák {m}
schoolteacher {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher ::
school year {n} (academic year of a school) :: školní rok {m}
schooner {n} (sailing ship) :: škuner {m}
Schrödinger's cat {prop} (thought experiment) :: Schrödingerova kočka {f}
schwa {n} (schwa) :: šva {f}
sciatica {n} (neuralgia of the sciatic nerve) :: ischias {m}, houser {m}
sciatic nerve {n} (large nerve) :: sedací nerv {m}
science {n} (collective discipline of learning acquired through the scientific method) :: věda {f}
science {n} (particular discipline or branch of learning) :: věda {f}
scientia potentia est {proverb} (knowledge is power) SEE: knowledge is power ::
scientific {adj} (of or having to do with science) :: vědecký {m}
scientifically {adv} (using science or methods of science) :: vědecky
scientificity {n} (quality or state of being scientific) :: vědeckost {f}
scientific method {n} (method of discovering knowledge) :: vědecká metoda {f}
scientific name {n} (formal name) :: vědecký název {m}
scientist {n} (one whose activities make use of the scientific method) :: vědec {m}
Scientologist {n} (follower of Scientology) :: scientolog {m}
Scientology {prop} (belief system developed by L. Ron Hubbard) :: scientologie {f}
scimitar {n} (sword with curved blade) :: turecká šavle {m}, šavle {m}, šimitar {m}, šamšír {m}
sciolist {n} (self-proclaimed expert with little understanding) :: polovzdělanec, nedouk
scion {n} (descendant) :: potomek {m}
scion {n} ((detached) shoot or twig) :: roub {m}
scion {n} (heir to a throne) :: následník {m}
scissors {n} (tool used for cutting) :: nůžky {f-p}
scold {v} (rebuke) :: kárat {impf}, nadávat {impf}
scoliosis {n} (condition in which there is abnormal lateral curvature of the spine) :: skolióza {f}
scooter {n} (foot-propelled vehicle) :: ["wheel-runner"] koloběžka {f}
scooter {n} (motor-scooter) :: skútr
scope {n} (breadth, depth or reach of a subject; a domain) :: rozsah {m}
scope {v} (To perform a cursory investigation) :: prohlédnout, shlédnout
-scope {suffix} (suffix to name viewing instruments) :: -skop
scops owl {n} (Otus scops) :: výreček malý {m}
scops owl {n} (bird of the genus Otus) :: výreček {m}
score {v} (to score) SEE: strike ::
score {n} (number of points earned) :: skóre {n}
score {n} (sheet music showing all parts) :: partitura {f}
score {v} (to earn points in a game) :: skórovat, bodovat
scores {pron} (many) SEE: many ::
scorn {v} (to feel contempt or disdain for something or somebody) :: opovrhovat, pohrdat
scorn {v} (to scoff or express contempt) :: opovrhovat {impf}, pohrdat {impf}
scorn {v} (to reject) :: odmítat {impf}
scorn {n} (contempt, disdain) :: opovržení {n}
scornful {adj} (showing scorn or disrespect; contemptuous) :: pohrdavý {f}
scorpion {n} (any of various arachnids of the order Scorpiones) :: štír {m}
Scot {n} (a person born in or native to Scotland) :: Skot {m}, Skotka {f}
Scotch argus {n} (butterfly) :: okáč kluběnkový {m}
Scotch crow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow ::
Scotch tape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape ::
scoter {n} (bird) :: turpan
Scotland {prop} (country in northwest Europe to the north of England) :: Skotsko
Scots {n} (Lowland Scots language) :: skotština {f}
Scots {adj} (Scottish) :: skotský {m}
Scots Gaelic {n} (Scottish Gaelic) SEE: Scottish Gaelic ::
Scotswoman {n} (a woman from Scotland) :: Skotka {f}
Scottish {adj} (of a person) :: skotský {m}
Scottish {adj} (of a thing or concept) :: skotský {m}
Scottish {n} (the people of Scotland) :: Skoti {m-p}, Skotové {m-p}
Scottish Gaelic {n} (The Gaelic language of Scotland) :: skotská gaelština {f}
scoundrel {n} (villain) :: gauner {m}
scourge {n} (a whip often of leather) :: bič {m}, důtky, karabáč {m}
scout {n} (person sent out to gain and bring in tidings) :: zvěd {m}
scout {n} (member of the scout movement) :: skaut {m}
scouting {n} (the Scouting movement) :: skauting {m}
scowl {n} (wrinkling of the brows or face) :: zakabonění se
scowl {v} (to wrinkle the brows) :: kabonit se, zamračit se
scramble {v} (to move hurriedly to a location using all limbs against a surface) :: lézt
scrap {n} (small leftover piece) :: útržek {m}
scrap {n} (leftover food) :: zbytky {m}
scrap {n} (discarded metal) :: šrot {m}
scrape {v} (draw an object along while exerting pressure) :: škrábat
scrape {v} (cause to be in a certain state by scraping) :: škrábat
scrape {v} (injure by scraping) :: škrábat
scraper {n} (an instrument by which anything is scraped) :: škrabka {f}
scrap paper {n} (used paper, to be reused for jotting notes) :: konceptní papír
scrapyard {n} (a junkyard, a place where scrap is stored, discarded or resold) :: šrotiště {n}
scratch {v} (to rub a surface with a sharp object) :: škrábat {impf}
scratch {n} (disruption or mark on a surface) :: škrábanec {m}
scrawny {adj} (Thin, malnourished and weak) :: vychrtlý {m}
scream {n} (loud exclamation) :: výkřik {m}
scream {v} (to make the sound of a scream) :: vykřiknout, křičet, ječet
scree {n} (loose stony debris on a slope) :: osyp
screech owl {n} (Megascops) :: výreček {m}
screech owl {n} (Tyto alba) SEE: western barn owl ::
screen {n} (physical divider) :: zástěna {f}
screen {n} (viewing area of electronic output device) :: obrazovka {f}
screen {n} (mining: stone classification device) :: síto {n}
screen {n} (printing: stencil upon framed mesh) :: síto {n}
screencap {n} (screenshot) SEE: screenshot ::
screen printing {n} (printing method) :: sítotisk {m}
screensaver {n} :: spořič obrazovky {m}
screenshot {n} (image of computer screen output) :: snímek obrazovky {m}
screenwriter {n} (one who writes for the screen) :: scénárista {m}
screw {n} (simple machine) :: šroub {m}, vrut {m}
screw {n} (fastener) :: vrut {m}
screw {v} (to connect or assemble pieces using a screw) :: šroubovat
screw {v} (to have sexual intercourse with) :: šoustat
screwdriver {n} (tool) :: šroubovák {m}
screw thread {n} (helical ridge or groove) :: závit {m}
screw up {v} (to tighten or secure with screws) :: zašroubovat {pf}
screw up {v} (to raise to extortionate levels) :: našponovat {pf}, vyhnat {pf}, přemrštit {pf}, šponovat {impf}, šroubovat {impf}
screw up {v} (colloquial: to make a mess of; to ruin) :: zorat {pf}, zbodat {pf}, zpackat {pf}, podělat {pf}
scribe {n} (one who writes; a draughtsman) :: pisař {m}
script {n} (text of the dialogue and action for a drama) :: scénář {m}
script {n} (procedure or program in computing) :: skript {m}
scripting language {n} :: skriptovací jazyk {m}
scripture {n} (any sacred writing or book) :: posvátná kniha {f}
Scripture {prop} (Bible) SEE: Bible ::
scriptwriter {n} (screenwriter) SEE: screenwriter ::
scrofulous {adj} (morally degenerate; corrupt) SEE: corrupt ::
scroll {n} (roll of paper or parchment) :: svitek {m}
scroll {v} ((Computing) to change one's view of data on a computer's display) :: skrolovat
scroll bar {n} (graphical widget) :: posuvník {m}
scroll wheel {n} (disc used for scrolling) :: skrolovací kolečko {n}
scrooge {n} (miserly person) :: držgrešle {m}, skrblík {m}, lakomec {m}
scrotum {n} (the bag of the skin and muscle that contains the testicles) :: šourek {m}
scrounge {n} (scrounger) SEE: scrounger ::
scrounger {n} (one who scrounges) :: příživník {m}
scrub {n} (cancellation) SEE: cancellation ::
scrum {n} (a tightly-packed and disorderly crowd of people) :: dav {m}, skrumáž {f}, nával {m}
scrum {n} ((rugby) all the forwards joined together in an organised way) :: mlýn {m}
scrum-half {n} (rugby player) :: mlýnová spojka {f}, mlýnovka {f}
scrummage {n} (rugby formation of all forwards) SEE: scrum ::
scrummage {v} (engage in a scrum (in rugby)) :: utvořit mlýn
scrupulous {adj} (having scruples) :: skrupulózní
scrutinise {v} (scrutinize) SEE: scrutinize ::
scrutinize {v} (to examine with great care) :: prohlédnout
scrutore {n} (escritoire) SEE: escritoire ::
scud {n} (gust of wind) :: [literary and poetic] poryv {m}
scuffle {n} (rough, disorderly fight or struggle at close quarters) :: rvačka {f}
sculptor {n} (a person who sculpts) :: sochař {m}
sculpture {n} (art of sculpting) :: sochařství {n}
sculpture {n} (work of art created by sculpting) :: socha {f}
scumbag {n} (condom) SEE: condom ::
scumble {n} (opaque kind of glaze) :: lazura {f}
scurf {n} (flakes of skin) :: lupy {m-p}
scurvy {n} (deficiency of vitamin C) :: kurděje {f}
scutch grass {n} (couch grass) SEE: couch grass ::
scythe {n} (farm tool) :: kosa {f}
scythe {v} (to cut with a scythe) :: kosit
Scythia {prop} (region of Central Eurasia) :: Skythie {f}
Scythian {n} (an inhabitant of Scythia) :: Skyt {m}, Skyth {m}
Scythian {adj} (relating to Scythia or Scythians) :: skytský {m}
sea {n} (body of water) :: moře {n}
sea anemone {n} (polyp) :: sasanka {f}
seabed {n} (floor or bottom of the sea or ocean) :: mořské dno {n}
sea buckthorn {n} (shrub of the genus Hippophae) :: rakytník řešetlákový {m}
sea cow {n} (marine mammal of the order Sirenia) :: ochechule {f}
seadog {n} (sailor accustomed to the sea) :: [lit.: sea wolf] mořský vlk {m}
sea eagle {n} (Haliaeetus albicilla) SEE: white-tailed eagle ::
seafarer {n} (sailor) SEE: sailor ::
seafarer {n} (one who travels by sea) :: mořeplavec {m}
seagull {n} (bird of the family Laridae) :: racek {m}
sea holly {n} (Eryngium maritimum) :: máčka přímořská {f}
sea holly {n} (Eryngium) :: máčka {f}
sea horse {n} (walrus) SEE: walrus ::
sea horse {n} (fish) :: mořský koník {m}
seal {n} (pinniped) :: lachtan {m}, tuleň {m}
seal {n} (stamp used to impress a design on a soft substance) :: pečeť {f}
seal {n} (design or insignia associated with organization or official role) :: pečeť {f}
seal {n} (something which will be visibly damaged when a covering or container is opened) :: pečeť {f}
seal {n} (chakra) SEE: chakra ::
sea legs {n} (crab stick) SEE: crab stick ::
sea lion {n} (member of the Otariidae family) :: lachtan {m}
seaman {n} (mariner or sailor) :: námořník {m}
seamstress {n} (a woman who sews clothes professionally) :: švadlena {f}
Sea of Azov {prop} (sea) :: Azovské moře {n}
Sea of Japan {prop} (the sea between Japan and the rest of Asia) :: Japonské moře {n}
Sea of Okhotsk {prop} (sea) :: Ochotské moře {n}
sea-parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin ::
seaplane {n} (an aircraft) :: hydroplán {m}
search {v} (to search) SEE: look ::
search {n} (an attempt to find something) :: hledání {n}
search {v} (to look throughout (a place) for something) :: hledat {impf}
search {v} ((followed by "for") to look thoroughly) :: hledat
search engine {n} (application that searches for data) :: vyhledávač {m}
search tree {n} (tree data structure) :: vyhledávací strom {m}
seashell {n} (shell) :: schránka {f}, mušle {f}
sea-sickness {n} (seasickness) SEE: seasickness ::
seasickness {n} (a feeling of nausea caused by the motion of a ship) :: mořská nemoc {f}
seaside {adj} (related to a seaside) :: přímořský
season {n} (quarter of a year) :: roční období {n}
season {n} (part of year with something special) :: období {n}, sezóna {f}
season {n} (a group of episodes) :: sezóna {f}
season {v} (to flavour food) :: okořenit
seasonal {adj} (of, related to or reliant on a season) :: sezónní
seasoning {n} (cooking ingredient) :: koření {n}
seat {n} (place in which to sit) :: místo
seat belt {n} (restraining belt) :: bezpečnostní pás {m}
seat reservation ticket {n} (ticket with guaranteed firm seating) :: místenka {m}
sea turtle {n} (any turtle that inhabits oceans) :: mořská želva {f}
sea urchin {n} (any of many marine echinoderms of the class Echinoidea) :: mořský ježek {m}, ježovka {f}
seaweed {n} (marine plants and algae) :: chaluha {f}
Sebastian {prop} (given name) :: Šebestián {m}
secant {n} (in geometry) :: sečna {f}
secant {n} (in trigonometry) :: sekans {m}
secede {v} (To split from or to withdraw from membership of a political union, an alliance or an organisation) :: vystoupit {pf}
secession {n} (The act of seceding) :: secese {f}
secluded {adj} (in seclusion, isolated, remote) :: odloučený
second {adj} (second (numeral)) :: druhý
second {adj} (that which comes after the first) :: druhý {m}
second {n} (manufactured item that fails to meet quality control standards) :: druhá jakost {f}, druhák {m}
second {n} (one-sixtieth of a minute; SI unit of time) :: vteřina {f}, sekunda {f}
second {n} (unit of angular measure) :: vteřina, úhlová vteřina {f}
second {n} (short, indeterminate amount of time) :: okamžik {m}, chvilka {f}, vteřina {f}, sekunda {f}
second {n} (attendant of a duel or boxing match standing in for a contestant) :: sekundant {m}
secondary market {n} (part of financial market) :: sekundární trh {m}
secondary smoking {n} (passive smoking) SEE: passive smoking ::
second cousin {n} (grandnephew or grandniece of a grandparent) :: vlastník {m}, vlastnice {f}
Second French Empire {prop} (empire ruled by Napoleon III) :: Druhé Francouzské císařství {n}
second last {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate ::
second lieutenant {n} (the rank below a lieutenant) :: poručík (m)
second nature {n} (mindset) :: druhá přirozenost {f}
second person {n} (the form of a verb used when the subject of a sentence is the audience) :: druhá osoba {f}
second to last {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate ::
second wind {n} (renewed feeling of energy) :: druhý dech {m}
Second World War {prop} (World War II) SEE: World War II ::
secrecy {n} (concealment) :: utajení {n}
secret {n} (knowledge that is hidden) :: tajemství {n}
secret {adj} (being or kept hidden.) :: tajný {m}
secret admirer {n} (romantic admirer) :: tajný ctitel {m}
secret agent {n} (member of an intelligence agency whose identity or affiliation is kept confidential) :: tajný agent {m}
secretary {n} (person keeping records and handling clerical work) :: sekretář {m}, sekretářka {f}
secretary {n} (head of a department of government) :: ministr {m}
secretary {n} (leading or managerial position in certain organizations) :: tajemník {m}
secrete {v} ((transitive) produce by secretion) :: vylučovat
secretion {n} (act of secreting) :: vylučování {n}, sekrece {f}
secretive {adj} (having an inclination to secrecy) :: tajnůstkářský {m}, sekreční
secretly {adv} (in a secret manner) :: tajně
sect {n} (religious movement) :: sekta {f}
sectarian {adj} (dogmatic or partisan) :: sektářský
section {n} (cutting, part cut out) :: řez {m}
section {n} (part of a document) :: oddíl {m}; paragraf {m} [law]
sector {n} (part of circle) :: výseč {f}
sector {n} (fixed-sized unit of sequential data storage) :: sektor {m}
secular {adj} (not specifically religious) :: světský
secure {v} (To make secure) :: jistit, zajistit
security {n} (condition of not being threatened) :: bezpečí {n}, bezpečnost {f}, jistota {f}, zajištění {n}
security {n} (organization or department responsible for providing security) :: ostraha {f}
security {n} (finance: tradeable financial asset) :: cenný papír {m}
security {n} (finance: property temporarily relinquished) :: zástava {f}, záruka {f}
Security Council {prop} (UN Security Council) SEE: UN Security Council ::
security hole {n} (security vulnerability in a computer system) :: bezpečnostní díra {f}
security service {n} (government organisation established to protect its nation and its secrets from enemies) :: zpravodajská služba {f}
sedation {n} (act) :: sedace {f}
sedative {n} (an agent or drug that sedates) :: sedativum {n}
sedative {adj} (calming, soothing, inducing sleep, tranquilizing) :: sedativní
sedentary {adj} (not moving, not migratory) :: usedlý {m}
sedentary {adj} (not moving much; sitting around) :: sedavý {m}
sediment {n} (collection of small particles) :: usazenina {f}
sedimentary rock {n} (one of the major groups of rock that makes up the crust of the Earth) :: usazená hornina {f}, sedimentární hornina {f}
seduce {v} (to beguile or lure someone away from duty, accepted principles, or proper conduct; to lead astray) :: svést
seduce {v} (to entice or induce someone to engage in a sexual relationship) :: svést
seducer {n} (someone who seduces, especially a man who seduces a woman) :: svůdce {m}
seduction {n} (act of seducing) :: svádění {n}
seductive {adj} (attractive, alluring, tempting) :: svůdný {m}, vábivý, lákavý
seductress {n} (woman who seduces) :: svůdkyně {f}
see {v} (perceive with the eyes) :: vidět
seed {n} (fertilized grain) :: semeno {n}
seedy {adj} (disreputable; run-down) :: ošuntělý, zchátralý, zpustlý
seek {v} (to try to find) :: hledat
seek and ye shall find {proverb} (one finds what one looks for) :: kdo hledá, najde
seel {v} (To blind) SEE: blind ::
seem {v} (to appear, to seem) SEE: look ::
seem {v} (to appear) :: zdát se
seeming {adj} (apparent) :: zdánlivý {m}
seemingly {adv} (apparently) SEE: apparently ::
see Naples and die {proverb} (since nothing compares to the beauty of Naples, you can die after you've seen it) :: vidět Neapol a zemřít
see off {v} (to defeat) SEE: defeat ::
seepage {n} (process) :: průsak
seer {n} (someone who foretells the future) :: jasnovidec, prorok
seesaw {n} (structure moving up and down, balanced in the middle) :: houpačka {f}
seesaw {n} (movement) :: houpání {n}
see the light {v} :: docvaknout
see-through {adj} (transparent) SEE: transparent ::
see-through {adj} (translucent) SEE: translucent ::
see ya {interj} (see you) SEE: see you ::
see you {phrase} (see you later) :: ahoj
see you later {phrase} (goodbye) :: zatím, na shledanou, ahoj
see you soon {interj} (goodbye) :: zatím ahoj
segment {n} (line segment) SEE: line segment ::
segment {n} (circular segment) SEE: circular segment ::
Seine {prop} (river of northern France) :: Seina {f}
seismic load {n} (external force applied to a building structure) :: seizmická zátěž {f}
seismic risk {n} (risk of damage due to earthquake) :: seizmické riziko {n}
seismic wave {n} (vibrational wave that travels through the Earth) :: seizmická vlna {f}
seismograph {n} (instrument that detects and records earthquakes) :: seizmograf {m}
seismology {n} (the study of the vibration of the Earth's interior) :: seismologie {f}, seizmologie {f}
seize {v} (grab) :: popadnout {pf}, uchvátit {pf}, lapit {pf}
seize {v} (take advantage) :: chopit se {pf} příležitosti
seize {v} (take possession of (by force, law etc)) :: uchvátit, zabavit {pf}, zkonfiskovat
seize {v} (to have a seizure) :: mít záchvat {impf}, dostat záchvat {pf}
seizure {n} (sudden attack or convulsion) :: záchvat {m}
sejunct {adj} (separate) SEE: separate ::
seldom {adv} (infrequently, rarely) :: zřídka
select {v} (to choose one or more elements from a set) :: vybrat
selection {n} (process or act of selecting) :: výběr {m}
selective {adj} (choosy, fussy or discriminating when selecting) :: vybíravý
Selena {prop} (female given name) :: Selena {f}
selenium {n} (chemical element) :: selen {m}
self- {prefix} (of, by, in or with oneself or itself) :: sebe-, své-
self-acceptance {n} (acceptance of self) :: sebepřijetí {n}
self-censorship {n} (act of censoring one's own work) :: autocenzura {f}
self-confidence {n} (state of being self-confident) :: sebedůvěra {f}, sebevědomí {n}
self-confident {adj} (confident in one's abilities) :: sebevědomý {m}
self-conscious {adj} (socially ill at ease) :: sociálně nejistý
self-control {n} (ability to control one's desires and impulses) :: sebeovládání {n}
self-criticism {n} (criticism of oneself) :: sebekritika {f}
self-deception {n} (fooling oneself) :: sebeklam {m}
self-defense {n} (means of defending oneself from attack) :: sebeobrana {f}
self-denial {n} (action that sacrifices one's own benefit for the good of others) :: sebezapření {n}
self-destructive {adj} (that causes injury to oneself or harm to one's interests) :: sebezničující
self-determination {n} (political independence of a people) :: sebeurčení {n}
self-esteem {n} (confidence in one's own worth) :: sebeúcta {f}, hrdost {f}
self-evident {adj} (obviously true) :: samozřejmý
self-fulfilling {adj} (describing a prediction that causes itself to occur as predicted) :: sebenaplňující
self-fulfillment {n} (personal fulfillment) :: sebenaplnění {n}
selfie {n} (photographic self-portrait) :: selfíčko
self-image {n} (way a person views themself) :: sebeobraz {m}
self-improvement {n} (following a disciplined programme to improve one’s health or character) :: sebezdokonalování {n}
selfish {adj} (holding one's self-interest as the standard for decision making) :: sobecký
selfish {adj} (regard for oneself above others' well-being) :: sobecký
selfishness {n} (quality of being selfish) :: sobeckost {f}
self-knowledge {n} (knowledge or insight into one's own nature and abilities) :: sebereflexe {f}
self-learning {n} (learning done by oneself) :: samostudium {n}
selfless {adj} (having, exhibiting or motivated by no concern for oneself; unselfish) :: obětavý
self-love {n} (regard for oneself) :: sebeláska {f}
self-pity {n} (feeling of pity for oneself) :: sebelítost {m}, bolestínství {m}
self-pitying {adj} (marked by self-pity) :: sebelítostivý {m}, bolestínský {m}
self-portrait {n} (portrait of the painter who painted it) :: autoportrét {m}
self-preservation {n} (self-preservation) :: sebezáchova {f}
self-proclaimed {adj} (announced by oneself) :: samozvaný {m}
self-reliance {n} (independence) :: samostatnost {f}
self-respect {n} (knowledge of one's own worth) :: sebeúcta {f}
self-sacrifice {n} (giving up of one's own benefit) :: sebeobětování {n}
self-service {n} (the practice of serving oneself) :: samoobsluha {f}
self-similar {adj} (having parts that resemble the whole) :: soběpodobný {n}
self-similarity {n} (property of being self-similar) :: soběpodobnost {f}
self-study {n} (study without the aid of a formal education institution) :: samostudium {n}
self-sufficiency {n} (condition of being self-sufficient) :: soběstačnost {f}
self-sufficient {adj} (able to provide for oneself independently of others) :: soběstačný {m}
self-talk {n} (talk to oneself) :: samomluva {f}
sell {v} (to agree to transfer goods or provide services) :: prodávat {impf}, prodat {pf}
sell {v} (to be sold) :: prodávat se {impf}, prodat se {pf}
seller {n} (someone who sells) :: prodavač {m}, prodejce {m}
sellotape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape ::
Sellotape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape ::
semantic {adj} (of or relating to semantics or the meanings of words) :: sémantický
semanticist {n} (person who studies semantics) :: sémantik {m}
semantics {n} (science of the meaning of words) :: sémantika {f}
semaphore {n} (visual signaling system) :: semafor {m}
semaphore {n} (computing term) :: semafor {m}
semen {n} (semen (fluid)) SEE: sperm ::
semen {n} (male reproductory fluid) :: semeno {n}, ejakulát {m}, sperma {n}
semester {n} (half of school year) :: semestr {m}, pololetí {n}, půlrok {m}
semicolon {n} (punctuation mark ';') :: středník {m}
semiconductor {n} (substance with electrical properties between conductor and insulator) :: polovodič {m}
semidesert {n} (semiarid region, approaching desert) :: polopoušť {f}
semifinal {n} (competition) :: semifinále {n}
semigroup {n} (set for which a closed associative binary operation is defined) :: pologrupa {f}
seminar {n} (class held for advanced studies) :: seminář {m}
seminary {n} (theological school) :: seminář {m}
semi-official {adj} (having some degree of official authority) :: polooficiální
semiotician {n} (linguist specialized in semiotics) :: sémiotik
semiotics {n} (study of signs) :: sémiotika {f}
Semite {n} (member of any of a number of ancient peoples) :: Semita {m}
Semite {n} (descendant of any of these peoples) :: Semita {m}
Semitic {adj} (pertaining to the Semitic subdivision of Afro-Asiatic languages) :: semitský
Semitic {adj} (pertaining to the Semites) :: semitský
Semitics {n} (study of Semitic languages, cultures and peoples) :: semitologie {f}
semitone {n} (interval between adjacent keys) :: půltón {m}
semi-trailer {n} (trailer without a front axle and with wheels only at the trailing end) :: návěs {m}
semi-trailer {n} (tractor-trailer or big rig) :: kamion {m}
semivowel {n} (sound in speech) :: polosamohláska {f}
semolina {n} (hard grains of flour left after milling) :: krupice {f}
senate {n} (the upper house in some bicameral legislative systems) :: senát {m}
senator {n} (member in the house or chamber of a legislature called a senate) :: senátor {m}
send {v} (make something go somewhere) :: poslat {pf}, posílat {impf}
Sendai {prop} (a city of Japan) :: Sendai {n}
sender {n} (someone who sends) :: odesílatel {m}
Senegal {prop} (Republic of Senegal) :: Senegal {m}
Senegalese {adj} (pertaining to Senegal) :: senegalský
Senegalese {n} (person from Senegal) :: Senegalec {m}
senile {adj} (exhibiting the deterioration in mind) :: senilní
sensation {n} (widespread excitement) :: senzace {f}
sensationalist {adj} (characterized by sensationalism) :: senzacechtivý {m}
sense {n} (method to gather data) :: smysl {m}
sense {n} (conscious awareness) :: smysl {m}
sense {n} (meaning or reason) :: smysl {m}, význam {m}
sense {n} (semantics term) :: smysl {m}, význam {m}
sense of humour {n} (quality of an individual to find certain things funny) :: smysl pro humor {m}
sensible {adj} (acting with or showing good judgement) :: rozumny
sensitive {adj} (easily offended) :: citlivý {m}, senzitivní {m}
sensitive {adj} (accurate) :: citlivý {m}
sensitivity {n} (the quality of being sensitive) :: citlivost
sensitization {n} (process of making something sensitive) :: senzibilizace {f}
sensitize {v} (to make increasingly aware of) :: senzibilizovat
sensorimotor {adj} (of or pertaining to both sensory and motor activity) :: senzomotorický
sensory {adj} (of the senses or sensation) :: smyslový {m}
sensual {adj} (inducing pleasurable or erotic sensations) :: smyslný
sensualism {n} (doctrine: gratification is highest good) :: senzualismus {m}
sensualist {n} (person who believes in enjoying sensuality) :: senzualista {m}
sensualist {n} (one who holds to the doctrine of sensualism) :: senzualista {m}
sensuality {n} (state of being sensual, sensuous or sexy) :: smyslnost {f}
sentence {n} (decision of a jury) :: rozsudek {m}
sentence {n} (judicial order for punishment, conviction) :: odsouzení {n}
sentence {n} (punishment imposed on a person convicted of a crime) :: rozsudek {m}, trest {m}
sentence {n} (grammatically complete series of words consisting of a subject and predicate) :: věta {f}, sentence {f}
sentence {n} (logic: formula with no free variables) :: sentence {f}
sentence {v} (declare a sentence on a convicted person) :: odsoudit
sentence element {n} (grammar) :: větný člen {m}
sentinel {n} (A sentry or guard) :: hlídka {f}
Seoul {prop} (capital of South Korea) :: Soul {m}
Seoulite {adj} (of or from Seoul) :: soulský
separate {adj} (followed by "from": not together with) :: samostatný, separátní, oddělený
separate {v} (to disunite, disconnect) :: oddělit
separate the wheat from the chaff {v} (to select only that which is of value) :: oddělit zrno od plev {pf}
separation {n} (act of disuniting two or more things) :: separace {f}
separatism {n} (separatism) :: separatismus {m}
separatist {n} (political separatist) :: separatista {m}
separatist {adj} (Advocating or seeking the separation of a country or territory) :: separatistický
Sephardi {n} (Sephardi) :: sefardský žid {m}, Sefarďan
sepia {n} (cuttlefish) SEE: cuttlefish ::
sepsis {n} (serious medical condition in which the whole body is inflamed) :: sepse {f}
September {prop} (ninth month of the Gregorian calendar) :: září {n}
septicemia {n} (disease caused by pathogens in the blood) :: sepse {f}
septic tank {n} (watertight treatment system for domestic sewage) :: septik {m}
septuagenarian {n} (One who is between the age of 70 and 79) :: sedmdesátník {m}
Septuagint {prop} (an ancient translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek) :: Septuaginta
septum {n} ((anatomy) wall separating two cavities) :: přepážka {f}
sepulchre {n} (burial chamber) :: hrobka
sequence {n} (set of things in a set order) :: řada {f}, sled {m}, sekvence {f}
sequence {n} (in mathematics, an ordered list of objects) :: posloupnost {f}
sequent {adj} (that comes after) SEE: subsequent ::
sequester {v} (to separate from all external influence) :: oddělit
sequin {n} (sparkling spangle used for decoration of ornate clothing:) :: pajetka {f}, bůstka {f}, cetka {f}
sequoia {n} (tree) :: sekvoj {f}
serac {n} (sharp tower of ice) :: sérak {m}
seraph {n} (highest order of angels) :: seraf {m}, serafín {m}
Serb {n} (person of Serb descent, see also: Serbian) :: Srb {m}, Srbka {f}
Serbia {prop} (a country in southeastern Europe) :: Srbsko {n}
Serbia and Montenegro {prop} (former country on the Balkan Peninsula) :: Srbsko a Černá Hora
Serbian {n} (person from Serbia, see also: Serb) :: Srb {m}, Srbka {f}
Serbian {n} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian) :: srbština {f}
Serbian {adj} (pertaining to Serbia and Serbians) :: srbský {m}
Serbian {n} (Serb) SEE: Serb ::
Serbo-Croatian {n} (South Slavic language) :: srbochorvatština {f}
Serbo-Croatian {adj} (pertaining to the Serbo-Croatian language) :: srbochorvatský
serenade {n} (love song) :: serenáda {f}
serf {n} (semifree peasant) :: nevolník {m}
serfdom {n} (feudal system) :: nevolnictví {n}
sergeant {n} (non-commissioned officer rank) :: četař {m}
serial {adj} (Having to do with or arranged in a series) :: sériový
serial number {n} (unique number assigned to unit) :: sériové číslo {n}
seric {adj} (made of silk) SEE: silken ::
sericulture {n} (rearing of silkworms for the production of silk) :: hedvábnictví
series {n} (a number of things that follow on one after the other) :: řada {f}
series {n} (television or radio program) :: seriál {m}
series {n} (in analysis: sum of the terms of a sequence) :: řada {f}
series circuit {n} (electric circuit) :: sériový obvod {m}
serigraphy {n} (printing method) SEE: screen printing ::
serin {n} (bird) :: zvonohlík
serine {n} (nonessential amino acid; CH2OH.CH(NH2)COOH) :: serin {m}
serious {adj} (without humor or expression of happiness) :: vážný {m}
serious {adj} (important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play) :: vážný
serious {adj} (really intending what is said; being in earnest) :: vážný
seriously {adv} (in a serious or literal manner) :: vážně
seriousness {n} (state of being serious) :: vážnost {f}
sermon {n} (religious discourse) :: kázání {n}
serological {adj} (of or pertaining to serology) :: sérologický
serology {n} (science that studies the reaction between antigens and antibodies in serum) :: sérologie {f}
serology {n} (blood test to detect the presence of antibodies) :: sérologie {f}
serotonin {n} (the compound 5-hydroxytryptamine) :: serotonin {m}
serpent {n} (snake) :: had {m}
serrate {adj} (saw-like) :: zubatý
serrate {adj} (having a row of sharp or tooth-like projections) :: zubatý
serrated {adj} (saw-like) :: zubatý
serrated {adj} (Having a row of sharp or tooth-like projections) :: zubatý
serum {n} (yellowish fluid obtained from blood) :: sérum {n}
serum {n} (blood serum containing antibodies) SEE: antiserum ::
servant {n} (one who is hired to perform regular household or other duties, and receives compensation) :: sluha {m}, služebný {m}
servant {n} (one who serves another, providing help in some manner) :: služebník {m}
serve {v} (to work for) :: sloužit {impf}
serve {v} (to bring food to) :: podávat, servírovat
serve {v} (sports: to lead off with first delivery (of the ball)) :: podat
serve {n} (AUS: portion of food) SEE: serving ::
server {n} (computing: a program which provides services to other programs or users) :: server {m}
serve someone right {v} (serves you right!) :: komu patřit
serve time {v} (to be in prison) SEE: do time ::
Servian {adj} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian ::
Servian {n} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian ::
Servian {prop} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian ::
service {n} (practice of providing a service) :: služba {f}
service {n} (economics: work performed) :: práce {f}, služba {f}
service {n} (computing: function provided by one program or machine for another) :: služba {f}
service {n} (sports: act of initially serving the ball) :: podání {n}
service {n} (religious rite or ritual) :: bohoslužba {f}
serviceberry {n} (plant) :: muchovník
service station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station ::
service tree {n} (Sorbus domestica) :: oskoruše
service tree {n} (Sorbus torminalis) SEE: wild service tree ::
serviette {n} (napkin) SEE: napkin ::
servility {n} (condition of being servile) :: servilnost {f}, servilita {f}
serving {n} (portion of food) :: porce {f}
servitude {n} (the state of being a slave) :: otroctví {n}
servitude {n} (qualified beneficial interest) :: služebnost {f}
sessile oak {n} (deciduous tree) :: dub zimní {m}
session {n} (period devoted to a particular activity) :: sezení {n}
session {n} (meeting of a body to conduct business) :: zasedání {n}
set {v} (to adjust) :: nastavit
set {v} (of a heavenly body: to disappear below the horizon) :: zapadnout
set {n} (matching collection of similar things, such as a set of tables) :: sada {f}, skupina {f}
set {n} (collection of various objects for a particular purpose, such as a set of tools) :: sada {f}
set {n} (object made up several parts, such as a set of steps) :: sada, série
set {n} (set theory: collection of objects) :: množina {f}
set {v} (to sit) SEE: sit ::
set {n} (plural: set theory) SEE: set theory ::
seta {n} :: štětina {f}
set about {v} (to initiate or begin some action) :: pustit se do {pf}
set fire {v} (to light using fire) :: vznítit
set forth {v} (to start) SEE: start ::
set off {v} (To offset) SEE: offset ::
set on fire {v} (cause to begin to burn) :: zapálit
set operation {n} (mathematical operation on sets) :: množinová operace {f}
set out {v} (to leave) :: vydat se, vypravit se
set-theoretic difference {n} (set-theoretic difference) SEE: relative complement ::
set theory {n} (mathematical theory of sets) :: teorie množin {f}
set the record straight {v} (to correct a previous error) :: uvést na pravou míru
setting {n} (jewelry) :: lůžko {n}
setting {n} (placement of a control) :: nastavení {n}
settle {v} (to fix one's dwelling) :: usadit se
settle {v} :: urovnat
settlement {n} (newly established colony) :: osada {f}
settler {n} (someone who settles in a new location, especially one who makes a previously uninhabited place his home) :: osadník {m}
settling {n} (dregs) :: sedlina {f}
set up {v} (to ready something for use) :: připravit
set up {v} (to cause to happen) :: způsobit, vyvolat
set up {v} (to arrange for an outcome) :: zmanipulovat
set up {v} (to gel or harden) :: zatuhnout
setup {n} (computing: an installer) :: instalátor {m}
Sevastopol {prop} (city) :: Sevastopol {m}
sevdalinka {n} (genre of folk music) :: sevdalinka {f}
seven {num} (cardinal number 7) :: sedm
seven deadly sins {n} (the cardinal sins) :: sedm hlavních hříchů {p}
seven hundred {num} (cardinal number 700) :: sedm set
seven-league boots {n} (boots enabling great stride) :: sedmimílové boty {f-p}
sevennight {n} (period of seven consecutive days and nights) SEE: week ::
seventeen {num} (cardinal number) :: sedmnáct
seventeenth {num} (ordinal number) :: sedmnáctý
seventh {adj} (ordinal form of the number seven) :: sedmý (abbreviation 7.)
seventh {n} (musical interval) :: septima {f}
seventh heaven {n} (state of great joy and satisfaction) :: sedmé nebe {n}
seventieth {adj} (ordinal form of the number seventy (70)) :: sedmdesátý
seventy {num} (cardinal number) :: sedmdesát
seventy-five {num} (75) :: sedmdesát pět
seventysomething {n} (septuagenarian) SEE: septuagenarian ::
several {determiner} (consisting of a number more than two, but not very many) :: několik
severity {n} (degree of something undesirable; badness) :: závažnost {f}
Seville {prop} (city in Andalusia, Spain) :: Sevilla {f}
Sevillian {adj} (of or pertaining to Sevilla) :: sevillský
sew {v} ((transitive) use a needle) :: šít
sew {v} ((intransitive) use a needle) :: šít
sewage {n} (suspension of water and waste) :: splašky {m-p}
sewer {n} (pipes used to remove human waste and to provide drainage) :: kanalizace {f}
sewerage {n} (sewage) SEE: sewage ::
sewerage {n} (sewer system) :: kanalizace {f}
sewing machine {n} (device) :: šicí stroj {m}
sex {n} (act of sexual intercourse) :: soulož {f}, styk {m}, pohlavní styk {m}, sex {m}
sex {n} (gender (female or male)) :: pohlaví {n}
sexagenarian {adj} (in one's seventh decade) :: šedesátiletý, 60letý
sexagenarian {n} (a person who is between the ages of 60 and 69) :: šedesátník {m}, šedesátnice {f}
sex gland {n} (gland in which sex cells are produced) SEE: gonad ::
sexism {n} (gender discrimination or dislike) :: sexismus {m}
sexist {n} (a person who discriminates on grounds of sex) :: sexista {m}
sexist {adj} (unfairly against one sex in favour of the other) :: sexistický
sexological {adj} (of or relating to sexology) :: sexuologický
sexologist {n} (someone who studies, or is an expert in, sex and sexuality) :: sexuolog {m}
sexology {n} (study of sex and sexuality) :: sexuologie {f}
sext {n} (noon) SEE: noon ::
sextant {n} (navigational instrument) :: sextant {m}
sextet {n} (composition for six voices or instruments) :: sextet {m}
sextet {n} (group of six singers or instrumentalists) :: sexteto {n}
sexual {adj} (of or relating to having sex) :: pohlavní, sexuální
sexual {adj} (of or relating to the sex of an organism) :: pohlavní, sexuální
sexual {adj} (of or relating to sexuality) :: pohlavní, sexuální
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual intercourse) SEE: intercourse ::
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual interaction) :: pohlavní styk {m}, soulož {f}
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual interaction) SEE: coitus ::
sexuality {n} (sexual orientation) SEE: sexual orientation ::
sexual orientation {n} (sexual orientation) :: sexuální orientace {f}
sexual reproduction {n} (process whereby a new organism created by combining the genetic material of two organisms) :: pohlavní rozmnožování
sexual selection {n} (type of natural selection) :: pohlavní výběr {m}
Seychelles {prop} (country in East Africa) :: Seychely {p}
Seychellois {adj} (from, or pertaining to, the Seychelles) :: seychelský
Seychellois {n} (Someone from the Seychelles of Seychellois descent) :: Seychelan {m}
Shaanxi {prop} (province of northwest China) :: Šen-si
shack {n} (crude hut) :: chatrč {f}
shackle {n} (stubble) SEE: stubble ::
shadbush {n} (serviceberry) SEE: serviceberry ::
shade {n} (darkness where light is blocked) :: stín {m}
shade {n} (variety of color) :: odstín {m}
shade {n} (subtle variation in a concept) :: odstín {m}
shade {v} (to alter slightly) :: upravovat {impf}, upravit {pf}
shade horsetail {n} (Equisetum pratense) :: přeslička luční
shadow {n} (dark image projected onto a surface) :: stín {m}
shadow {n} (relative darkness) :: stín {m}
shadow {n} (type of lettering form) :: stín {m}
shadow {v} (to block light or radio transmission) :: stínit
shadow {v} (to secretly track or follow another) :: sledovat
shadow government {n} (government-in-waiting that is prepared to take control) :: stínová vláda {f}
shadow minister {n} (member of an opposition party, with responsibility for a particular portfolio) :: stínový ministr {m}
shaft {n} (long narrow body of spear or arrow) :: násada {f}, dřík {m}
shaft {n} (beam or ray of light) :: paprsek {m}
shaft {n} (any long, thin object) :: hřídel {f}
shaft {n} (long passage sunk into the earth) :: šachta {f}
shaft {n} (vertical passage housing a lift) :: šachta {f}
shaft {n} (ventilation or heating conduit) :: šachta {f}
shaft {n} (the shaft of the penis) :: dřík {m}
shaggy {adj} (with long, thick, and uncombed hair, fur, or wool) :: huňatý
shah {n} (king of Persia) :: šach {m}, šáh {m}
shaheed {n} (martyr) SEE: martyr ::
shake {v} (transitive: to cause to move) :: třást {impf}
shake {v} (intransitive: to move from side to side) :: třást
shake {v} (intransitive: to shake hands) :: potřást si rukama
shake {n} (beverage made of ice cream and carbonated drink) SEE: float ::
shake a leg {v} (get busy; get going; be productive) :: pohnout kostrou
Shakespearean {adj} (pertaining to Shakespeare or his works) :: shakespearovský
Shakespearean sonnet {n} (type of sonnet) :: anglický sonet {m}
shallot {n} (vegetable in the onion family) :: šalotka {f}
shallow {adj} (having little depth and significantly less deep than wide) :: mělký
shallow {adj} (extending not far downward) :: mělký
shallow {adj} (concerned mainly with superficial matters) :: povrchní
shallow {adj} (lacking interest or substance) :: povrchní
shallow {n} (shallow portion of an otherwise deep body of water) :: mělčina {f}
shalom {interj} (transliteration of the Jewish greeting or farewell) :: šalóm
shaman {n} (a medium between the concrete and spirit worlds) :: šaman {m}
shamanism {n} (range of traditional beliefs) :: šamanismus {m}
shamash {n} (sexton in a synagogue) :: šámes {m}
shame {n} (uncomfortable or painful feeling) :: stud {m}, hanba {f}
shame {n} (something to regret) :: škoda {f} (pity), ostuda {f}
shameful {adj} (causing or meriting shame or disgrace) :: hanebný, ostudný
shamelessly {adv} (in a shameless manner) :: nestydatě, drze
shampoo {n} (product for washing the hair or other fibres) :: šampón {m}
shamrock {n} (any of several small plants, forms of clover) SEE: clover ::
shamrock {n} (trefoil leaf of any clover) :: trojlístek {m}
Shandong {prop} (province of China) :: Šan-tung
Shanghai {prop} (Chinese city as provincial-level municipality) :: Šanghaj {m}
shank {n} (lower part of the leg) :: bérec {m}
Shanxi {prop} (province of China) :: Šan-si
shape {n} (status or condition) :: stav {m}, forma {f}
shape {n} (condition of personal health, especially muscular health) :: forma {f}
shape {n} (appearance or outline) :: tvar {m}
shape {n} (figure) :: tvar {m}
shape {v} (to give something a shape) :: utvářet, formovat, tvarovat
shapely {adj} (having a pleasing shape) :: úhledný
shaper {n} (A machine tool) :: obrážečka {f}
Shapley value {n} (payoff of a player) :: Shapleyho hodnota {f}
sharbat {n} (sherbet) SEE: sherbet ::
shard {n} (piece of glass or pottery) :: střep {m}
share {n} (portion of something) :: podíl {m}, poměrná část {f}
share {n} (financial instrument) :: akcie {f}
share {v} (to give) :: sdílet, podělit se
share {v} (to have in common) :: sdílet
share {v} (to divide and distribute) :: sdílet
share {n} (plowshare) SEE: plowshare ::
shared {adj} (used multiply) :: sdílený
shareholder {n} (one who owns shares of stock) :: akcionář {m}
shareowner {n} (shareholder) SEE: shareholder ::
shari'a {n} (Islamic religious law) :: šaría {f}
shark {n} (fish) :: žralok {m}
sharp {adj} (able to cut easily) :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (intelligent) :: bystrý
sharp {adj} (pointed, able to pierce easily) :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (of a note, played a semitone higher than usual) :: s křížkem, -is
sharp {adj} (having an intense, acrid flavour) :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (intense and sudden (of pain)) :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (exact, precise, accurate, keen) :: přesný
sharp {adj} (offensive, critical, or acrimonious) :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (observant, alert, acute) :: bystrý
sharp {adv} (exactly) :: přesně
sharp {n} (sign for a sharp note on the staff) :: křížek
sharp {n} (note that is sharp in a particular key) :: -is
sharpen {v} (to make sharp) :: ostřit {impf}
sharply {adv} (in a sharp manner) :: ostře
shashlik {n} (skewered dish) :: šašlik {m}
shave {v} (to remove hair from) :: holit {impf}, oholit {pf}
shave {v} (to remove hair from one's face) :: holit se {impf}, oholit se {pf}
shaven {adj} (having been shaved) :: oholený
shaver {n} (boy) SEE: boy ::
shaver {n} (barber) SEE: barber ::
shaver {n} (electric razor) :: holicí strojek {m}
shaver {n} (pillager) SEE: pillager ::
shaving {n} (A thin, shaved off slice of wood, metal, or other material) :: špona {f} (metal)
shawl {n} (a square piece of cloth worn as a covering for the head, neck, and shoulders) :: šál {f}
shchi {n} (a type of Russian soup) :: šči {p}
she {pron} (person) :: ona
sheaf {n} (bundle of grain or straw) :: snop {m}
shear {v} (to cut) :: stříhat, ostříhat, ustřihnout
shear {v} (to remove the fleece from a sheep) :: stříhat {m}
she-ass {n} (female ass, female donkey, jenny) :: oslice {f}
sheath {n} (condom) SEE: condom ::
sheath {n} (scabbard) :: pochva {f}
she-bear {n} (a female bear) :: medvědice {f}
shebop {v} (masturbate) SEE: masturbate ::
shed {n} (temporary structure to shelter something) :: kůlna {f}
sheep {n} (animal) :: ovce {f}
sheepherder {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd ::
sheer {adj} (pure) SEE: pure ::
sheet {n} (sheet of paper) :: list {m}, arch {m}
sheet {n} (sheet of material) :: plát {m}, tabule {f}
sheet {n} (expanse of material on the ground) :: plát {m}, tabule {f}
sheet {n} (bedsheet) SEE: bedsheet ::
sheet metal {n} (Metal worked into a thin, flat sheet) :: plech {m}
sheet music {n} (hand-written or printed form of musical notation) :: noty {p}, partitura {f}
shegetz {n} (non-Jewish male) :: šejgec {m}, škocim {m}
sheik {n} (leader of an Arab village, family or small tribe) :: šejk {m}, šejch {m}, šajch {m}
sheik {n} (Islamic religious clergy) :: šejk {m}, šejch {m}, šajch {m}
shekel {n} (sheqel) SEE: sheqel ::
shelduck {n} (waterfowl) :: husice
shelf {n} (structure) :: police {f}
shell {n} (hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of many invertebrates) :: ulita {f} (of molluscs), krunýř {m} (of crustaceans), mušle {f}, lastura {f}
shell {n} (hard covering of an egg) :: skořápka {f}
shell {n} (entomology: exoskeleton of certain insects) :: krovka {f}
shell {n} (covering of a nut) :: skořápka {f}
shell {n} (pod) :: lusk {m}
shell {n} (husks of cacao seeds) :: slupka {f}
shell {n} (overlapping hard plates comprising the armor covering armadillo's body) :: krunýř {m}
shell {n} (casing of an artillery projectile) :: nábojnice {f}
shell {n} (hollow usually spherical or cylindrical projectile fired from a mortar or a cannon) :: šrapnel {m}
shell {n} (cartridge of a breechloading firearm) :: patrona {f}
shell {n} (any hollow structure; framework, or exterior structure) :: kostra {f}
shell {n} (music: body of a drum) :: rezonátor {m}
shell {n} (engraved copper roller used in print works) :: hlubotiskový válec {m}
shell {n} (nautical: outer covering of the hull) :: opláštění {n}
shell {n} (chemistry: set of atomic orbitals that have the same principal quantum number) :: slupka {f}
shell {n} (emaciated person) :: kostra {f}, stín {m}
shell {n} (psychological barrier to social interaction) :: slupka {f}, skořápka {f}
shell game {n} (game which requires the bettor to guess under which of three small cups a pea-sized object has been placed) :: skořápky {f-p}
shelter {n} (a refuge or other protection) :: útočiště {n}
Shem {prop} (son of Noah) :: Šém {m}
shenanigan {n} (singular of shenanigan) SEE: shenanigans ::
shenanigans {n} (mischievous play) :: lumpárny {f-p}, vylomeniny {f-p}, rošťárny {f-p}
shenanigans {n} (deceitful tricks) :: podvody {f-p}
Shenzhen {prop} (a city in China) :: Šen-čen {m}
shepherd {n} (a person who tends sheep) :: pastýř {m}, pasák {m}
shepherdess {n} (female shepherd) :: pastýřka {f}
shepherd's purse {n} (Capsella bursa-pastoris) :: kokoška pastuší tobolka {f}
sheqel {n} (currency unit in Israel) :: šekel {m}
sherbet {n} (frozen fruit juice) :: sorbet {m}
Sheremetyevo {prop} (airport in Russia) :: Šeremetěvo {n}
sheriff {n} (all meanings) :: šerif {m}
sherpa {n} (Sherpa employed as mountain guide) :: šerpa {m}, sherpa {m}, nosič {m}
sherry {n} (fortified wine) :: šery, sherry
sherry {n} (variety of sherry) :: šery, sherry
sherry {n} (glass of sherry) :: šery, sherry
she-tiger {n} (tigress) SEE: tigress ::
she-wolf {n} (female wolf) :: vlčice {f}
shh {interj} (requesting silence) :: pst, pšt, ticho
Shi'a {n} (follower of Shi'a Islam) :: šíita {m}
shibboleth {n} (a word, especially seen as a test, to distinguish someone as belonging to a particular nation, class, profession etc) :: šibolet {m}
Shibuya {prop} (one of the special wards that form Tokyo) :: Šibuja {f}
shield {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet ::
shield {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
shield {n} (armor) :: štít {m}
shield {n} (anything that protects or defends) :: štít {m}, kryt
shield {n} (figuratively, one who protects or defends) :: štít {m}
shield {v} (to protect, to defend) :: chránit
shift {n} (type of women's undergarment) SEE: slip ::
shift {n} (change of workers) :: směna {f}
shift {n} (act of shifting) :: posun {m}, posuv {m}
Shiga {prop} (Shiga, Japan) :: Šiga {f}
Shih Tzu {n} (small dog breed which originated in China) :: shih-tzu
shiitake {n} (Lentinula edodes, an edible mushroom) :: houževnatec jedlý {m}, šiitake {n}
Shiite {n} (Shi'a) SEE: Shi'a ::
shiksa {n} (non-Jewish girl) :: šikse {f}
Shimane {prop} (Shimane, Japan) :: Šimane
Shimla {prop} (capital of Himachal Pradesh, India) :: Šimla {f}
shin {n} (front part of the leg below the knee) :: holeň {f}
shinbone {n} (inner bone of the hind limb below the knee) :: holenní kost {f}
shine {v} (to emit light) :: svítit
shiner {n} (black eye) SEE: black eye ::
shingle {n} (small, thin piece of building material) :: šindel {m}
shingle {n} (small, smooth pebbles) :: oblázky {m-p}
shingles {n} (herpes zoster) :: pásový opar {m}
Shinto {prop} (religion) :: šintoismus {m}
Shintoism {prop} (Shinto) SEE: Shinto ::
ship {n} (large water vessel) :: loď {f}
-ship {suffix} (Property or state of being) :: -ství
shipbuilder {n} (person) :: loďař {m}
shipbuilding {n} (construction of ships) :: loďařství {n}
shipment {n} (load of goods) :: zásilka {f}
ship of the line {n} (large square-rigged warship) :: řadová loď {f}
shipper {n} (the person or organization that ships (sends) something) :: přepravce
shipping {n} (transportation of goods) :: přeprava {f}
shipping {n} (cost of sending goods) :: doprava {f}
shipwreck {n} (A ship that has sunk or run aground so that it is no longer seaworthy.) :: vrak {m}
shipwreck {n} (An event where a ship sinks or runs aground.) :: ztroskotání {n}
shipwreck {v} (to wreck a vessel) :: ztroskotat
shipyard {n} (place to build and repair ships) :: loděnice {p}
Shiraz {prop} (a city in southern Iran) :: Šíráz {m}
shire {n} (former administrative area of Britain; a county) :: hrabství {n}
shirt {n} (article of clothing) :: košile {f}
shish kebab {n} (roasted meat) :: šiškebab {m}
shit {n} :: hovno {n}
shit {n} (definite plural: diarrhea) :: sračka {f}
shit {n} (rubbish) :: hovno {n}, sračka {f}
shit {n} (nonsense, bullshit) :: kravina {f}, pičovina {f}
shit {n} (nasty, despicable person) :: sráč {m}
shit {n} (not anything, nothing) :: hovno {n}
shit {v} :: srát
shit {v} (vulgar: to excrete (something) through the anus) :: srát
shit {interj} (expression of worry, failure) :: kurva!, do prdele!
shit happens {phrase} (expression of acceptance of misfortune) SEE: such is life ::
shithole {n} (anus) SEE: asshole ::
shithole {n} (unpleasant person) SEE: asshole ::
shitload {n} (vulgar slang: a large amount) :: tři prdele {p}
shitly {adv} (Terribly) :: špatně
shit oneself {v} (vulgar slang: soil oneself) SEE: soil oneself ::
shits {n} ((slang) diarrhea) :: sračka {f}
shitter {n} (coarse slang for the anus) SEE: anus ::
shitty {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk ::
shitty {adj} (high) SEE: high ::
Shiva {prop} (deity) :: Šiva {m}
Shkodër {prop} (city in Albania) :: Skadar {m}
Shlomo {prop} (given name) SEE: Solomon ::
Shoah {prop} (the systematic mass murder of 6 million Jews) SEE: Holocaust ::
shoal {n} (group of fish) SEE: school ::
shoal {n} (sandbank) :: mělčina {f}
shock {n} (sudden, heavy impact) :: náraz, šok
shock {n} (life-threatening medical emergency) :: šok {m}
shoe {n} (protective covering for the foot) :: bota {f}
shoe {n} (piece of metal designed to be attached to a horse’s foot) SEE: horseshoe ::
shoehorn {n} (tool used to assist the foot) :: lžíce na boty {f}
shoelace {n} (for fastening a shoe) :: tkanička {f}
shoemaker {n} (a person who makes shoes) :: švec {m}
shoe polish {n} (product used to make shoes shine) :: krém na boty {m}
shoestring {n} (the string or lace used to secure the shoe to the foot; a shoelace) :: tkanička {f}
shoestring {n} (a tight budget) :: napjatý rozpočet {m}
shogi {n} (variant of chess) :: šógi
shogun {n} (shogun) :: šógun {m}
shoo {v} (usher) SEE: usher ::
shoot {v} (to fire a shot) :: střílet {impf}, střelit {pf}
shoot {v} (to fire multiple shots) :: střílet
shoot {v} (to hit with a shot) :: střelit, zastřelit
shoot {n} (emerging stem and embryonic leaves of a new plant) :: výhonek {m}
shooting {n} (instance of shooting) :: střelba {f}
shooting range {n} (a facility designed for firearms practice) :: střelnice {f}
shooting star {n} (meteor) :: padající hvězda {f}
shop {n} (establishment that sells goods) :: obchod {m}, prodejna {f}
shop {v} (to visit shops) :: nakupovat
shop assistant {n} (shop employee) :: prodavač {m}, prodavačka {f}
shoppe {n} (shop) SEE: shop ::
shopping {n} (activity of buying) :: nakupování {n}, nákup {m}
shopping cart {n} (conveyance used to carry items while shopping) :: vozík {m}
shopping center {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre ::
shopping centre {n} (large retail outlet) :: obchodní centrum {n}
shopping mall {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre ::
shopping trolley {n} (shopping cart) SEE: shopping cart ::
shop window {n} (large window at the front of a shop) :: výloha {f}, výklad {m}, výkladní skříň {f}, vitrína {f}
shore {n} (land adjoining a large body of water) :: břeh {m}
short {adj} (having a small distance between ends or edges) :: krátký
short {adj} (constituting an abbreviation (for)) :: zkrácený
short {adj} (of a person, of comparatively little height) :: malý
short {adj} (having little duration) :: krátký
short {n} (a short circuit) :: zkrat {m}
short {v} (transitive: to cause a short circuit) :: zkratovat
short {v} (intransitive: to short circuit) :: zkratovat se
short circuit {n} (unintentional connection) :: zkrat {m}
shortcoming {n} (deficiency) :: nedostatek {m}
shortcut {n} (path) :: zkratka {f}
shortcut {n} (keyboard shortcut) SEE: keyboard shortcut ::
short-eared dog {n} (Atelocynus microtis) :: pes krátkouchý
shorten {v} (to make shorter) :: zkracovat {impf}, zkrátit {pf}
shorthand {n} (a compendious and rapid method of writing) :: těsnopis {m}
shortly {adv} (in a short or brief time or manner) :: zanedlouho
shortness of breath {n} (dyspnea) :: dušnost {f}
short of {phrase} (except) SEE: except ::
shorts {n} (plural of short) SEE: short ::
shorts {n} (pants worn primarily in the summer that do not go lower than the knees) :: šortky {f-p}
short-sighted {adj} (myopic) SEE: myopic ::
short-sightedness {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: nearsightedness ::
shortstop {n} (baseball position) :: spojka
short story {n} (work of fiction) :: povídka {f}, novela {f}
short-tailed weasel {n} (Mustela erminea) SEE: ermine ::
short-term {adj} (of the near or immediate future) :: krátkodobý {m}
Shoshone {n} (member of this people) :: Šošon {m}
shot {n} (result of launching a projectile) :: výstřel {m}
shot {n} (heavy iron ball used for the shot put) :: koule {f}
Shota {prop} (male given name) :: Šota
shotgun {n} (gun) :: brokovnice {f}
shot put {n} (athletics event) :: vrh koulí {m}
shot-putter {n} (athlete) :: koulař {m}
should {v} (expressing obligation) :: měl by
shoulder {n} (joint between arm and torso) :: rameno {n}
shoulder {n} (part of a road where drivers may stop in an emergency) :: krajnice {f}
shoulder blade {n} (bone) :: lopatka {f}
shoulder bone {n} (shoulder blade) SEE: shoulder blade ::
shout {n} (a loud burst of voice) :: křik, výkřik, volání, pokřik
shout {v} (to utter a sudden and loud outcry) :: křičet {impf}
shovel {n} (spade) SEE: spade ::
shovel {n} (tool for moving portions of material) :: lopata {f}, rýč {m}
shoveler {n} (duck in the genus Anas) :: lžičák
show {v} (to display) :: ukazovat {impf}, ukázat {pf}
show {v} (to indicate (a fact) to be true) :: ukázat
show {n} (entertainment) :: podívaná {f}
show {n} (exhibition) :: přehlídka {f}, výstava {f}
show {n} (demonstration) :: ukázka {f}, předvedení {n}
show {n} (broadcast program(me)) :: pořad {m}
show business {n} (entertainment industry) :: showbyznys {m}
showbusiness {n} (entertainment industry) :: showbyznys {m}
showcase {n} (a case for displaying merchandise or valuable items) :: vitrína {f}
shower {n} (brief fall of rain) :: přeháňka {f}
shower {n} (device for bathing) :: sprcha {f}
shower {n} (instance of using of this device) :: sprcha, sprchování, osprchování
shower {v} (to bathe using a shower) :: sprchovat se
showjumping {n} (riding competition) :: parkur {m}
show off {v} (to exhibit, to demonstrate something for the purpose of bragging) :: předvádět se
show one's true colors {v} (to reveal how one really is) :: vybarvit, odhalit své ledví
shred {n} (strip) :: útržek, cár
shred {n} (fragment; piece; particle) :: kus
shred {v} (to cut or tear into narrow pieces or strips) :: trhat
shredder {n} (machine) :: skartovačka {f}, skartovač {m}
shrew {n} (mouselike animal) :: rejsek {m}
shrew {n} (woman) :: rachomejtle
shrewd {adj} (showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters) :: bystrý {m}, chytrý {m}
shrewd {adj} (artful, tricky or cunning) :: mazaný {m}, vychytralý {m}, prohnaný {m}
shrewd {adj} (streetwise) :: znalý místních poměrů {m}
shrewdly {adv} (in a shrewd manner) :: chytře
shrike {n} (Any of various passerine birds of the family Laniidae) :: ťuhýk {m}
shrimp {n} (decapod crustacean) :: kreveta {f}
shrine {n} (a holy place dedicated to a specific figure of respect) :: svatyně {f}
shrink {n} (psychiatrist or therapist (informal, belittling)) :: psychouš {m}
shrivel {v} (collapse inward) :: scvrknout se {pf}, zhroutit se
shrivel {v} (become wrinkled) :: svraštit se {pf}
shroom {n} (mushroom) SEE: mushroom ::
shrub {n} (woody plant) :: keř {m}
shrug {v} (to raise the shoulders to express uncertainty, lack of concern, etc.) :: pokrčit rameny
shtetl {n} (a Jewish village or small town) :: štetl {m}
shudder {n} (shivering tremor) :: třesot {m}
shudder {n} (moment of almost pleasurable fear; a frisson) :: zachvění {n} se
shudder {v} (to shake nervously, as if from fear) :: třást se
shudder {v} (to vibrate jerkily) :: třást se
shuffle {v} (to put in a random order) :: míchat, zamíchat
shufti {n} (glance) SEE: glance ::
shun {v} (to avoid) :: vyhnout se {pf}, vyhýbat se {impf}
shun {v} (to escape) :: uniknout {pf}, unikat {impf}
shun {v} (to screen, hide) :: zakrýt {pf}, zakrývat {impf}, ukrýt {pf}, ukrývat {impf}, schovat {pf}
shunt {v} (to move a train or carriages) :: posunovat
shunter {n} (a railway locomotive used for shunting) :: posunovací lokomotiva {f}
shunter {n} (a person who carries out shunting operations) :: posunovač {m}
shunting {n} (the manipulation of railway rolling stock) :: posun {m}
shut {v} (to close) :: zavřít {pf}
shut one's trap {v} (shut up) SEE: shut up ::
shutter {n} (protective panels over windows) :: okenice {f}
shutter {n} (part of a camera) :: závěrka {f}
shuttle run {n} (exercise) :: člunkový běh {m}
shut up {v} (close (a building) so that no one can enter) :: zamknout
shut up {v} (intransitive: to stop talking or making noise) :: držet hubu
shut up {v} (imperative: "Shut up!", see also: hold one's tongue) :: mlč, mlčte, drž hubu [impolite], držte hubu [impolite]
shvitz {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat ::
shy {adj} (easily frightened) :: plachý {m}, bázlivý, nesmělý
shy {adj} (reserved) :: odměřený {m}
shy {adj} (cautious) :: opatrný {m}
shy {adj} (short, less than) :: těsně před, o něco méně než
shy {adj} (embarrassed) :: stydící se, stydlivý {m}
shy {v} (to jump back in fear) :: uskočit {pf}, uskakovat {impf}
shy {v} (to fling) :: hodit sebou {pf}, mrštit sebou {pf}, praštit sebou {pf}, házet sebou {impf}, mrskat sebou {impf}
shyness {n} (quality of being shy) :: plachost {f}, stydlivost {f}
Siamese cat {n} (mammal) :: siamská kočka {f}
sib {n} (sibling) SEE: sibling ::
Siberia {prop} (region of Russia) :: Sibiř {f}
Siberian {adj} (from, of or pertaining to Siberia) :: sibiřský
Siberian {n} (person) :: Sibiřan {m}
Siberian Husky {n} (Siberian Husky dog) :: sibiřský husky {m}
sibilant {adj} (characterized by a hissing sound) :: sykavý
sibilant {n} (phonetics: a hissing sound) :: sykavka {f}
Sibiu {prop} (city) :: Sibiň {f}
sibling {n} (person who shares same parents) :: sourozenec {m}
Sibyl {prop} (female given name) :: Sibyla
Sichuan {prop} (a province in China) :: S'-čchuan, Sečuán, Sečuánsko {n}
Sicilian {adj} (relating to Sicily or its inhabitants) :: sicilský
Sicilian {prop} (language) :: sicilština {f}
Sicilian {n} (person) :: Sicilan {m}
Sicilian {n} (chess opening) SEE: Sicilian Defence ::
Sicilian Defence {n} (chess opening) :: sicilská obrana {f}
Sicily {prop} (island) :: Sicílie {f}
sick {adj} (ill) SEE: ill ::
sick and tired {adj} (frustrated and annoyed) SEE: fed up ::
sickhouse {n} (infirmary) SEE: infirmary ::
sickle {n} (agricultural implement) :: srp {m}
sickle cell anaemia {n} (sickle cell anaemia) SEE: sickle-cell anemia ::
sickle-cell anaemia {n} (sickle-cell anaemia) SEE: sickle-cell anemia ::
sickle-cell anemia {n} (disease characterized by sickle-shaped red blood cells) :: srpkovitá anémie {f}
sickle-cell disease {n} (sickle-cell disease) SEE: sickle-cell anemia ::
sickness {n} (the quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; disease or malady) :: nemoc {f}
sick note {n} (note from a doctor certifying a worker's or a student's sickness) :: neschopenka {f}
sick note {n} (someone who feigns illness to avoid work) :: simulant {m}
side {n} (bounding straight edge of an object) :: strana
side {n} (left or right half) :: strana
side {n} (surface of a sheet of paper) :: strana
side {n} (television channel) SEE: channel ::
sideboard {n} (sideburns) SEE: sideburns ::
sideburn {n} (sideburns) SEE: sideburns ::
sideburns {n} (facial hair reaching from the top of the head down the side of the face to the side of the chin) :: kotlety {f-p}
sidecar {n} (one-wheeled attachment to a motorcycle) :: sajdkár {m}, sajdkára {f}
side effect {n} (unintended consequence of any action) :: vedlejší účinek {m}
side effect {n} (computing: a state change caused by a function call) :: vedlejší účinek {m}
sideline {n} (sports: side boundary of a playing field) :: [football] pomezní čára {f}
sidelock {n} (sidelocks worn by Hasidic and Orthodox male Jews (payess, payot)) :: pejzy
sidereal {adj} (relating to a measurement of time relative to the position of the stars) :: siderický
side-striped jackal {n} (side-striped jackal) :: šakal pruhovaný
sidewalk {n} (paved footpath) :: chodník {m}
Sidon {prop} (city state of Phoenicia) :: Sidón
siege {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet ::
siege {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
siege {n} (military blockade of settlement) :: obležení {n}
siege {v} (besiege) SEE: besiege ::
siemens {n} (derived unit of electrical conductance) :: siemens {m}
Sierra Leone {prop} (Republic of Sierra Leone) :: Sierra Leone {f}
Sierra Leonean {adj} (from or of Sierra Leone) :: sierraleonský
Sierra Leonean {n} (someone from Sierra Leone) :: Sierraleoňan {m}
sieve {n} (device to separate larger and smaller objects) :: síto {n}, řešeto {n}
sieve {n} (process that filters out unwanted pieces of input) :: síto {n}
sieve {v} (to strain, sift or sort using a sieve) :: prosít
sievert {n} (SI unit of radiation dose) :: sievert {m}
sigh {n} (act of sighing) :: vzdech {m}
sigh {v} (to inhale a larger quantity of air than usual, and immediately expel it) :: vzdychat {impf}
sigh {v} (to lament; to grieve) :: vzdychat {impf}
sigh {v} (to make a sound like sighing) :: vzdychat
sight {n} (something seen) :: pohled {m}
sight {n} (something worth seeing) :: pamětihodnost {f}, podívaná {f}
sight {v} (get sight of) :: spatřit, zahlédnout
sight {n} (eyesight) SEE: eyesight ::
sigma {n} (letter of the Greek alphabet) :: sigma {n}
sigmoid colon {n} (part of colon) :: esovitý tračník {m}
sign {n} (visible indication) :: znamení {n}
sign {n} (flat object bearing a message) :: cedule {f}
sign {n} (math: positive or negative polarity) :: znaménko {n}
sign {n} (linguistic unit in sign language) :: znak {m}
sign {n} (omen, see also: omen) :: znamení {n}
sign {n} (meaningful gesture) :: znamení, pokyn
sign {v} (to make (a document) official by writing one's signature) :: podepsat {pf}
sign {v} (to write one's signature on a document) :: podepsat
signal {n} (sign made to give notice) :: znamení {n}, signál {m}
signal {n} (device to give indication) :: signál {m}
signalman {n} (somebody employed to operate the signals and points of a railway) :: signalista {m}
signatory {n} (one who signs or signed) :: signatář {m}
signature {n} (person’s autograph name) :: podpis {m}
signed {adj} (having a signature, endorsed) :: podepsaný
signed {adj} ((mathematics, computer science) having both positive and negative varieties) :: se znaménkem
significance {n} (extent to which something matters) :: význam {m}
significant {adj} (having noticeable effect) :: významný {m}
significant digit {n} (digit) :: platná číslice {f}
significantly {adv} (in a significant manner: notably) :: významně
signified {n} (concept evoked by a sign) :: signifikát {m}
signifier {n} ((linguistics) the sound of spoken word or string of letters on a page that a person recognizes as a sign) :: signifikant {m}
sign in {v} (log in) SEE: log in ::
sign language {n} (sign language) :: znakový jazyk {m}
signpost {n} (post bearing a sign that gives information on directions) :: rozcestník {m}, směrová tabule {f}
sign up {v} (to add a name to the list of people who are participating in something) :: zapsat
sign up {v} (to add one's own name to the list of people who are participating in something) :: zapsat se
Sikhism {prop} (religion) :: sikhismus {m}
Sikkim {prop} (state in eastern India which has Gangtok as its capital) :: Sikkim {m}
silence {n} (lack of any sound) :: ticho {n}, mlčení {n} [when nobody talks]
silence {v} (to make something silent) :: utišit, umlčet
silence {v} (to suppress criticism) :: umlčet
silence is golden {proverb} (proverb) :: mlčeti zlato
silencer {n} (attachment) :: tlumič {m}
silent {adj} (free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly quiet) :: tichý, mlčet [verb "to be silent"]
silent {adj} (to refrain from speaking) SEE: be silent ::
silent as the grave {adj} (to say absolutely nothing) :: mlčet jako hrob (be silent like a grave)
silent film {n} (film without sound) :: němý film {m}
silently {adv} (in a silent manner; making no noise) :: tiše, neslyšně
Silesia {prop} (region) :: Slezsko {n}
Silesian {adj} (of or pertaining to Silesia) :: slezský
Silesian {n} (inhabitant of Silesia) :: Slezan {m}, Slezanka {f}
Silesian {prop} (Slavic language) :: slezština {f}
Silesian German {n} (West Germanic language) :: Slezská němčina
silhouette {n} (representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color) :: silueta {f}
silicate {n} (salt or mineral) :: křemičitan {m}, silikát {m}
silicon {n} (non-metallic element) :: křemík {m}
silicone {n} (any of a class of inert compounds of silicon) :: silikon {m}
Silicon Valley {prop} (nickname for region in San Francisco) :: Silicon Valley, Křemíkové údolí {n}
silicosis {n} (silica dust pneumoconiosis) :: silikóza {f}
silk {n} (fiber) :: hedvábí {n}
silk {n} (fabric) :: hedvábí {n}
silken {adj} (made of silk) :: hedvábný {m}
silk-screen printing {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing ::
silkworm {n} (caterpillar) :: bourec morušový {m}, bourec {m}
silly {adj} (foolish, showing a lack of good sense and wisdom) :: hloupý, pošetilý, bláhový
silly {adj} (irresponsible, showing irresponsible behaviors) :: pitomý, hloupý
silly {adj} (semiconscious) :: omráčený, praštěný
silly season {n} (period when news media tend to place increased emphasis on reporting bizarre stories) :: okurková sezóna {f}
silo {n} (vertical building for storing grain) :: silo {n}
silo {n} (underground bunker) :: silo {n}
silty {adj} (having a noticeable amount of silt) :: prachovitý
Silurian {prop} (Silurian period) :: silur {m}
silver {n} (metal) :: stříbro {n}
silver {n} (color/colour) :: stříbrná
silver {adj} (made from silver) :: stříbrný {m}
silver {adj} (having a color/colour like silver) :: stříbrný, stříbřitý
silver fir {n} (European silver fir Abies alba) :: jedle bělokorá
silverfish {n} (type of bristletail) :: rybenka {f}
silvern {adj} (made from silver) SEE: silver ::
silversmith {n} (person who makes articles out of silver) :: stříbrník {m}, stříbrnice {f}, stříbrotepec {m}
silverware {n} ((US) knives, forks and spoons) :: příbor {m}
silverweed {n} (plant) :: mochna husí {f}
silvery {adj} (resembling silver) :: stříbrný, stříbřitý
Silvia {prop} (female given name) :: Silvie {f}
SIM card {n} (small, removable card which stores mobile phone data) :: SIM karta
Simferopol {prop} (city) :: Simferopol {m}
similar {adj} (having traits or characteristics in common; alike, comparable) :: podobný {m}
similar {adj} (of geometric figures, having the same shape) :: podobný
similarity {n} (closeness of appearance) :: podobnost {f}
similarly {adv} (in a similar style or manner) :: podobně
similarness {n} (similarity) SEE: similarity ::
simile {n} (figure of speech in which one thing is compared to another) :: přirovnání {n}
Simon {prop} (male given name) :: Šimon
Simone {prop} (female given name) :: Simona {f}
simony {n} (act of buying and selling ecclesiastical offices and pardons) :: svatokupectví
simple {adj} (uncomplicated) :: jednoduchý {m}, prostý, lehký [easy]
simple machine {n} (device) :: jednoduchý stroj {m}
simpleton {n} (simple person lacking common sense) :: prosťáček {m}
simplicity {n} (quality or state of being simple, unmixed, or uncompounded; as, the simplicity of metals or of earths) :: jednoduchost {f}
simplification {n} (act of simplifying) :: zjednodušení {n}
simplify {v} (to make simpler) :: zjednodušit
simulate {v} (to model, replicate, duplicate the behavior) :: simulovat
simulated annealing {n} (algorithm) :: simulované žíhání {n}
simulation {n} (something which simulates) :: simulace {f}
simulation {n} (process of simulating) :: simulace {f}
simulator {n} (machine or system) :: trenažér {m}, simulátor {m}
simultaneous {adj} (occurring at the same time) :: současný
simultaneously {adv} (occurring at the same time) :: zároveň
sin {n} (violation of religious law) :: hřích {m}
sin {n} (misdeed) :: hřích {m}
sin {v} (to commit a sin) :: hřešit {impf}, zhřešit {pf}
Sinai {prop} (peninsula) :: Sinaj {m}, Sinajský poloostrov {m}
since {prep} (from (time)) :: od, od té doby
since {conj} (from the time that) :: od té doby
since {conj} (because) :: protože, jelikož
sincere {adj} (earnest) :: upřímný {m}
sincereness {n} (sincerity) SEE: sincerity ::
sincerity {n} (quality of being sincere) :: upřímnost {f}
since when {adv} (from what time) :: odkdy
Sindarin {prop} (constructed language) :: sindarština {f}
sine {n} (trigonometric function) :: sinus {m}
sinew {n} (cord or tendon of the body) SEE: tendon ::
sinful {adj} (evil) SEE: evil ::
sinful {adj} (constituting sin) :: hříšný
sing {v} (to produce harmonious sounds with one’s voice) :: zpívat {impf}
Singapore {prop} (Republic of Singapore) :: Singapur {m}
Singaporean {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Singapore) :: singapurský
Singaporean {n} (a person from Singapore) :: Singapurec {m}, Singapuřan {m}, Singapurka {f}
singer {n} (person who sings) :: zpěvák {m}, zpěvačka {f}
singeress {n} (songstress) SEE: songstress ::
singing {n} (the act of using the voice to produce musical sounds; vocalizing) :: zpěv {m}
single {adj} (not accompanied by anything else) :: samotný, jednotlivý
single {adj} (not married nor dating) :: svobodný
single {n} (one who is not married) :: single {m}
single {v} (farming: to thin out) SEE: thin out ::
single celled {adj} (consisting of one cell) SEE: unicellular ::
singlet {n} (sleeveless shirt) :: tílko {n}
single-word {adj} (consisting of a single word) :: jednoslovný {m}
singular {n} (grammar: form of a word that refers to only one thing) :: jednotné číslo {n}
singularity {n} (physics: point of infinite density) :: singularita {f}
Sinhala {n} (language) SEE: Sinhalese ::
Sinhalese {adj} (of or pertaining to Sri Lanka) :: sinhálský
Sinhalese {n} (Sinhalese person) :: Sinhálec {m}
Sinhalese {n} (the language) :: sinhálština {f}
sinister {adj} (ominous) :: zlověstný {m}
sinister {adj} (evil) :: zlý, hrozivý
sinister {adj} (of the left) :: levý
sink {v} (descend into liquid, etc) :: potopit se
sink {v} (cause (ship, etc) to sink) :: potopit
sink {n} (basin) :: dřez {m}
Sinkiang {prop} (Xinjiang) SEE: Xinjiang ::
sinless {adj} (without sin) :: bezhříšný
sinner {n} (person who has sinned) :: hříšník {m}, hříšnice {f}
sinology {n} (Chinese studies) SEE: Chinese studies ::
sinusitis {n} (inflammation) :: zánět dutin {m}, sinusitida {f}
siphon {n} (a bent pipe or tube with one end lower than the other) :: sifon {m}
siphon {v} (transfer by means of a siphon) :: vysát {pf}, vycucnout {pf}
siphon {v} (steal or skim off in small amounts) :: vysát {pf}, vycucnout
sir {n} (address to any male, especially if his name or proper address is unknown) :: pan {m}, pán {m}
siren {n} (device for making a sound alarm) :: siréna {f}
Sirius {prop} :: Sirius
sirup {n} (syrup) SEE: syrup ::
siskin {n} (small European finch) SEE: Eurasian siskin ::
sister {n} (woman or girl having the same parents) :: sestra {f}
sister {n} (a nun; a female member of a religious community) :: sestra {f}
sister {n} (senior nurse) :: sestra {f}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's sister) :: švagrová {f}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's sister) :: švagrová {f}
sister-in-law {n} (brother's wife) :: švagrová {f}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's brother's wife) :: švagrová {f}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's brother's wife) :: švagrová {f}
Sisyphean {adj} (incessant or incessantly recurring, but futile) :: sisyfovský
Sisyphus {prop} (figure) :: Sisyfos {m}
sit {v} (of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported) :: sedět {impf}
sit {v} (move oneself into such a position) :: sednout
sitar {n} (musical instrument) :: sitár {m}
sit down {v} (to assume a sitting position from a standing position) :: posadit se, sednout si
site map {n} (webpage that lists the contents of a website) :: mapa stránek {f}, mapa webu {f}
sitting room {n} (living room) SEE: living room ::
situation {n} (position vis-à-vis surroundings) :: situace {f}, poloha {f}, místo {n}
situation {n} (one's status with regard to circumstances) :: situace
situation {n} (state of affairs) :: situace {f}
sit-up {n} (exercise in which the abdominal muscles are contracted) :: sedoleh {m}
six {num} (cardinal number) :: šest, [collective] šestery
six hundred {num} (cardinal number 600) :: šest set
six of one, half a dozen of the other {proverb} (two alternatives are equivalent or indifferent) :: jeden za osmnáct, druhý bez dvou za dvacet [the first is eighteen, the latter is twenty minus two]
six-pack {n} (highly developed set of abdominal muscles) :: [slang] pekáč buchet {m-in}
sixteen {num} (cardinal number 16) :: šestnáct
sixteenth {num} (the ordinal form of the number sixteen) :: šestnáctý
sixth {adj} (ordinal form of the number six) :: šestý {m}
sixth sense {n} (extrasensory perception) :: šestý smysl {m}
sixtieth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number sixty) :: šedesátý
sixty {num} (cardinal number) :: šedesát
sixtysomething {n} (sexagenarian) SEE: sexagenarian ::
size {n} (dimensions or magnitude of a thing) :: velikost {f}, rozměr {m}
size {n} (a specific set of dimensions for clothing) :: rozměr {m}
sizzle {v} (to make the sound of water hitting a hot surface) :: zasyčet {pf}
sizzle {n} (the sound of water hitting a hot surface) :: zasyčení {n}
sizzle {n} (zing, zip, or pizazz; excitement) :: poprask {m}, rozruch {m}
skandha {n} (any of the five aspects constituting the sentient being in Buddhism) :: skandha
skate {n} (runner) :: brusle {f}
skate {n} (ice skate or roller skate) :: brusle {f}
skate {n} (act of skating or ice skating) :: bruslení {n}
skate {v} (to move along a surface (ice or ground) using skates) :: bruslit
skate {n} (fish of family Rajidae) :: rejnok
skateboard {n} (platform on wheels) :: skateboard {m}
skater {n} (person who skates) :: bruslař {m}, bruslařka {f}
skating {n} (action or sport) :: bruslení {n}
skating rink {n} (frozen surface for skating) :: kluziště
skeeter {n} (mosquito) SEE: mosquito ::
skein {n} (quantity of yarn) :: přadeno {n}
skeletal {adj} (of, or relating to the skeleton) :: kosterní {m}
skeleton {n} (system that provides support to an organism) :: kostra {f}
skeleton {n} (very thin person) :: kostlivec {m}
skeleton in the closet {n} (shameful secret) SEE: skeleton in the cupboard ::
skeleton in the cupboard {n} (shameful secret) :: kostlivec ve skříni {m}
skeptic {n} (someone who habitually doubts beliefs and claims) :: skeptik {m}
skeptical {adj} (having, or expressing doubt) :: skeptický
skeptical {adj} (related to skepticism) :: skeptický
skepticism {n} (general disposition to doubt) :: skepticismus {m}, skepse {f}
sketch {v} (to make a basic drawing) :: načrtnout, naskicovat
sketch {v} (to describe briefly and with few details) :: načrtnout
sketch {n} (quick freehand drawing) :: náčrt {m}, skica {f}
sketch {n} (lookout) SEE: lookout ::
skew {adj} (neither perpendicular nor parallel) :: šikmý {m}
skew {v} (to bias or distort in a particular direction) :: zkreslit
skewer {n} (pin used to secure food during cooking) :: špíz {m}
skewness {n} (property of being skew) :: šikmost {f}
skewness {n} (measure of the asymmetry) :: šikmost {f}, koeficient šikmosti {m}
ski {n} (one of a pair of long flat runners designed for gliding over snow) :: lyže {f}
ski {v} (to move on skis) :: lyžovat
skid {n} (out of control sliding motion) :: smyk {m}
skid {n} (ski shaped runner or supporting surface as found on an aircraft) :: lyžina {f}
skid {v} (to slide in an uncontrolled manner) :: dostat smyk, smýkat
skier {n} (someone who practices skiing) :: lyžař {m}
skiing {n} (sport or activity) :: lyžování {n}
skilful {adj} (possessing skill, skilled) :: šikovný
ski lift {n} (a device that transports skiers up a mountain) :: lyžařský vlek {m}
skill {n} (capacity to do something well) :: schopnost {f}
skillful {adj} (possessing skill) :: dovedný, obratný, zručný, šikovný
skillfulness {n} (being adept or skillful) :: zručnost {f}, dovednost {f}, šikovnost {f}
skim {v} (throw an object so it bounces on water) :: hodit žabku {impf}
skim {v} (read quickly, skipping some detail) :: listovat
skimble-skamble {n} (nonsense, gibberish, mumbo-jumbo) SEE: nonsense ::
skimble-skamble {adj} (confused, chaotic, disorderly) SEE: chaotic ::
skimp {v} (to slight; to do carelessly; to scamp) :: odbýt, odfláknout
skimp {v} (to make insufficient allowance for; to scant; to scrimp) :: šetřit, omezovat
skimp {v} (to save; to be parsimonious or stingy) :: šetřit, škudlit
skin {n} (outer protective of the body of a person or animal) :: kůže {f}
skin color {n} (color of human skin) :: barva pleti {f}
skin color {n} (ethnicity) :: barva pleti {f}
skinny {adj} (thin) :: hubený {m}
skip {v} (to move by hopping on alternate feet) :: poskakovat {impf}
skip {v} (to leap about lightly) :: hopsat, hopsat {impf}
skip {v} (to omit or disregard intermediate items or stages) :: přeskočit, vynechat
skip {v} (not to attend) :: vynechat, vypustit {pf}, zasklít {pf}
skipping rope {n} (rope for play or exercise) :: švihadlo {n}
skip rope {n} (rope used) SEE: skipping rope ::
skirmish {n} (brief battle between small groups) :: půtka {f}
skirmisher {n} (soldier) :: harcovník {m}
skirt {n} (clothing) :: sukně {f}
skirt {n} (part of dress) :: sukně
skirt {n} (slang for woman) :: ženská {f}
skirt chaser {n} (man who seeks out female companionship) :: sukničkář {m}
ski run {n} (trail or slope for skiing) :: sjezdovka {f}
ski slope {n} (slope for skiing) :: sjezdovka {f}
skittish {adj} (easily scared) :: bojácný {m}, bázlivý {m}, lekavý {m}
Skopje {prop} (Macedonia) SEE: Macedonia ::
Skopje {prop} (capital of Macedonia) :: Skopje {n}
skua {n} (predatory seabird of the family Stercorariidae) :: chaluha {f}
skulk {v} (to conceal oneself; to hide) :: potulovat se
skull {n} (bones of the head: cranium and mandible) :: lebka {f}
skullcap {n} (cap that covers the area from the forehead to just above the back of the neck) :: kipa {f}
skunk {n} (animal) :: skunk {m}
skunk {n} (skunkweed) SEE: marijuana ::
sky {n} (atmosphere above a point) :: nebe {n}, obloha {f}
sky {n} (heaven) :: nebesa {n-p}
skyclad {adj} (nude) SEE: nude ::
skylark {n} (small brown passerine bird) :: skřivan polní {m}
skyline {n} (horizon) SEE: horizon ::
skyrocket {n} (pocket) SEE: pocket ::
skyrocket {v} (to increase suddenly and extremely) :: vyletět nahoru
skyscraper {n} (tall building) :: mrakodrap {m}
slacken {v} (to make less taut) SEE: loosen ::
slacken {v} ((intransitive) to gradually decrease in intensity) :: slábnout {impf}, ochabovat {impf}, ochabnout {pf}, zeslábnout {pf}
slacken {v} ((transitive) to gradually decrease in intensity) :: oslabovat {impf}, oslabit {pf}
slag {n} (the impurities which result and are separated out when melting a metal or refining it from its ore) :: struska {f}, škvára {f}
slalom {n} (sports) :: slalom {m}
slalom {n} (race or competition) :: slalom {m}
slander {n} (false or unsupported spoken malicious statement) :: pomluva {f}
slander {v} (utter a slanderous statement) :: pomluvit
slang {n} (jargon) SEE: jargon ::
slang {n} (slang) :: slang {m}, hantýrka {f}
slant {n} (typography: slash) SEE: slash ::
slap {n} (A blow dealt with the open hand) :: facka {f}
slash {n} (swift cut with a blade) :: řez {m}
slash {n} (ice hockey: quick and hard lateral strike with a hockey stick) :: seknutí {n}, sekera {f}
slash {n} (typography: / symbol) :: lomítko {n}
slash {v} (to make a broad cut with an edged weapon) :: říznout
slash and burn {n} (technique) :: žďáření
slate {n} (rock) :: břidlice {f}
slate {n} (sheet of slate for writing on) :: břidlicová tabulka {f}
slattern {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute ::
slaughterhouse {n} (abattoir) SEE: abattoir ::
Slav {n} (a member of a group of peoples in Eastern Europe speaking a Slavic language) :: Slovan {m}
slave {n} (person owned by another) :: otrok {m}, otrokyně {f}, rob {m} [obsolete]
slave {n} (person forced to work for another) :: nevolník {m}, nevolníce {f}
slave {v} (to work hard) :: otročit
slave-girl {n} (female slave) :: otrokyně {f}
slavery {n} (institution or practice of owning human beings) :: otrokářství {n}
slavery {n} (condition of servitude endured by a slave) :: otroctví {n}
slavery {n} (condition in which one is captivated or subjugated) :: otroctví {n}
Slavic {adj} (of the Slavs, their culture or languages) :: slovanský {m}
Slavic studies {n} (academic discipline) :: slavistika {f}
slavish {adj} (in the manner of a slave) :: otrocký {m}
slavishly {adv} (in a slavish manner) :: otrocky
Slavism {n} (a Slavic idiom or phrase) :: slavismus {m}
Slavist {n} (specialist in the Slavic languages, literature or culture) :: slavista {m}
Slavistics {n} (Slavic studies) SEE: Slavic studies ::
Slavo- {prefix} (Slavic) :: slavjano-
Slavonia {prop} (region of Croatia) :: Slavonie
Slavonic {adj} (Slavic) SEE: Slavic ::
Slavonic studies {n} (Slavic studies) SEE: Slavic studies ::
Slavyansk {prop} (Slovyansk) SEE: Slovyansk ::
sled {n} (sledge) SEE: sledge ::
sledge {n} (sledgehammer) SEE: sledgehammer ::
sledge {n} (sleigh or sled) :: sáně {f-p}
sledgehammer {n} (kind of hammer) :: perlík {m}
sleep {v} (to rest in state of reduced consciousness) :: spát {impf}
sleep {n} (state of reduced consciousness) :: spánek {m}
sleep {n} (substance found in the corner of the eyes / figurative objectification of sleep) :: ospalky {p}
sleep apnea {n} (brief interruptions of breathing during sleep) :: spánková apnoe {f}
sleeper {n} (railroad sleeping car) SEE: sleeping car ::
sleeper {n} (railroad tie) SEE: railroad tie ::
sleep in {v} (to sleep late) :: zaspat
sleeping bag {n} (padded or insulated bag) :: spacák {m}, spací pytel {m}
Sleeping Beauty {prop} (fairy tale) :: Šípková Růženka {f}
sleeping car {n} (a railroad car with sleeping facilities for passengers travelling overnight.) :: lůžkový vůz {m}
sleeping mat {n} (a thin mat used to insulate a sleeper from the ground) :: karimatka {f}
sleepless {adj} (absence of sleep) :: bezesný {m}
sleep on {v} (to postpone a decision at least overnight) :: vyspat se na to, ráno moudřejší večera [proverb]
sleepy {adj} (feeling the need for sleep) :: ospalý {m}
sleepy head {n} (a sleepy person) SEE: sleepyhead ::
sleepyhead {n} (sleepy person) :: spáč {m}, ospalec {m}
sleet {n} (mixture of rain and snow) :: plískanice {f}
sleeve {n} (part of a garment that covers the arm) :: rukáv {m}
sleigh {adj} (sly) SEE: sly ::
sleigh {n} (vehicle on runners) SEE: sledge ::
slender {adj} (thin) :: štíhlý, útlý
slenderness {n} (property of being slender) :: štíhlost {f}, útlost {f}
slice {n} (thin, broad piece cut off) :: krajíc {m} (of bread), plátek {m} [of ham]
slick {adj} (slippery due to a covering of liquid) :: kluzký {m}
slide {v} (to pass along smoothly) :: klouzat
slide {n} (item of play equipment) :: skluzavka {f}
slide {n} (rubble, earth and stones moving down) :: sesuv {m}
slide {n} (transparent image for projecting) :: snímek {m} (about a slide in presentation software), diák {m}
slide fastener {n} (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener ::
slide rule {n} (analog calculator) :: logaritmické pravítko {n}
slight {adj} (small in amount, insignificant) :: nepatrný
slim {adj} (slender) :: štíhlý {m}
slime {n} (mucilaginous substance or mucus-like substance) :: sliz {m}
sling {n} (instrument for throwing) :: prak {m}
slinger {n} (someone who slings or who uses a sling) :: vazač {m} (crane slinger)
slingshot {n} (Y-shaped stick) :: prak {m}
slip {v} (to lose one's traction) :: uklouznout
slip {v} (to worsen) :: zhoršit
slip {n} (act of slipping) :: prokluz {m}
slip {n} (medicine: return to previous behaviour) :: relaps
slip of the tongue {n} (mistake in speech) :: přeřeknutí {n}
slipper {n} (low shoe usually worn indoors) :: pantofel {m}, trepka {f}, papuče {f}, pantofle {f}, bačkora {f}
slippery {adj} (of a surface) :: kluzký
slippery as an eel {adj} (crafty) :: kluzký jako úhoř
slipstick {n} (slide rule) SEE: slide rule ::
slit {n} (narrow cut or opening; a slot) :: škvíra {f}, skulina {f}, štěrbina {f}
slither {v} (to move smoothly from side to side) :: plazit se, šoupnout se
slither {v} (to slide) :: klouzat se
sliver {n} (a long piece cut or rent off; a sharp, slender fragment) :: odštěpek {m}, tříska {f}, odřezek {m}
slivovitz {n} (rakija made from distilled, fermented plum juice) :: slivovice {f}
slobber {v} (To allow saliva or liquid to run from one's mouth) :: slintat
sloe {n} (fruit of Prunus spinosa) :: trnka {f}
sloe {n} (tree Prunus spinosa) SEE: blackthorn ::
slogan {n} (phrase associated with a product, used in advertising) :: slogan {m}
sloop {n} (single-masted sailboat) :: šalupa {f}
slope {n} (area of ground that tends evenly upward or downward) :: svah {m}
slope {n} (degree to which a surface tends upward or downward) :: stoupání {n}
slope {n} (mathematics) :: sklon {m}
sloth {n} (laziness) :: lenost {f}
sloth {n} (mammal) :: lenochod {m}
slot machine {n} (vending machine) SEE: vending machine ::
slough {v} (to shed (skin)) :: svléci kůži
Slovak {adj} (of Slovakia or its language) :: slovenský {m}
Slovak {n} (native of Slovakia) :: Slovák {m}, Slovenka {f}
Slovak {n} (language of Slovakia) :: slovenština
Slovak Cuvac {n} (Slovak Chuvach) :: slovenský čuvač
Slovakia {prop} (Slovakia) :: Slovensko {n}
Slovakian {adj} (of or pertaining to Slovakia) :: slovenský
Slovakian {n} (a person from Slovakia or of Slovakian descent) :: Slovák {m}, Slovenka {f}
Slovak Republic {prop} (official name of Slovakia) :: Slovenská republika {f}
sloven {n} (man or boy habitually negligent of neatness and order) :: špindíra {m} {f}
Slovene {adj} (adjective) :: slovinský {m}
Slovene {n} (a person) :: Slovinec {m}, Slovinka {f}
Slovene {n} (the language) :: slovinština {f}
Slovenia {prop} (country in Europe) :: Slovinsko {n}
Slovenian {adj} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene ::
Slovenian {n} (language) SEE: Slovene ::
Slovenian {n} (person) SEE: Slovene ::
Slovincian {prop} (extinct language of the Slovincian people) :: slovinčtina {f}, severní slovinština {f}
Slovyansk {prop} (city) :: Slovjansk, Slavjansk
slow {adj} (not quick in motion) :: pomalý {m}
slow {adj} (spread over a comparatively long time) :: pomalý {m}
slow {adj} (of reduced intellectual capacity) :: pomalý {m}
slow down {v} (to reduce speed) :: zpomalit
slowdown {n} (a reduction in speed, or a decrease in the level of production, etc.) :: zpomalení
slowly {adv} (at a slow pace) :: pomalu
slowness {n} (quality of being slow) :: pomalost {f}
slow on the uptake {adj} (slow to comprehend) :: mít dlouhé vedení
slowworm {n} (Anguis fragilis) :: slepýš {m}
sluff {n} (slough) SEE: slough ::
sluff {v} (slough) SEE: slough ::
slug {n} (gastropod) :: slimák {m}
slug {n} (shot of drink) :: panák {m}
slug {n} (lazy person) SEE: sluggard ::
sluggard {n} (lazy or idle person) :: lenoch {m}
sluice {n} (passage for water) :: propust {f}, šlajsna {f} [slang]
slurp {v} (eat or drink noisily) :: srkat
Slurpee {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush ::
slush {n} (half-melted snow) :: plískanice {f} {f-p}
slushie {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush ::
Slush Puppie {n} (slush) SEE: slush ::
slushy {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush ::
slut {n} (prostitute) SEE: whore ::
sly {adj} (artfully cunning; secretly mischievous; wily) :: prohnaný {m}
sly as a fox {adj} (very sly) :: chytrý jako liška, liškou podšitý, lišácký
smack {n} ((slang) heroin) SEE: horse ::
small {adj} (not large) :: malý {m}
small {adj} (young) :: malý {m}, mladý {m}
small beer {n} (small serving of beer) :: malé pivo {n}
small caps {n} (font variant) :: kapitálky {f-p}
smaller {adj} (comparative of small) :: menší
smallest room {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
small intestine {n} (upper part of the intestine) :: tenké střevo {n}
smallpox {n} (disease) :: neštovice {f-p}
small talk {n} (idle conversation) :: tlachání {n}, nezávazná konverzace {f}
small tortoiseshell {n} (butterfly) :: babočka kopřivová {f}
smaragdine {n} (emerald) SEE: emerald ::
smart {adj} (exhibiting intellectual knowledge, such as that found in books) :: bystrý, chytrý, inteligentní
smart {adj} (equipped with intelligent behaviour) :: inteligentní, chytrý
smartphone {n} (electronic handheld device) :: chytrý telefon {m}, smartphone {m}
smash {n} (in tennis) :: smeč
Smíchov {prop} (district of Prague) :: Smíchov {m}
smear {n} (mark) :: šmouha {f}
smegma {n} (sebaceous secretion) :: smegma
smell {n} (sensation) :: vůně {f}, zápach {m} [unpleasant]
smell {n} (sense of smell) :: čich {m}
smell {v} (sense with nose) :: cítit {impf}, čichat {impf}
smell {v} (to have a particular smell, whether good or bad; if descriptive, followed by "like" or "of") :: vonět {impf}, být cítit, páchnout {impf}
smell a rat {v} (to sense something suspicious) :: mít zlou předtuchu, tušit zradu
smetana {n} (type of soured cream) :: zakysaná smetana {f}
smile {n} (a happy face expression using mouth, but without producing voice) :: úsměv {m}
smile {v} (to have a smile on one's face) :: usmívat se {impf}, usmát se {pf}
smiley {n} (representation of a smiling face) :: smajlík {m}
smirk {n} (smile that is insolent, offensively self-satisfied or scornful) :: úšklebek {m}
smirk {v} (To smile in a way that is affected, smug, insolent or contemptuous) :: ušklíbnout se
smite {v} (to hit) :: uhodit {pf}, udeřit {pf}, zasáhnout {pf}, omráčit {pf}
smite {v} (to strike down or kill with godly force) :: srazit {pf}, ztrestat {pf}
smite {v} (to put to rout in battle) :: rozprášit {pf}
smith {n} (craftsperson who works metal, see also: blacksmith) :: kovář {m}
Smith {prop} (surnames derived from the equivalents of “smith”) :: Kovář {m}
Smith {prop} (most common surnames by language) :: Novák
smithsonite {n} (mineral) :: smithsonit {m}
smithy {n} (forge) SEE: forge ::
smitten {adj} (made irrationally enthusiastic) :: zblázněný {m}
smitten {adj} (in love) :: zabouchnutý {m}, zblázněný {m}
smog {n} (urban air pollution) :: smog
smoke {n} (visible particles and vapour given off by burning material) :: dým {m}, kouř {m}
smoke {n} (colloquial: cigarette) :: cígo {n}
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale smoke from a burning cigarette) :: kouřit {impf}
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale tobacco smoke regularly or habitually) :: kouřit {impf}
smoke {v} (to give off smoke) :: kouřit, dýmat
smoke {v} (to preserve or prepare by treating with smoke) :: udit
smoked {adj} (of food, preserved by treatment with smoke) :: uzený
smoker {n} (person who smokes tobacco habitually) :: kuřák {m}, kuřačka {f}
smokeshop {n} (tobacconist's) SEE: tobacconist's ::
smokestack {n} (a conduit or group of conduits atop a structure allowing smoke to flow out) SEE: chimney ::
smoking {n} (smoking of tobacco) :: kouření {n}
smoking {n} (action of giving off smoke) :: kouření {n}
smoking {adj} (giving off smoke) :: kouřící
smolder {v} (To burn with no flame and little smoke) :: doutnat
Smolensk {prop} (city) :: Smolensk {m}
smooth {adj} (lacking friction, not rough) :: hladký {m}
smooth {adj} (without difficulty) :: hladký {m}
smooth {adj} (mathematics, of a function: Having derivatives of all finite orders at all points within the function’s domain) :: hladká {f}
smooth as a baby's bottom {adj} (very smooth) :: hladký jako dětská prdelka
smoothly {adv} (in a smooth manner) :: plynule
smorgasbord {n} (buffet with many small dishes, see also: buffet) :: švédský stůl {m}
SMS {n} (a text message sent on a cell phone) :: esemeska {f}, textovka {f}
smudge {n} (a blemish; a smear) :: šmouha {f}
smudge {v} (to obscure by blurring) :: zamazat
smug {adj} (irritatingly pleased with oneself; self-satisfied) :: nafoukaný
smuggle {v} (to import or export, illicitly or by stealth, without paying lawful customs charges or duties) :: pašovat
smuggler {n} (One who smuggles things) :: pašerák {m}
smurf {n} (fictional character) :: šmoula {m}
smut {n} (soot) SEE: soot ::
Smyrna {prop} (city) :: Smyrna {f}
snack {n} (a light meal) :: svačina {f}
snack {n} (an item of food eaten between meals) :: svačina {f}
snail {n} (any animal of the class Gastropoda having a shell) :: hlemýžď {m}, šnek {m}
snail {n} (sluggard) :: šnek {m}
snake {n} (legless reptile) :: had {m}
snake eagle {n} (bird of prey) :: orlík {m}
snaky {adj} (twisty) SEE: twisty ::
snap {v} (to snap one's fingers) :: lusknout {pf}
snapdragon {n} (any plant of the genus Antirrhinum) :: hledík {m}
snap fastener {n} (fastening mechanism) :: patentka {f}
snare {n} (trap) :: oko {n}, léčka {f}, nástraha {f}
snare {n} (mental trap) :: mam {m}, klam {m}(in the phrase "mam a klam")
snare {n} (music: type of drum) :: virbl
snath {n} (shaft of a scythe) :: kosiště {n}
sneaker {n} (leisure shoes, often worn for sports; trainers) :: tenisky {f-p}, kecky {f-p}
sneeze {v} (expel air as a reflex) :: kýchat {impf}, kýchnout {pf}
sneeze {n} (act of sneezing) :: kýchnutí {n}
snickersnee {n} (a knife fight) :: souboj na nože
snipe {n} (bird of the family Scolopacidae) :: bekasina {f}
sniper {n} (a person using long-range small arms for precise attacks from a concealed position) :: odstřelovač {m}
snippet {n} (a tiny piece or part) :: útržek {m}
snitch {v} (steal) :: otočit {pf}, šlohnout {pf}, čmajznout {pf}
snitch {v} (contact or cooperate with the police) :: práskat {impf}
snitch {n} (informer, usually one who betrays his group) :: práskač {m}, bonzák {m},udavač {m}
snob {n} (person who seeks to be a member of the upper classes) :: snob {m}
snooker {n} (cue sport) :: kulečník {m}
snoot {v} (slang: human nose) SEE: schnozzle ::
snore {v} (breathe during sleep with harsh noises) :: chrápat {impf}
snoring {n} (action or sound) :: chrápání {n}
snot {n} (mucus) :: sopel {m}
snout {n} (long, projecting nose, mouth, and jaw of a beast) :: čumák {m}, rypák {m}
snow {n} (precipitation) :: sníh {m}
snow {n} (colour) :: sněhobílý {m}, sněhobílá {f}, sněhobílé {n}
snow {n} (cocaine) :: sníh {m}
snow {v} (have snow fall from the sky) :: sněžit
snowball {n} (ball of snow) :: sněhová koule {f}
snowball fight {n} (play fight) :: koulovačka {f}
snowboarder {n} (someone who snowboards) :: snowboardista {m}
snowboarding {n} (the sport of sliding downhill on a snowboard) :: snowboarding {m}
snowboot {n} (a water-resistant type of footwear) :: sněhule {f}
snow bunting {n} (bird) :: sněhule
snowcat {n} (vehicle) :: sněžná rolba {f}
snow-covered {adj} :: sněžný, zasněžený
snowdrift {n} (bank of snow) :: sněhová závěj {f}
snowdrop {n} (plant) :: sněženka {f}
snowdrop windflower {n} (Anemone sylvestris) :: sasanka lesní {f}
snowfall {n} (instance of falling of snow) :: sněžení {n}
snowflake {n} (crystal) :: sněhová vločka {f}
snowflake {n} (flower of the genus Leucojum) :: bledule {f}, bledule jarní {f}
snowflake {n} (Plectrophenax nivalis) SEE: snow bunting ::
snow globe {n} (decorative object) :: vánoční koule
snowiness {n} (propery or condition of being snowy) :: sněhovost {f}
snow leopard {n} (a large feline mammal, Uncia uncia) :: irbis {m}
snowman {n} (figure made of snow) :: sněhulák {m}
snowmobile {n} (vehicle) :: sněžný skútr {m}
snow plow {n} (vehicle) :: sněžný pluh {m}
Snow Queen {prop} (fairy tale character with power over snow and ice) :: Sněhová královna {f}
snowshoe {n} (flat footwear worn to facilitate walking in deep snow) :: sněžnice {f}
snowstorm {n} (bad weather involving blowing winds and snow) :: blizard {m}, sněhová bouře {f}, sněhová vichřice {f}, vánice {f}, metelice {f}
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow White (Schneewittchen)) :: Sněhurka {f}
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow-White and Rose-Red (Schneeweißchen und Rosenrot)) :: Sněhurka
snowy {adj} (snow-covered) SEE: snow-covered ::
snuffbox {n} (small box) :: tabatěrka {f}
snuffer {n} (candle snuffer) SEE: candle snuffer ::
snuggle {v} (to lie close to another person or thing, hugging or being cosy) :: tulit se {impf}, přitulit se {pf}, přivinout se {pf}
so {conj} (in order that) :: aby
so {conj} (with the result that) :: tak
so {adv} (very) :: tak
so {adv} (to a particular extent) :: tak, takto, takhle
so {adv} (in a particular manner) :: tak
so {adv} (slang: very much) :: tak
so {adj} (true) :: tak
soap {n} (soap opera) SEE: soap opera ::
soap {n} (substance) :: mýdlo {n}
soap {v} (apply soap in washing) :: namydlit, mydlit
soap opera {n} (television serial) :: mýdlová opera {f}
sober {adj} (not drunk) :: střízlivý {m}, střízvý [dated]
sober {adj} (moderate) :: střízlivý {m}
sober {adj} (dull) :: tupý {m}, hloupý {m}
sober {v} (make or become sober) :: vystřízlivět {pf}
sober {v} (overcome intoxication) :: vystřízlivět {pf}
sober up {v} (to become sober) :: vystřízlivět
sobriety {n} (quality or state of being sober) :: střízlivost {f}
sobriety {n} (quality or state of not being intoxicated) :: střízlivost {f}
sobriquet {n} (familiar name for a person) :: přezdívka {f}
so-called {adj} (so named) :: takzvaný {m}
soccer {n} (game) :: fotbal {m}, kopaná {f}
soccer player {n} (one who plays soccer) :: fotbalista {m}, fotbalistka {f}
Sochi {prop} (city in Russia) :: Soči {n}
social {adj} (extroverted or outgoing) :: společenský
social {adj} (relating to society) :: společenský {m}, sociální
social Darwinism {n} (theory) :: sociální darwinismus {m}
social engineering {n} (use of numerical data) :: sociální inženýrství {n}
social engineering {n} (use of propaganda) :: sociální inženýrství {n}
social engineering {n} (practice of tricking a user) :: sociální inženýrství {n}
socialism {n} (political philosophy of social and economic equality) :: socialismus {m}, socializmus {m}
socialism {n} (group of socialist political philosophies) :: socialismus {m}
socialism {n} (intermediate phase of social development) :: socialismus {m}
socialist {adj} (of, promoting, practicing, or characteristic of socialism) :: socialistický {m}
socialist {n} (one who practices or advocates socialism) :: socialista {f}
sociality {n} (character of being social) :: společenskost {f}
socialization {n} (sociology: the process of learning one’s culture) :: socializace {f}
social psychology {n} (study) :: sociální psychologie {f}
social science {n} (branch of science) :: společenská věda {f}
society {n} (group of people sharing culture) :: společnost {f}
society {n} (people of one’s country or community as a whole) :: společnost {f}
Socinian {n} (a member of a certain nontrinitarian Christian denomination) :: socinián
Socinian {adj} (pertaining to the Socinians) :: sociniánský {m}
sociolect {n} (variant of language used by a social group) :: sociolekt
sociolinguistics {n} (the study of social and cultural effects on language) :: sociolingvistika {f}
sociological {adj} (of or pertaining to sociology) :: sociologický
sociologist {n} (scientist studying the field of sociology) :: sociolog {m}
sociology {n} (study of society, human social interactions, etc.) :: sociologie {f}
sociopath {n} (person with antisocial personality disorder) :: sociopat {m}
sock {n} (covering for the foot) :: ponožka {f}
socket {n} (mechanical opening) :: patice {f}, zdířka {f}, zásuvka {f} [power socket]
socket {n} (computing interprocess communication channel) :: soket {m}
Socrates {prop} (Greek philosopher) :: Sokrates {m}, Sókratés {m}
Socratic {adj} (characteristic of the philosopher Socrates) :: sokratovský
Socratic method {prop} :: sokratovská metoda {f}, maieutika {f}
soda {n} (carbonated water) :: sodová voda {f}, sodovka {f}
soda water {n} (water with carbon dioxide) :: sodová voda, sodovka, perlivá voda {f}
sodden {adj} (soaked) :: nasáklý, prosáklý, promočený
sodden {adj} (stupid as a result of drunkenness) :: opilecký
sodium {n} (reactive metal) :: sodík {m}
sodium benzoate {n} (the sodium salt of benzoic acid) :: benzoát sodný {m}
sodium bicarbonate {n} (salt of sodium hydroxide and carbonic acid) :: jedlá soda {f}
sodium chloride {n} (chemical term for table salt; NaCl) :: chlorid sodný {m}
sodium hydrogen carbonate {n} (NaHCO3) SEE: sodium bicarbonate ::
sodium hydroxide {n} (caustic alkali) :: hydroxid sodný {m}
sodomite {n} (one who practices sodomy) :: sodomita {m}
Sod's law {prop} (rule) :: zákon schválnosti {m}
sofa {n} (upholstered seat) :: pohovka {f}, gauč {m}, sofa {f}, divan {m}
so far {adv} (until now; previously; yet) :: doposud, až dosud
so far so good {proverb} (up to this point, all is OK) :: zatím to ujde
Sofia {prop} (the capital city of Bulgaria) :: Sofie
soft {adj} (foolish) SEE: foolish ::
soft {adj} (giving way under pressure) :: měkký {m}
soft {adj} (of a cloth) :: měkký
softness {n} (the quality of being soft) :: měkkost {f}
soft palate {n} (tissue) :: měkké patro {n}
soft paraffin {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly ::
soft roe {n} (milt) SEE: milt ::
soft serve {n} (frozen dessert) :: točená zmrzlina {f}
soft soap {n} (soft-soap) SEE: soft-soap ::
soft-soap {v} (to try to persuade by flattering) :: mazat někomu med kolem huby
soft spot {n} (fontanelle) SEE: fontanelle ::
software {n} (encoded computer instructions) :: software {m}, programové vybavení
software engineer {n} (one who designs and implements software solutions) :: softwarový inženýr {m}
software engineering {n} (subfield of engineering concerned with the development, operation, and maintenance of software) :: softwarové inženýrství {n}
soil {n} (mixture of sand and organic material) :: půda {f}, země {f}
soil {n} (mineral or organic material serving as a natural medium for the growth of land plants) :: půda {f}
soil {v} (to defecate into one's clothing) SEE: soil oneself ::
soiled {adj} (dirty) :: ušpiněný
soil oneself {v} (to defecate on oneself accidentally) :: posrat se
sojourn {n} (A short stay somewhere) :: pobyt {m}
sojourn {n} (A temporary residence) :: přechodný pobyt {m}, dočasný pobyt {m}
solace {n} (consolation) :: útěcha {f}
solace {n} (source of comfort) :: útěcha {f}
solace {v} (to give solace to) :: utěšit
solace {v} (to allay, assuage) :: utišit, ztišit
solar {adj} (of or pertaining to the sun) :: solární, sluneční
solar eclipse {n} (when the Moon passes between the Earth and the sun) :: zatmění slunce {n}
solarium {n} (establishment where one can rent sunbeds) :: solárium {n}
solar system {prop} (Solar System) SEE: Solar System ::
Solar System {prop} (the Sun and all the heavenly bodies that orbit around it) :: sluneční soustava {f}
solar wind {n} (outflow of charged particles from the solar corona into space) :: sluneční vítr {m}
solder {n} (any of various alloys that are used to join small pieces of metal together) :: pájka {f}
solder {v} (to join with solder) :: pájet, letovat
soldering iron {n} (tool) :: páječka {f}
soldier {n} (member of an army) :: voják {m}
sole {adj} (only) :: jediný {m}
sole {n} (bottom of the foot) :: chodidlo {n}
sole {n} (bottom of a shoe or boot) :: podrážka {f}
solecism {n} (error in the use of language) :: solecizmus {m}
solely {adv} (exclusively) :: jedině, výhradně, pouze, výlučně
solenoid {n} (solenoid) :: solenoid {m}
solid {adj} (in the solid state) :: tuhý {m}
solid {adj} (strong, unyielding (as of foundations etc)) :: pevný, stabilní, solidní
solid angle {n} (three-dimensional analog of an angle) :: prostorový úhel {m}
solidarity {n} (unifying bond between individuals with common goal or enemy) :: solidarita {f}
solidarity {n} (psychological or material support) :: solidarita {f}
Solidarity {prop} (political movement) :: Solidarita {f}
solidify {v} (intransitive: to become solid; to freeze) :: tuhnout
solidus {n} (slash) SEE: slash ::
soliloquy {n} (act of a character speaking to himself) :: samomluva
solipsism {n} (theory) :: solipsismus {m}
solitaire {n} (person who lives alone) SEE: solitary ::
solitaire {n} (patience) SEE: patience ::
solitary {n} (one who lives alone) :: samotář {m}
solitary {n} (solitary confinement) SEE: solitary confinement ::
solitary confinement {n} (forced isolation) :: samovazba {f}
solitude {n} (state of being alone) :: samota {f}
solo {n} (piece of music for one) :: sólo
solo {adj} (without a companion or instructor) :: sólo
soloist {n} (a person who performs a solo) :: sólista {m}
Solomon {prop} (king of Israel) :: Šalamoun {m}
Solomon Islands {prop} (A country in Melanesia) :: Šalamounovy ostrovy {m-p}
so long as {phrase} (as long as) SEE: as long as ::
solstice {n} (point where the earth stands at the extreme of its ellipsis around the sun) :: slunovrat {m}
solubility {n} (the condition of being soluble) :: rozpustnost {f}
solubility {n} ((chemistry) the amount of a substance that will dissolve in a given amount of a solvent) :: rozpustnost {f}
soluble {adj} (able to be dissolved) :: rozpustný {m}
solution {n} (liquid mixture) :: roztok {m}
solution {n} (an act, plan or other means, used or proposed, to solve a problem.) :: řešení {n}
solution {n} (answer to a problem (mathematics)) :: řešení {n}
solvable {adj} (capable of being solved) :: řešitelný {m}
solve {v} (to find an answer or solution) :: vyřešit
solvency {n} (ability to pay debts) :: solvence {f}, platební schopnost {f}
solvent {adj} (able to pay all debts) :: solventní
solyanka {n} (a thick, spicy and sour soup in Russian and Ukrainian cuisine) :: soljanka {f}
Somali {n} (a language) :: somálština {f}
Somali {n} (a person from Somalia or of Somali descent) :: Somálec {m}, Somálka {f}
Somali {adj} (pertaining to Somalia) :: somálský
Somalia {prop} (country in the Horn of Africa) :: Somálsko {n}
Somalian {adj} (pertaining to Somalia) SEE: Somali ::
Somalian {n} (someone from Somalia) SEE: Somali ::
somatic {adj} (relating to the body of an organism) :: somatický {m}
somatic cell {n} (any normal cell of an organism that is not involved in reproduction) :: somatická buňka {f}
somatoform {adj} (having no physical or organic cause) :: somatoformní
some {pron} (certain number) :: nějaký
some {pron} (indefinite quantity or number) :: několik, trochu
some {determiner} :: nějaký {m}, několik
somebody {pron} (some unspecified person) :: někdo {m}
somebody's {pron} (belonging to somebody (possessive form of somebody)) :: něčí
somehow {adv} (in one way or another; in some way not yet known or designated) :: nějak
someone {pron} (some person) :: někdo
someone's jaw dropped {phrase} (expression of someone's surprise) :: někomu spadla čelist
somersault {n} (the act of going head over heels) :: salto {n}, kotrmelec {m}
somersault {v} (to perform somersault) :: dělat kotrmelec {impf}, udělat kotrmelec {pf}, dělat salto {impf}, udělat salto {pf}
something {pron} (unspecified object) :: něco
something is rotten in the state of Denmark {phrase} (Hamlet quotation, used in other contexts to mean "something is not right") :: je cosi shnilého ve státě dánském
sometime {adj} (occasional) SEE: occasional ::
sometime {adv} (obsolete: sometimes) SEE: sometimes ::
sometimes {adv} (on certain occasions, but not always) :: někdy
somewhat {pron} (something) SEE: something ::
somewhat {adv} (limited extent) :: poněkud
somewhere {adv} (in some place) :: někde
somewhere {adv} (to some place) :: někam
somewhere else {adv} (in some other place) :: jinde
somewhither {adv} (to some place) SEE: somewhere ::
somnambulism {n} (sleepwalking) :: náměsíčnost {f}
son {n} (a male person in relation to his parents) :: syn {m}
son {n} (an adopted son) :: syn {m}
son {n} (a son through close relationship) :: syn {m}
son {n} (a son through major influence) :: syn {m}
son {n} (male descendant) :: syn {m}
son {n} (familiar address) :: syn {m}
sonata {n} (a musical composition for one or a few instruments) :: sonáta {f}
song {n} (music with words) :: píseň {f}, písnička {f}
song {n} (sound of a bird) SEE: birdsong ::
Song of Solomon {prop} (book of the Bible) SEE: Song of Songs ::
Song of Songs {prop} (book of the Bible) :: Píseň písní {p}
song sparrow {n} (Melospiza melodia) :: strnadec zpěvný
songster {n} (man who sings songs) :: pěvec {m}, zpěvák {m}
songstress {n} (a female singer) :: zpěvačka {f}, pěvkyně {f}
sonic boom {n} (the audible effect of a shock wave in the air) :: aerodynamický třesk {m}, akustický třesk {m}, sonický třesk {m}, rázová vlna {f}
son-in-law {n} (son-in-law) :: zeť {m}
sonnet {n} (verse form consisting of fourteen lines) :: sonet
son of a bitch {n} (objectionable person) :: zkurvysyn {m}
sonogram {n} (a medical image produced by ultrasound echo) :: sonogram {m}
sonogram {n} (spectrogram) SEE: spectrogram ::
sonograph {n} (instrument that produces sonograms) :: sonograf {m}
sonography {n} (ultrasonography) :: sonografie {f}
Sonya {prop} (female given name) :: Soňa
soon {adv} (within a short time) :: brzy, zanedlouho
sooner or later {adv} (set phrase; eventually) :: dříve nebo později, dříve či později
soot {n} (fine black or dull brown particles) :: saze {f-p}
soothe {v} (to restore to ease) :: uklidnit {pf}, uklidňovat {impf}, ukonejšit {pf}, konejšit {impf},zklidnit {pf}, zklidňovat {impf}
soothe {v} (to calm or placate) :: konejšit {impf}, ukonejšit {pf}
soothe {v} (to ease or relieve pain) :: ulevit {pf}, ulevovat {impf}, ukonejšit {pf}, konejšit {impf}, utěšit {pf},utěšovat {impf}
soothe {v} (to bring comfort or relief) :: ulevit {pf}, ulevovat {impf}, ulehčit {pf}, ulehčovat {impf}, uklidnit {pf}, uklidňovat {impf}
soothing {adj} (Tending to soothe) :: konejšící, uklidňující
soothing {adj} (Giving relief) :: konejšivý {m}
soothing {adj} (Freeing from fear or anxiety) :: uklidňující
soothsayer {n} (mantis or rearhorse) SEE: mantis ::
sooty {adj} (soiled with soot) :: čadivý
sop {n} (gravy) SEE: gravy ::
sop {n} (something given or done to pacify or bribe) :: úlitba {f}
sop {n} (easily frightened person) SEE: milksop ::
Sophia {prop} (female given name) :: Žofie {f}
sophist {n} (ancient teacher of rhetoric, etc.) :: sofista {m}
sophist {n} (one who is captious, fallacious, or deceptive in argument) :: sofista {m}
sophisticated {adj} (complicated, especially of technology) :: sofistikovaný
Sophoclean {adj} (of or pertaining to Sophocles) :: sofoklovský
Sophocles {prop} (Greek dramatic poet) :: Sofoklés {m}
soporific {n} (sleep inducing agent) :: uspávadlo
soporific {adj} (tending to induce sleep) :: uspávající
soprano {n} (pitch) :: soprán {m}
soprano saxophone {n} (saxophone smaller than alto) :: sopránsaxofon
Sopron {prop} (city in Hungary) :: Šoproň {f}
sorb {n} (wild service tree) SEE: wild service tree ::
Sorb {n} (member of a Slavic people) :: Lužický Srb {m}
sorbet {n} (frozen fruit juice) SEE: sherbet ::
Sorbian {prop} (language) :: lužickosrbský {m}
sorcerer {n} (magician/wizard drawing upon natural powers) :: čaroděj {m}
sorceress {n} (female wizard) :: čarodějka {f}, kouzelnice {f}
sore throat {n} (symptom) :: bolest v krku {f}
sorghum {n} (cereal) :: čirok {m}
sororal {adj} (of or pertaining to a sister) :: sesterský
sorrel {n} (plant) :: šťovík {m}
sorrow {n} (unhappiness) :: smutek {m}
sorrowful {adj} (full of sorrow) :: smutný {m}, truchlící
sorry {adj} (regretful for an action or grieved) :: zarmoucený {m}
sorry {adj} (poor, regrettable) :: žalostný {m}
sorry {interj} (expression of regret or sorrow) :: promiň (informal singular), promiňte (plural or formal singular), pardon
sorry {interj} (request to repeat) :: prosím?
sorry, we don't accept credit cards {phrase} (sorry, we don't accept credit cards) :: promiňte, nepřijímáme kreditní karty
sort {n} (type) :: typ {m}, sorta {f}
sort {v} (separate according to certain criteria) :: třídit
sort {v} (arrange in order) :: seřadit, řadit
sorting {n} (ordering) :: třídění {n}
sorting {n} (categorizing) :: kategorizace {f}, třídění {n}
sort out {v} (to organise or separate into groups) :: roztřídit
so-so {adj} (neither good nor bad) :: všelijaký
so that {conj} (in order to) :: aby
São Tomé and Príncipe {prop} (Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe) :: Svatý Tomáš a Princův ostrov {m}
so to speak {adv} (in a manner of speaking) :: jakoby, takříkajíc
soul {n} (the spirit or essence of a person that is believed to live on after the person’s death) :: duše {f}
soul {n} (soul music) :: soul {m}
soulmate {n} (Someone with whom one has a special connection) :: spřízněná duše {f}
sound {adj} (healthy) :: zdravý
sound {adj} (complete, solid, or secure) :: solidní
sound {n} (sensation perceived by the ear) :: zvuk {m}
sound {n} (vibration capable of causing this) :: zvuk {m}
sound {v} (to produce a sound) :: znít {impf}
sound {v} (to cause to produce a sound) :: rozeznít, rozezvučet
sound {v} (to pronounce) :: vyslovovat
sound {n} (cuttlefish) SEE: cuttlefish ::
sound {n} (air bladder) SEE: swim bladder ::
sound post {n} (wooden rod inside a musical instrument) :: duše {f}
soup {n} (dish) :: polévka {f}
souped-up {adj} (drunk, intoxicated) SEE: drunk ::
souped-up {adj} (excited) SEE: excited ::
soupçon {n} (suspicion, suggestion) SEE: suspicion ::
sour {adj} (having an acidic, sharp or tangy taste) :: kyselý
sour {adj} (made rancid by fermentation, etc.) :: zkysaný
sour {adj} (tasting or smelling rancid) :: zkyslý
sour {adj} (peevish or bad-tempered) :: zahořklý, mrzutý
source {n} (spring etc.) :: zdroj {m}
source {n} (informant) :: zdroj {m}
source {n} ((computing) source code) SEE: source code ::
source code {n} (human-readable instructions in a programming language) :: zdrojový kód {m}
sour cherry {n} (Prunus cerasus) :: višeň {f}
sour cherry {n} (fruit) :: višně {f}
sour cream {n} (cream which has been treated with a benign bacterium) :: zakysaná smetana {f}
south {n} (compass point) :: jih {m}, poledne {n} [obsolete]
south {adj} (of or pertaining to the south) :: jižní
South Africa {prop} (country) :: Jihoafrická republika {f}
South African {n} (person) :: Jihoafričan {m}
South African {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to South Africa) :: jihoafrický
South America {prop} (continent that is the southern part of the Americas) :: Jižní Amerika {f}
South American {adj} (relating to South America) :: jihoamerický
South American {n} (South American person) :: Jihoameričan {m}
South Asia {prop} (South Asia) :: Jižní Asie {f}
South Australia {prop} (state of Australia) :: Jižní Austrálie {f}
South Carolina {prop} (US state) :: Jižní Karolína {f}
South Caucasus {prop} (region of southwest Asia) :: Zakavkazsko {n}
South China Sea {prop} (Pacific Ocean, between the Asian mainland and Taiwan, Borneo and the Philippines) :: Jihočínské moře {n}
South Dakota {prop} (state of the USA) :: Jižní Dakota {f}
southeast {n} (compass point) :: jihovýchod {m}
southeast {adj} (southeastern) :: jihovýchodní
Southeast Asia {prop} (a subregion of Asia) :: Jihovýchodní Asie {m}
southern {adj} (of the south) :: jižní
southern elephant seal {n} (Mirounga leonina) :: rypouš sloní {m}
Southern Europe {prop} (Southern Europe) :: jižní Evropa {f}
Southern European {adj} (Southern European) :: jihoevropský
Southern European {n} (Southern European person) :: Jihoevropan {m}
southernmost {adj} (farthest south) :: nejjižnější
Southern Ocean {prop} (the ocean surrounding Antarctica) :: Jižní oceán {m}, Antarktický oceán {m}
South Korea {prop} (country in East Asia) :: Jižní Korea {f}, Korejská republika {f}
South Korean {n} (person from or descended from South Korea) :: Jihokorejec {m}, Jihokorejka {f}
South Korean {adj} (of South Korea) :: jihokorejský
South Ossetia {prop} (South Ossetia) :: Jižní Osetie {f}
South Sea {prop} (Southern Ocean) SEE: Southern Ocean ::
South Sudan {prop} (country in Africa) :: Jižní Súdán {m}
South Sudanese {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the country of South Sudan or the South Sudanese people) :: jihosúdánský
South Sudanese {n} (A person from South Sudan or of South Sudanese descent) :: Jihosúdánec {m}
southwest {n} (compass point) :: jihozápad {m}
southwest {adj} (towards the southwest) :: jihozápadní
South Yemen {prop} (country) :: Jižní Jemen
souvenir {n} (item of sentimental value to remember an event or location) :: suvenýr {m}
sovereign {adj} (exercising power of rule) :: svrchovaný
sovereign {n} (monarch) :: vládce {m}, panovník {m}
sovereignty {n} (of a nation: the state of making laws and controlling resources without the coercion of other nations.) :: svrchovanost {f}, suverenita {f}
soviet {n} (council) :: sovět {m}
soviet {n} (form of government) :: sovět {m}
soviet {adj} (relating to the Soviet Union) :: sovětský {m}
Soviet {prop} (soviet) SEE: soviet ::
Soviet {adj} (pertaining to the Soviet Union or its republics) :: sovětský
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russia) SEE: Russia ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Soviet Union) SEE: Soviet Union ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic) SEE: Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic ::
Soviet Socialist Republic {prop} (any of the republics belonging to the former Soviet Union, see also: SSR) :: sovětská socialistická republika {f}
Soviet Union {prop} (USSR, see also: Union of Soviet Socialist Republics; USSR) :: Sovětský svaz {m}
sovnarkhoz {n} (a regional economic council of the Soviet Union (historical)) :: sovnarchoz {m}
sow {n} (female pig) :: svině {f}, prasnice
sow {n} (contemptible woman) :: kráva
sow {v} (disperse seeds) :: sít
sow the wind, reap the whirlwind {proverb} (every decision has consequences; a person's actions will come back to them) :: kdo seje vítr, sklízí bouři
soy {n} (soy sauce) SEE: soy sauce ::
soy milk {n} (a beverage made from soy beans) :: sojové mléko {n}
soy sauce {n} (a condiment and ingredient made from fermented soybeans) :: sójová omáčka {f}
Soyuz {n} (a Soviet/Russian spacecraft) :: Sojuz {m}
space {n} (while) SEE: while ::
space {n} (physical extent in two or three dimensions) :: prostor {m}
space {n} (area beyond atmosphere of planets) :: vesmír {m}
space {n} (bounded or specific physical extent) :: místo {n}
space {n} (gap between written characters, lines etc.) :: mezera {f}
space {n} (geometry: set of points) :: prostor {m}
space bar {n} (key) :: mezerník {m}
spacecraft {n} (vehicle that travels through space) SEE: spaceship ::
space flight {n} (voyage in space) :: kosmický let {m}
space mission {n} (journey into space) :: vesmírná mise {f}
spaceport {n} (a site for launching spacecraft) :: kosmodrom {m}
spaceship {n} (vehicle that flies through space) :: kosmická loď {f}
space shuttle {n} (vehicle capable of travelling repeatedly btw Earth and outer space) :: raketoplán {m}
space station {n} (crewed artificial satellite) :: vesmírná stanice {f}
space-time {n} (spacetime) SEE: spacetime ::
spacetime {n} (four dimensional continuum) :: časoprostor {m}
spade {n} (a garden tool with a handle and a flat blade for digging) :: rýč {m}
spade {n} (one of the black suits in a deck of cards) :: pik {m}, piky
spades {n} (spade) SEE: spade ::
spades {n} (suit of playing cards) :: piky {p}
spadix {n} (fleshy spike) :: palice {f}
spaetzle {n} (food item) :: špecle {f-p}
spaghetti {n} (informally: any type of pasta) SEE: pasta ::
spaghetti {n} (pasta) :: špagety {f-p}
spaghetti {n} (strand of spaghetti) :: špageta {f}
spaghetti {n} (dish containing spaghetti) :: špagety {f-p}
spaghetti {n} (electrical insulating tubing) :: bužírka {f}
Spain {prop} (country in Europe) :: Španělsko {n}
spam {n} (unsolicited bulk electronic messages) :: spam {m}
spam {v} (intransitive) :: spamovat
spangled kookaburra {n} (Dacelo tyro) :: ledňák aruský {m}
Spanglish {prop} (blend of English and Spanish) :: Spanglish, Espanglish
Spaniard {n} (somebody from Spain) :: Španěl {m}, Španělka {f}
spaniel {n} (dog) :: španěl {m}
Spanish {adj} (of or pertaining to Spain) :: španělský {m}
Spanish {n} (Romance language of Spain and the Americas) :: španělština
Spanish influenza {n} (influenza pandemic) :: španělská chřipka {f}
Spanish Water Dog {n} (Spanish Water Dog) :: španělský vodní pes {m}
spanking {n} (form of physical punishment) :: výprask {m}, nářez {m}
spanner {n} (hand tool for adjusting nuts and bolts) :: klíč {m}
spanner barb {n} (fish) :: parmicka cernopásá, parmicka cernopruhá, parmicka pruhoocasá, parmicka pruhovaná
spar {n} (bar to fasten door) :: závora {f}
spar {v} (to fight, especially as practice for martial arts or hand-to-hand combat) :: trénovat {impf}, cvičit se {impf}
spar {n} (rafter of a roof) SEE: rafter ::
spare {adj} (being over and above what is necessary) :: nadbytečný
spare {adj} (held in reserve) :: náhradní
spare part {n} (component kept in reserve) :: náhradní díl {m}
spare time {n} (free time) SEE: free time ::
spark {n} (particle of glowing matter) :: jiskra {f}
spark {n} (burst of electrical discharge) :: jiskra {f}
sparkler {n} (hand-held firework) :: prskavka {f}
sparkling {adj} (of an object) :: třpytivý {m}
sparkling {adj} (of a beverage) :: perlivý {m}, šumivý {m}
sparkling water {n} (a form of carbonated water) SEE: soda water ::
sparkling wine {n} (effervescent wine) :: šumivé víno {n}
spark plug {n} (part of an internal combustion engine) :: svíčka {f}
sparrow {n} (bird of the family Passeridae) :: vrabec {m}
sparrow {n} (Passer domesticus) SEE: house sparrow ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Falco sparverius) SEE: American kestrel ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Accipiter nisus) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk ::
sparrowhawk {n} (Eurasian sparrowhawk) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk ::
sparse {adj} (having widely spaced intervals) :: řídký {m}
sparse {adj} (not dense; meager) :: řídký
sparsely {adv} (in a scattered or sparse manner) :: řídce
sparseness {n} (the state or quality of being sparse) :: řídkost {f}
Sparta {prop} (ancient city-state in southern Greece) :: Sparta
Spartacus {prop} (Thracian name) :: Spartakus {m}
Spartan {n} (citizen of Sparta) :: Sparťan {m}
Spartan {adj} (of Sparta) :: spartský
spasm {n} (contraction of a muscle) :: křeč {f}
spat {n} (covering worn over a shoe) :: psí dečka {f}
spatial {adj} (pertaining to space) :: prostorový {m}
spatiotemporal {adj} (of or concerning spacetime) :: časoprostorový {m}
spatula {n} (kitchen utensil for turning and lifting) :: špátle {f}
spatula {n} (kitchen utensil for scraping bowls) :: stěrka {f}
speak {v} (to communicate with one's voice using words) :: mluvit {impf}, hovořit {impf}
speak {v} (to be able to communicate in a language) :: mluvit, umět
speaker {n} (one who speaks) :: mluvčí {m}
speaker {n} (loudspeaker) :: reproduktor {m}
speaker {n} (one who makes a speech to an audience) :: řečník {m}
speak of the devil {phrase} (expression used when a person mentioned in the current conversation happens to arrive) :: my o vlku a vlk za dveřmi, my o vlku a vlk za humny [speak of the wolf and the wolf is behind the doors]
spear {n} (long stick with a sharp tip) :: kopí {n}
spearcaster {n} (athlete who throws spears) SEE: javelin thrower ::
spearmint {n} (Mentha spicata) :: máta klasnatá {f}
special {adj} (distinguished by a unique or unusual quality) :: zvláštní, speciální
special {adj} (of particular interest or value; certain; dear; beloved; favored) :: jedinečný
special {adj} (constituting or relating to a species) :: zvláštní, druhový
special {n} (A reduction in consumer cost (usually for a limited time) for items or services rendered) :: sleva
special education {n} (educational services designed for students with learning difficulties) :: speciální pedagogika {f}
specialist {n} (expert) :: specialista {m}
specialist {n} (physician) :: specialista {m}
specialization {n} (act or process of specializing) :: specializace {f}
specialty {n} (that in which one specializes) :: specialita {f}
species {n} (group of plants or animals having similar appearance) :: druh
species {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification) :: druh {m}
specific {adj} (explicit or definite) :: konkrétní
specific {adj} (special, distinctive or unique) :: specifický
specific {adj} (intended for, or applying to a particular thing) :: specifický
specific {adj} (of a value divided by the mass) :: specifický
specific {adj} (of a measure compared to a standard reference) :: relativní
specification {n} (explicit set of requirements) :: specifikace {f}
specific heat capacity {n} (amount of heat) :: měrná tepelná kapacita {f}
specify {v} (to state explicitly, in detail, or as a condition) :: určit, specifikovat
specify {v} (to include in a specification) :: určit
specify {v} (To bring about a specific result) :: upřesnit, zpřesnit
specimen {n} (example) :: ukázka {f}, exemplář {m}
specimen {n} (sample) :: vzorek {m}
specious {adj} (seemingly well-reasoned, but fallacious) :: zdánlivý {m}
speck {n} (tiny spot) :: smítko {n}
spectacle {n} (optical instrument) SEE: spectacles ::
spectacle {n} (something exciting or extraordinary) :: podívaná {f}
spectacles {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame) :: brýle {f-p}
spectacles {n} (plural of spectacle) SEE: spectacle ::
spectator {n} (observer) :: divák {m}
specter {n} (ghostly apparition) :: strašidlo {n}, přízrak {m}
specter {n} (mental image) :: přízrak {f},strašák {f}, hrozba {f}
spectral {adj} (of a spectrum) :: spektrální
spectral class {n} (a classification of stars) :: spektrální třída {f}
spectrogram {n} (visual representation of spectrum of radiation) :: spektrogram {m}
spectrometric {adj} (of or pertaining to spectrometry) :: spektrometrický
spectrometry {n} (measurement of the wavelength of electromagnetic radiation) :: spektrometrie {f}
spectroscope {n} (optical instrument used for spectrographic analysis) :: spektroskop {m}
spectroscopy {n} (scientific study of spectra) :: spektroskopie {f}
spectrum {n} (range of colors) :: spektrum {n}
speculate {v} (to make a risky trade) :: spekulovat
speculative {adj} (characterized by speculation; based on guessing or unfounded opinions) :: spekulativní
speculator {n} (one who speculates; as in investing) :: spekulant {m}
speech {n} (dialect or language) SEE: dialect ::
speech {n} (vocal communication) :: řeč {f}
speech {n} (an oration, session of speaking) :: řeč {f}, projev {m}
speech is silver, silence is golden {proverb} (proverb) :: mluviti stříbro, mlčeti zlato
speech therapist {n} (clinician specializing in speech therapy) :: logoped {m}
speed {n} (luck, success, prosperity) SEE: luck ::
speed {n} (rapidity) :: rychlost {f}
speed {n} (rate of motion) :: rychlost {f}
speed bump {n} (transverse ridge in the road) :: zpomalovací práh {m}, příčný práh {m}, retardér {m}
speed camera {n} (camera to detect speeding vehicles) :: radar {m-in}
speed limit {n} (maximum speed permitted) :: omezení rychlosti {n}, rychlostní limit
speed of light {n} (the speed of electromagnetic radiation in a perfect vacuum) :: rychlost světla {f}
speed of sound {n} (speed at which sound is propagated) :: rychlost zvuku
speed skating {n} (The sport of racing around an oval course on ice skates) :: rychlobruslení {n}
speed up {v} (increase speed (intransitive)) :: zrychlit
speed up {v} (increase speed (transitive)) :: zrychlit
speedwell {n} (plant) :: rozrazil {m}
speleological {adj} (pertaining to the exploration of caves) :: speleologický
speleologist {n} (person who studies caves) :: speleolog {m}
speleology {n} (scientific study of caves) :: speleologie {f}
spell {n} (magical incantation) :: kouzlo, zaříkadlo {n}, zaklínadlo {n}
spell {n} (magical effect of such incantation) :: kouzlo
spell {v} (to write or say the letters that form a word) :: hláskovat
spell {v} (to compose a word) :: tvořit
spelling {n} (act, practice, ability, or subject of forming words with letters, or of reading the letters of words; orthography) :: pravopis {m}
spelling {n} (manner of spelling of words) :: hláskování {n}
spelling {n} (a specific spelling of a word) :: pravopis {m}
spelt {n} (a type of wheat, Triticum aestivum spelta) :: špalda {f}
spelunk {n} (cave, cavern, grotto) SEE: cave ::
spend {v} (to consume, to use up (time)) :: trávit {impf}
spend {v} :: utratit (of money), strávit (of time)
spendthrift {adj} (improvident, profligate, or wasteful) :: utrácivý, rozmařilý
spendthrift {adj} (extravagant, lavish) :: hojný, opulentní
spendthrift {n} (someone who spends money improvidently or wastefully) :: hýřil {m}, rozmařilec {m}, marnotratník {m}
sperm {n} (cell) :: spermie {f}
sperm {n} (semen (fluid)) :: semeno {n}, sperma {n}
sperm bank {n} (vulgar: vagina) SEE: cunt ::
sperm whale {n} (sperm whale) :: vorvaň {m}
spew {n} (vomit) SEE: vomit ::
spew {n} (ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate ::
sphacelate {v} (affect with gangrene) :: postihnout snětí, snětivět
sphenoid {n} (sphenoid bone) SEE: sphenoid bone ::
sphenoid {adj} (wedge-shaped) :: klínový {m}
sphenoid bone {n} (sphenoid bone) :: klínová kost {f}
sphenoid sinus {n} (sinus) :: klínová dutina {f}
spheral {adj} (spherical) SEE: spherical ::
sphere {n} (mathematics: regular three-dimensional object) :: kulová plocha {f}, sféra {f}
sphere {n} (spherical physical object) :: koule {f}
sphere {n} (region in which something or someone is active) :: sféra {f}
sphere {n} (astronomy: apparent outer limit of space) SEE: celestial sphere ::
spherical {adj} (shaped like a sphere) :: kulovitý {m}
sphincter {n} (band of muscle) :: svěrač {m}
sphinx {n} (mythology: creature with the head of a person and the body of an animal) :: sfinx, sfinga {f}
sphygmomanometer {n} (device to measure blood pressure) :: sfygmomanometr {m}
spice {n} (Yorkshire dialect: sweets, candy) SEE: sweet ::
spice {n} (plant matter used to season or flavour food) :: koření {n}
spice {n} (any variety of spice) :: koření {n}
spicy {adj} (tangy or pungent) :: ostrý
spider {n} (arthropod) :: pavouk {m}
spiderweb {n} (net-like construct of a spider) :: pavučina {f}
spigot {n} (faucet) SEE: tap ::
spike {n} (very large nail) :: hřeb {m}
spike {n} (ear of grain) :: klas {m}
spike {n} (botany: kind of inflorescence) :: klas {m}
spike {n} (informal: running shoes with spikes in the soles) :: tretry {f-p}
spike {n} (sharp peak in a graph) :: prudký nárůst {m}, prudké zvýšení {n}
spike {n} (volleyball) :: smeč {f}
spike {n} (zoology: an adolescent male deer) :: jelínek {m}
spill {v} (transitive: to drop something so that it spreads out) :: rozlít (of fluid), rozsypat (solid substance)
spill {v} (intransitive: to spread out or fall out) :: rozlít se (of fluid)
spill one's guts {v} (vomit) SEE: vomit ::
spin {v} (to make yarn) :: příst
spinach {n} (a particular edible plant, Spinacia oleracea) :: špenát {m}
spinal {adj} (related to the spine) :: páteřní
spinal canal {n} (canal containing the spinal cord and spinal meninges) :: páteřní kanál {m}
spinal cord {n} (thick, whitish cord of nerve tissue) :: mícha {f}
spindle {n} (dragonfly) SEE: dragonfly ::
spindle {n} (rod in spinning and winding thread) :: vřeteno {n}
spin dryer {n} (machine to remove water taking advantage of centrifugal force) :: ždímačka {f}
spine {n} (backbone) :: páteř {f}, hřbet {m}
spine {n} (bound edge of a book) :: hřbet {m}
spine {n} (rigid, pointed surface protuberance or needle-like structure on an animal, shell, or plant) :: osten {m} trn {m}, bodlina {f} [of a hedgehog]
spine {n} (metaphor for courage or assertiveness) :: páteř {f}
spine pig {n} (porcupine) SEE: porcupine ::
spinet {n} (short, compact harpsichord) :: spinet {m}
spinning top {n} (a toy) :: káča {f}
spinning wheel {n} (device for spinning thread with a wheel and a spindle) :: kolovrat {m}
spin-off {n} (offshoot) SEE: offshoot ::
spinster {n} (unmarried woman) :: stará panna {f}
spin the bottle {n} (game) :: flaška {f}
spiny anteater {n} (common name for echidna) SEE: echidna ::
spiny lobster {n} (crustacean of the family Palinuridae) :: langusta {f}
spiral {n} (geometry) :: spirála {f}
spiral of Archimedes {n} (Archimedean spiral) SEE: Archimedean spiral ::
spire {n} (tapering architectural structure) :: špička {f}
spirit {n} (soul) :: duše {f}, duch {m}
spirit {n} (supernatural being) :: duch {m}
spirit {n} (manner or style) :: duch {m}
spiritism {n} (Spiritism) SEE: Spiritism ::
Spiritism {prop} (philosophical doctrine) :: spiritismus
spirit level {n} (spirit level) :: vodováha {f}
spirits {n} (strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation) :: destilát {m}, lihovina {f}
spiritual {adj} (of or pertaining to the spirit or the soul) :: duchovní
spiritual {n} (folk song) :: spirituál {m}
spirochete {n} (any of several coiled bacteria) :: spirocheta {f}
spirometer {n} (medical device) :: spirometr {m}
spirometry {n} (medical measurement) :: spirometrie {f}
spit {n} (a rod on which meat is grilled/broiled) :: špíz {m}, rožeň {f}
spit {v} (to evacuate saliva from the mouth) :: plivnout {pf}, plivat {impf}
spit {n} (saliva) :: slina {f}
spit {n} (an instance of spitting) :: plivnutí {n}
spite {n} (ill-will or hatred toward another; a desire to vex or injure) :: zlomyslnost {f}
spittoon {n} (receptacle for spit) :: plivátko {n}
spitz {n} (Any of several Nordic breeds of dog such as the Pomeranian or Samoyed) :: špic {m}, špicl {m}
splash {v} (to hit or agitate liquid) :: cákat {impf}
splash {v} (to splatter or spread around suddenly) :: stříkat, postříkat
splash out {v} (to spend a lot of money) :: praštit se přes kapsu
splatter {v} (To splash; to scatter; to land or strike in an uneven, distributed mess) :: vyšplíchnout, cákat
splatter {v} (To cause something to splatter) :: cákat, cákat, stříkat, pocákat
splay {v} (To display; to spread) :: roztahovat {impf}, roztáhnout {pf}, rozevřít
splay {v} (To spay; to castrate) :: vykastrovat {pf}
splay {v} (To turn on one side; to render oblique; to slope or slant, as the side of a door, window, etc.) :: zkosit {pf}, zešikmit {pf}, sklonit {pf}
splay {n} (A slope or bevel) :: zkřížení {n}
splay {v} (To dislocate, as a shoulder bone) SEE: dislocate ::
spleen {n} (organ) :: slezina {f}
spleen {n} (mood) :: splín {m}
splenomegaly {n} (enlargement of the spleen) :: splenomegalie {f}
splice {v} (to unite in marriage) SEE: marry ::
splint {n} (immobilizing device) :: dlaha {f}
splinter {n} (fragment of material) :: tříska {f}, úlomek {m}, odštěpek {m}
splinter {n} (group) :: frakce {f}
splinter {v} (to come apart into splinters) :: štěpit se
splinter {v} (to cause to break apart into splinters) :: štípat
splinter {v} (to break or cause to break into factions) :: odštěpit se (to break)
split {v} (share out) :: rozdělit
split {v} (separate) :: rozdělit {pf}
spoil {v} (to coddle or pamper) :: rozmazlit
spoil {v} (become sour or rancid, to decay) :: zkazit se
spoil {n} (plunder taken from an enemy or victim) :: lup {m}, kořist {f}
spoiled {adj} (of a child) :: rozmazlený
spoiler {n} (document, review or comment) :: spoiler {m}
spoilt {adj} (of food: rendered unusable or inedible) :: zkažený
spoilt {adj} (of a child) :: rozmazlený
spoke {n} (part of a wheel) :: paprsek {m}
spokesman {n} (one who speaks as the voice of a group of people) :: mluvčí {m}
spokesperson {n} (person who acts as the voice of a group of people) :: mluvčí {m}
spondyle {n} (joint of the backbone) SEE: vertebra ::
spondylitis {n} (inflammation of the spine) :: spondylitida {f}
sponge {n} (marine invertebrate) :: houba {f}, mořská houba {f}, houbovec {m}
sponge {n} (piece of porous material used for washing) :: houba {f}
sponge {n} (porous material) :: houba {f}
sponge {n} (any spongelike substance) :: houba {f} [direct-reduction iron]
sponsor {n} (person or organisation with responsibility (especially with a religious or financial aspect)) :: sponzor {m}
sponsor {v} (to be a sponsor for) :: sponzorovat
spontaneity {n} (the quality of being spontaneous) :: spontánnost {f}
spontaneity {n} (spontaneous behaviour) :: spontánnost {f}
spontaneous {adj} (random) SEE: random ::
spontaneous {adj} (self generated; happening without any apparent external cause) :: spontánní
spontaneous {adj} (done by one's own free choice, or without planning) :: spontánní
spontaneous {adj} (proceeding from natural feeling or native tendency without external constraint) :: spontánní
spontaneous {adj} (arising from a momentary impulse) :: impulzivní
spooky {adj} (eerie; suggestive of ghosts) :: strašidelný {m}
spooky {adj} (unpredictably excitable; skittish) :: vystrašený {m}, vyděšený {m}
spool {n} (spindle) :: naviják {f}
spoon {n} (scooped utensil for eating (or serving)) :: lžíce {f}
spoon {v} (to flirt) SEE: flirt ::
spoon {n} (measure that will fit into a spoon) SEE: spoonful ::
spoonful {n} (amount a spoon will hold) :: lžíce {f}, lžička {f}
sporadic {adj} (rare and scattered in occurrence) :: ojedinělý, sporadický
spore {n} (reproductive particle) :: spora {f}, výtrus {m}
spore {n} (resistant particle produced by bacterium or protist) :: spora {f}
sporocarp {n} (fungal structure) :: plodnice, sporokarp
sport {n} (any athletic activity that uses physical skills) :: sport {m}
sport {v} (display, have as feature) :: předvádět, ukazovat
sportive {adj} (gay, frolicsome, merry) SEE: merry ::
sportive {adj} (playful, coltish) SEE: playful ::
sportsman {n} (male athlete) :: sportovec {m}
sportsperson {n} :: sportovec {m}
spot {n} (stain) :: skvrna {f}
spot {n} (a round or irregular patch of a different color) :: skvrna {f}
spot {v} (see, pick out, notice or identify) :: uvidět
spouse {n} (person in a marriage or marital relationship) :: choť {m}, choť {f}
spouse {v} (to get married to) SEE: espouse ::
spout {v} (to gush forth in a stream) :: chrlit
sprachbund {n} (group of languages sharing areal features primarily due to language contact) :: jazykový svaz {m}
sprain {v} (to weaken a joint, ligament, or muscle) :: vyvrtnout si
sprat {n} (any of various small marine fish in the genus Sprattus) :: šprot {m}
spread {v} (to smear, distribute in a thin layer) :: namazat
spread {v} ((transitive) to disseminate, make known or present) :: šířit
spread {v} ((intransitive) to take up a larger area, expand) :: šířit se, rozšířit se
spread {n} (arbitrage transaction) SEE: arbitrage ::
spreadable {adj} (spreadable) :: roztíratelný
spread like wildfire {v} (spread like wildfire) :: šířit se jako požár {impf}
spreadsheet {n} (computer simulation) :: tabulkový procesor {m}
Spree {prop} (river in Germany) :: Spréva {f}
spring {v} (to jump or leap) :: skočit
spring {n} (first season) :: jaro {n}, [dated]/[poetic] vesna {f}
spring {n} (water source) :: pramen {m}
spring {n} (device made of flexible material) :: pružina {f}
spring {n} (erection of the penis) SEE: erection ::
springboard {n} (platform on springs used in gymnastics) :: odrazový můstek {m}
springboard {n} (figuratively: anything that launches or provides impulse) :: odrazový můstek {m}
spring cleaning {n} (systematic cleaning at the end of winter) :: jarní úklid {m}
spring equinox {n} (vernal equinox) SEE: vernal equinox ::
springwater {n} (water originating from a spring) :: pramenitá voda {f}
sprinkle {v} (to cover an object) :: posypat [solid substance], postříkat, pokropit [liquid substance]
sprint {n} (short race at top speed) :: sprint {m}
sprinter {n} (one who sprints) :: sprinter {m}
sprite {n} (the green woodpecker, or yaffle) SEE: green woodpecker ::
sprout {n} (new growth on a plant) :: klíček {m}, výhonek {m}
sprout {n} (Brussels sprout) SEE: Brussels sprout ::
spruce {n} (tree from the genus Picea) :: smrk {m}
spruce {n} (wood of a spruce) :: smrk {m}
spur {n} (implement for prodding a horse) :: ostruha {f}
spur {n} (appendage near the foot) :: ostruha {f}
spur on {v} (spur) SEE: spur ::
sputnik {n} (a Soviet robotic space satellite) :: sputnik {m}
sputum {n} (matter coughed up and expectorated from the mouth) :: sputum {n}, chrchel {m}
spy {n} (person who secretly watches) :: vyzvědač {m}, špión {m}
spy {v} (to act as a spy) :: špehovat, slídit
spyglass {n} (binoculars) SEE: binoculars ::
spying {n} (espionage) SEE: espionage ::
spyware {n} (program) :: špehovací software {m}, spyware {m}
squabble {n} (minor fight or argument) :: půtka {f}, rozmíška {f}, hašteření {n}, poškorpení {n}, šarvátka {f}
squabble {v} (participate in a minor fight or argument) :: škorpit se {impf}, hašteřit {impf}, poškorpit se {pf}
squadron {n} (army: body of cavalry) :: eskadrona {f}, švadrona {f}
squadron {n} (navy: detachment of vessels) :: eskadra {f}
squadron {n} (air force: tactical unit of at least two flights) :: peruť {f}
squall {n} (sudden storm, as found in a squall line) :: húlava {f}
square {n} (type of polygon) :: čtverec {m}
square {n} (tool) :: úhelník {m}
square {n} (open space in a town) :: náměstí {n}
square {n} (cell in a grid) :: buňka {f}, čtverec {m}, pole {n}
square {n} (second power) :: druhá mocnina {f}, kvadrát {m}
square {n} (the # symbol on a telephone) :: křížek {m}
square {adj} (shaped like a square) :: čtvercový
square {adj} (forming a right angle) :: kolmý {m}
square {adj} (used in the names of units) :: čtvereční
square {adj} (honest, straightforward) :: čestný {m}, férový {m}, poctivý {m}
square {adj} (socially conventional) :: nudný {m}
square {adj} (hearty, vigorous) :: výživný {m}, vydatný {m}
square {v} (math: to multiply by itself) :: umocnit
square {n} (act quarrelling) SEE: quarrel ::
square {v} (to take opposing sides) SEE: quarrel ::
square {adj} (fair) SEE: fair ::
square bracket {n} (symbol [ or ]) :: hranatá závorka {f}, závorka {f}
square metre {n} (standard unit of area) :: metr čtverečný {m}, metr čtvereční {m}
square root {n} (number) :: druhá odmocnina {f}
squash {n} (The sport) :: squash {m}
squat {n} (position assumed by bending deeply at the knees while resting on one's feet) :: dřep {m}
squat {v} (to bend at the knees) :: dřepnout
squeamish {adj} (easily bothered or upset; tending to be nauseous or nervous) :: citlivý {m}, choulostivý {m}
squeegee {n} (tool used for cleaning glass) :: stěrka {f}
squeegee {n} (printing tool) :: těrka, stěrka {f}, [informal] rakle
squeeze {v} (to apply pressure to from two or more sides at once) :: zmáčknout
squeeze {v} (to fit into a tight place) :: vmáčknout se
squelch {v} (to make a sucking, splashing noise) :: čvachtat
squelch {v} (to walk or step through a substance such as a mud) :: čvachtat se {impf}, rochnit se {impf}
squid {n} (sea animal) :: krakatice {f}
squill {n} (plant of the genus Scilla) :: ladoňka {f}
squint {v} (to look with the eyes partly closed, as in bright sunlight) :: mhouřit, mžourat
squint {v} (to look with, or have eyes that are turned in different directions) :: šilhat
squirrel {n} (rodent) :: veverka {f}
squirt gun {n} (a toy gun used to shoot water) :: stříkací pistole {f}
squishy {adj} ((of an object or substance) yielding easily to pressure; very soft; especially, soft and wet, as mud) :: blátivý, naměklý, měkký
Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte {prop} (the administrative capital of Sri Lanka) :: Šrí Džajavardanapura Kotte
Sri Lanka {prop} (a country in South Asia) :: Srí Lanka {f}
Sri Lankan {n} (a person from Sri Lanka or of Sri Lankan descent) :: Srílančan {m}
Sri Lankan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Sri Lanka or to the Sri Lankan people) :: srílanský
Srinagar {prop} (summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, India) :: Šrínagar {m}
sss {interj} (the hiss of a snake or other reptile) :: ss, sss
st {n} (street) :: ul. {f}
St. {n} (abbreviation of Saint) SEE: St ::
St {n} (abbreviation of Saint) :: sv.
stab {n} (act of stabbing) :: bodnutí
stab {n} (wound made by stabbing) :: bodnutí {n}
stab {v} (To pierce or wound with pointed object) :: pobodat, bodnout {pf}, probodnout {pf}
stability {n} (condition of being stable) :: stabilita {f}
stabilization {n} (process of stabilizing) :: stabilizace {f}
stabilize {v} (to make stable) :: stabilizovat
stabilizer {n} (substance added to something in order to stabilize it) :: stabilizátor {m}
stable {n} (building for animals with hoofs) :: stáj {f}, konírna {f}, maštal {f}
stable {adj} (relatively unchanging) :: stabilní {m}
stably {adv} (in a stable manner) :: stabilně
stack {n} (a pile of identical objects) :: stoh {m}, štos {m}
stack {n} (computing: data structure) :: zásobník {m}
stadium {n} (venue where sporting events are held) :: stadión {m}
staff {n} (long, straight, thick rod or stick) :: hůl {f}, tyč {f}
staff {n} (music: series of horizontal lines) :: osnova {f}
staff {n} (employees of a business) :: personál {m}
staff {n} (commanding officers) :: štáb {m}
staff {v} (to supply with employees) :: najmout zaměstnance {pf}
staff sergeant {n} (staff sergeant) :: rotný
stag {n} (adult male deer) :: jelen
stag-beetle {n} (a large black beetle with a pair of strong mandibles) :: rohác {m}
stage {n} (phase) :: stádium {m}
stage {n} (in theatre) :: jeviště {n}
stage fright {n} (state of nervousness about performing) :: tréma {f}
stagflation {n} (inflation accompanied by stagnant growth) :: stagflace {f}
stagger {n} (an unsteady movement of the body in walking or standing) :: vrávorání {n}, potácení se
stagger {n} (a disease of horses and other animals) :: motolice {f}
stagger {v} (to move to one side and the other, as if about to fall, in standing or walking) :: potácet se {impf}, kymácet se {impf}
stagger {v} (to walk in an awkward, drunken fashion) :: potácet se, vrávorat {impf}
stagger {v} (to begin to doubt and waver in purposes) :: zaváhat {pf}, váhat {impf}, být na vážkách {impf}
staggered {adj} (astonished) SEE: astonished ::
stain {n} (discoloured spot or area) :: skvrna {f}
stain {n} (substance used to soak into a surface and colour it) :: mořidlo {n}
stained glass {n} (coloured glass) :: vitraj {m}
stainless {n} (stainless steel) SEE: stainless steel ::
stainless steel {n} (corrosion-free alloy) :: nerez {f}, nerezavějící ocel {f}
stair {n} (series of steps) :: schody, schodiště
staircase {n} (stairway) :: schodiště {n}, schody {m}
staircase wit {n} (thinking of an idea too late) SEE: l'esprit de l'escalier ::
stairs {n} (contiguous set of steps) :: schodiště {n}, schody {p}
stairway {n} (set of steps allowing one to walk up or down comfortably) :: schodiště {n}
stake {n} (pointed long and slender piece of wood etc.) :: kůl {m}, tyčka {f}, kolík {m}
stake {n} (timber to which a martyr was affixed to be burned) :: kůl {m}
stake {n} (share or interest in a business) :: podíl {m}
stake {n} (Mormonism: territorial division) :: kůl {m}
stake out {v} (to mark off the limits by stakes) :: vykolíkovat
Stakhanovite {n} ((USSR) an extremely productive or hard-working worker, see also: ) :: stachanovec {m}
Stakhanovite {adj} ((USSR) pertaining to a Stakhanovite; heroically hard-working) :: stachanovský {m}
stalactite {n} (mineral deposit hanging from the roof of a cave) :: stalaktit {m}
stalagmite {n} (mineral deposit) :: stalagmit {m}
stalemate {n} (chess term) :: pat {m}
Stalin {prop} (Stalin) :: Stalin {m}
Stalingrad {prop} (former name of Volgograd) :: Stalingrad {m}
Stalinism {n} (Communist philosophies espoused by Josef Stalin) :: stalinismus {m}
Stalinist {adj} (of or relating to Stalinism) :: stalinistický
Stalinist {n} (a person who accepts the philosophy of Stalinism) :: stalinista {m}, stalinistka {f}
stalk {n} (stem or main axis of a plant) :: stonek {m}
stalk {v} (to approach slowly and quietly in order not to be discovered when getting closer) :: sledovat, stopovat
stalk {v} (to (try to) follow or contact someone constantly, often resulting in harassment) :: pronásledovat, [colloquial] šmírovat
stalk {v} (to walk haughtily) :: vykračovat si
stalker {n} (a person who stalks game) :: stopař {m}
stall {n} (aeronautics: loss of lift) :: přetažení {n}
stallion {n} (uncastrated male horse) :: hřebec {m}
stalwart {adj} (firmly or solidly built) :: statný
stamina {n} (power of sustained exertion) :: výdrž {f}
stammer {v} (to stutter) :: koktat {impf}, zajíkat se {impf}
stammering {n} (act of stammering) :: koktání {n}
stamp {n} (device for stamping designs) :: razítko
stamp {n} (postage stamp) SEE: postage stamp ::
stamp collecting {n} (stamp hobby) SEE: philately ::
stampede {n} (any sudden flight or dispersion) :: úprk {m}
stamp mill {n} (type of mill machine) :: stoupa {f}
-stan {suffix} (home of; place where one stays; used especially in place names) :: -stán {m}, -istán {m}
stance {n} (manner, pose, or posture in which one stands) :: postoj {m}
stance {n} (opinion or point of view) :: postoj {m}, pohled {m}, názor {m}
stanchion {n} (vertical pole, post or support) :: sloupek {m}, sloup {m}
stanchion {n} (confinement) :: ohrazení {n}
stand {v} (to support oneself on the feet in an erect position) :: stát {impf}
stand {v} (to rise to one’s feet) :: postavit se
stand {v} (to remain motionless) :: stát
stand {v} (to undergo; withstand; hold up) :: přestát
stand {v} (to tolerate) :: vystát
stand {v} (to place in an upright or standing position) :: postavit
stand {n} (resolute, unwavering position) :: pozice {f}
stand {n} (device to hold something upright or aloft) :: stojan {m}
stand {n} (small building or booth) :: stánek {m}
stand {n} (designated spot where someone or something may stand or wait) :: zastávka {f}
stand {n} (grandstand) SEE: grandstand ::
stand-alone {adj} (operating without additions or assistance) :: samostatný {m}, soběstačný {m}
standard {n} (level of quality) :: standard
standard deviation {n} (statistical measure) :: směrodatná odchylka {f}
standard gauge {n} (track gauge) :: normální rozchod {m}
Standard German {n} (Standard High German language) SEE: High German ::
standardise {v} (to establish a standard) :: standardizovat
standardization {n} (process of establishing a standard) :: standardizace {f}
standardize {v} (standardise) SEE: standardise ::
standardized {adj} (designed or constructed in a standard manner) :: standardizovaný
standard normal distribution {n} (probability distribution) :: normované normální rozdělení {n}
standard of living {n} (relative measure of quality of life) :: životní úroveň {f}
stand in someone's shoes {v} (to be in situation of somebody else) :: být na něčím místě, být někým (být tebou apod.), (in negative sentences - with not want to:) být v něčí kůži
stand out {v} (be obvious in contrast to one's surroundings) :: vynikat
St. Andrew's Cross {prop} (Saint Andrew's cross) SEE: Saint Andrew's cross ::
stand up {v} (rise from a sitting position) :: vstávat {impf}, vstát {pf}
stand-up bass {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass ::
Stanislaus {prop} (male given name- the standard or most popular form) :: Stanislav
stanza {n} (a unit of a poem) :: sloka {f}
stapes {n} (bone in the middle ear) :: třmínek {m}
staple {n} (basic or essential supply) :: základní zásoba {f}
staple {n} (basic food) :: základní potravina {f}
staple gun {n} (device for driving staples) :: svorkovač {m}
stapler {n} (device which binds together paper) :: svorkovač {m}, sešívačka {f}
star {n} (luminous celestial body) :: hvězda {f}
star {n} (astronomy: a luminous celestial body) :: hvězda
star {n} (concave polygon) :: hvězda {f}
star {n} (celebrity) :: hvězda {f}
star {n} (actor) :: hvězda {f}
star {n} (asterisk) :: hvězdička {f}
star {n} (quality rating symbol) :: hvězdička {f}
starboard {n} (right hand side of a vessel) :: pravobok {m}
starch {n} (substance) :: škrob {m}
starch {n} (carbohydrates) :: škrob {m}
star cluster {n} (group of stars) :: hvězdokupa {f}
stare {v} (To look fixedly) :: zírat
starfish {n} (various echinoderms) :: hvězdice {f}
star fruit {n} (fruit) :: karambola {f}
stark {adj} ((obsolete) hard, firm; obdurate) :: tvrdý {m}, zatvrzelý {m}
stark {adj} (severe; violent; fierce (now usually in describing the weather)) :: krutý {m}, nepříznivý {m}, bouřlivý {m}
stark {adj} ((archaic) strong; vigorous; powerful) :: mocný {m}, silný {m}
stark {adj} (hard in appearance; barren, desolate) :: pustý {m}
stark {adj} (stiff, rigid) :: tuhý {m}
stark {adj} (complete, absolute, full) :: naprostý {m}
stark {adv} (starkly; entirely, absolutely) :: úplně, naprosto, dočista
starling {n} (bird) :: špaček {m}
Star of David {prop} (symbol of Jewish Community and Judaism) :: Davidova hvězda {f}
starring {v} (present participle of "to star") SEE: star ::
start {n} (beginning of an activity) :: začátek
start {n} (beginning point of a race) :: start {m}
start {v} (to begin) :: začínat {impf}, začít {pf}
starter {n} (electric motor that starts an internal-combustion engine) :: startér
starter {n} (first course of a meal) :: předkrm
starter motor {n} (starter motor) SEE: starter ::
startle {v} (to move or be excited on feeling alarm) :: leknout se
startle {v} (to excite by sudden alarm, surprise, or apprehension) :: vylekat se {pf}
startle {v} (to deter; to cause to deviate) :: odstrašit {pf}, zastrašit {pf}
startle {n} (a sudden motion or shock) :: leknutí {n}
startling {adj} (likely to startle) :: překvapivý {m}
start over {v} (begin again) :: začít znova, začít od začátku
startup {n} (new company or organization or business venture) :: startup {m}
starve {v} (to die because of lack of food) :: hladovět
Star Wars {prop} (Saga) :: Hvězdné války
state {n} (any sovereign polity) :: stát {m}
state {n} (a political division of a federation retaining a degree of autonomy) :: stát {m}
state {n} (a condition) :: stav {m}
state {n} (computing: the stable condition of a processor during a particular clock cycle) :: stav {m}
state {n} (computing: the set of all parameters relevant to a computation) :: stav {m}
state {n} (computing: the values of all parameters at some point in a computation) :: stav {m}
state capitalism {n} (form of capitalism) :: státní kapitalismus {m}
statefunction {n} (wavefunction) SEE: wavefunction ::
statehood {n} (property of being a state) :: státnost {f}, suverenita {f}
stateless {adj} ((computer science) without remembering state) :: bezstavový {m}
statement {n} (declaration or remark) :: výrok {m}
statement {n} (presentation of opinion or position) :: výrok {m}
statement {n} (finance: document that summarizes financial activity) :: výpis {m}
state of the art {adj} (at the highest level of development) :: nejmodernější
statesman {n} (man who is a leader in national or international affairs) :: státník {m}
state space {n} ((control engineering) a mathematical model) :: stavový prostor {m}
static {adj} (Computed, created or allocated before the program starts running) :: statický
station {n} (place where a vehicle may stop) :: nádraží {n}, zastávka {f}, stanice {f}
station {n} (Australia: very large livestock farm) SEE: ranch ::
stationary bicycle {n} (exercise bicycle) SEE: exercise bicycle ::
stationary point {n} (A point on a curve where the gradient is zero) :: stacionární bod
stationer's {n} (stationery shop) :: papírnictví {n}
stationery {n} (writing materials) :: papírnictví {n}
statist {n} (statistician) SEE: statistician ::
statistic {adj} (statistical) SEE: statistical ::
statistical {adj} (of or pertaining to statistics) :: statistický
statistical process control {n} (method) :: statistické řízení procesů {n}
statistician {n} (mathematician specialized in statistics) :: statistik {m}
statistics {n} (mathematical science) :: statistika {f}
statistics {n} (collection of measurements) :: statistika {f}
statue {n} (three-dimensional work of art) :: socha {f}
statue {n} (portrait) SEE: portrait ::
statuette {n} (a small statue) :: soška {f}
status {n} (person’s position or standing) :: postavení, životní úroveň
status {n} (situation or state of affairs) :: stav
statutory {adj} (relating to a statute) :: zákonný
stave {n} (narrow strip, a part of a vessel) :: dužina {f}
stave {n} (bar) :: tyčka {f}, tyč {f}, hůl {f}
stave {n} (metrical portion; stanza; staff) :: verš {m}, strofa {f}
stave {n} (parallel lines to write music on) :: notová osnova {f}
stave {n} (walking stick) :: hůlka {f}
stave off {v} (prevent something from happening) :: odvrátit {pf}, odvracet {impf}
stay {v} (to remain in a particular place) :: zůstat {pf}, pobýt {pf}
stay {v} (to continue to have a particular quality) :: zůstat
stay {v} (to postpone) :: odložit
stay {n} (postponement) :: odložení {n}, odklad {m}, odročení {n}
stay {n} (period of time spent in a place) :: pobyt {m}
steady {adj} (smooth and not bumpy or with obstructions) :: plynulý {m}, klidný {m}
steak {n} (slice of beef) :: biftek {m}, steak {m}
steak tartare {n} (dish) :: tatarský biftek {m}, tatarák {m}
steal {v} (to illegally take possession of) :: krást {impf}, ukrást {pf}
steam {n} (water vapor) :: pára {f}
steam {v} (cooking: to cook with steam) :: dusit
steam {n} (steam-powered vehicle) SEE: steamer ::
steamboat {n} (vessel powered by steam) :: parník {m}
steamed {adj} (having been cooked by exposure to steam) :: dušený {m}
steam engine {n} (piston engine driven by steam) :: parní stroj {m}, parostroj {m}
steam engine {n} (any steam-driven heat engine) :: parní stroj {m}, parostroj {m}
steamer {n} (cooking appliance) :: pařák {m}
steamer {n} (traction engine) :: lokomobila {f}
steamer {n} (steamboat or steamship) :: parník {m}
steaming {n} (method of cooking by immersion in steam) :: dušení {n}
steampunk {n} (subgenre of speculative science fiction) :: steampunk {m}
steamroller {n} (steam-powered road roller) :: parní válec
steamship {n} (vessel propelled by steam) :: parník {m}
stearate {n} (salt or ester of stearic acid) :: stearan {m}
stearic acid {n} (fatty acid) :: kyselina stearová {f}
steel {n} (metal produced from iron) :: ocel {f}
steel {n} (honing steel) :: ocílka {f}
steel wool {n} (fine strips of steel) :: drátěnka {f}
steelworker {n} (a person employed to manufacture or shape steel) :: ocelář {m}
steelworker {n} (a person employed to build steel structures, an ironworker) :: železář {m}
steelworks {n} (place where steel is manufactured and/or shaped) :: ocelárna {f}
steep {adj} (expensive) SEE: expensive ::
steep {adj} (near-vertical) :: prudký {m}
steeple {n} (spire) SEE: spire ::
steeply {adv} (in a steep manner) :: prudce, příkře
steer {n} (castrated male of cattle) :: vůl {m}
steer {v} (to castrate a male calf) :: kastrovat {impf}, vykastrovat
steer {v} (intransitive: to guide the course) :: řídit
steer {v} (transitive: to guide the course of) :: řídit, směrovat {impf}
steer {v} (to direct a group of animals) :: nahánět {impf}, hnát {impf}
steer {v} (to maneuver or manipulate a person or group into a place or course of action) :: nasměrovat {pf}
steer {v} (to direct the conversation) :: směřovat {impf}
steering {n} (related to controlling direction) :: řídící {m}
steering group {n} (A committee that arranges the schedule of business for a legislative assembly or other organization) :: řídící skupina
steering wheel {n} (wheel-shaped control) :: volant {m}
steersman {n} (one who steers a ship) :: kormidelník {m}
stele {n} ((archaeology) tall, slender stone monument) :: stéla {f}
Stella {prop} (female given name) :: Stela {f}
stellar wind {n} (equivalent of solar wind) :: hvězdný vítr {m}
Steller sea lion {n} (Eumetopias jubatus) :: lachtan ušatý, lachtan Stellerův
St. Elmo's fire {n} (electrical discharge) :: oheň svatého Eliáše
stem {n} (linguistics: main part of a word) :: kmen {m}
stem {v} (to descend) :: pocházet
stem cell {n} (primal undifferentiated cell) :: kmenová buňka {f}
stemming {n} (removing affixes) :: určit kmen slova {pf}
stench {n} (a strong foul smell, a stink) :: zápach {m}, smrad {m}
stencil {n} (utensil) :: šablona {f}
Stendhalian {adj} (pertaining to, or in the style of Stendhal) :: stendhalovský, Stendhalův
stenosis {n} (abnormal narrowing or stricture in a blood vessel or other tubular organ) :: stenóza {f}
step {n} (pace) :: krok {m}
step {n} (one of a set of rests in a stair or ladder) :: [staircase] schod {m}, [ladder] příčka {f}
step {v} (intransitive: to move the foot in walking) :: kráčet
step {v} (intransitive: to go on foot; especially, to walk a little distance) :: kráčet
step {v} (intransitive, figuratively: to move mentally) :: kráčet
step {v} (transitive: to set, as the foot) :: pokládat
stepbrother {n} (son of one's stepfather or stepmother) :: nevlastní bratr {m}
stepdaughter {n} (daughter of one's spouse and not of oneself) :: nevlastní dcera {f}, pastorkyně {f}
stepfather {n} (husband of one's biological mother, other than one's biological father) :: nevlastní otec {m}, otčím {m}
Stephanie {prop} (female given name) :: Štěpánka {f}
Stephen {prop} (male given name) :: Štěpán {m}, Štefan {m}
step in {v} (To act) SEE: act ::
step ladder {n} (ladder with steps or treads instead of rungs) :: štafle {f-p}
stepmother {n} (wife of one's biological father, not one's biological mother) :: macecha {f}, nevlastní matka, macocha {f}
steppe {n} (the grasslands of Eastern Europe and Asia) :: step {f}
stepson {n} (son of one's spouse and not of oneself) :: nevlastní syn {m}
steradian {n} (derived unit of solid angle) :: steradián {m}
stereoisomerism {n} (form or isomerism) :: stereoizomerie {f}
stereotype {n} (a conventional, formulaic, and oversimplified conception, opinion, or image) :: stereotyp {m}
sterile {adj} (unable to reproduce) :: neplodný {m}
sterile {adj} (germless) :: sterilní
sterility {n} (state of being sterile) :: neplodnost {f}
sterilizable {adj} (able to be sterilized) :: sterilizovatelný {m}
sterilization {n} (process of treating something to kill microorganisms) :: sterilizace {f}
sterilize {v} (disable ability to procreate) :: sterilizovat
sterilize {v} ((biology) to destroy all spores or germs) :: sterilizovat
sterling {n} (the currency of the United Kingdom; especially the pound) :: libra
stern {n} (the rear part or after end of a ship or vessel) :: záď {f}
sternum {n} (breastbone) SEE: breastbone ::
steroidal {adj} (relating to steroids) :: steroidní {m}
stertorous {adj} (Sounding like snoring) :: chroptivý, chroptící
stertorously {adv} (with heavy breathing, as if snoring) :: chroptivě
stethoscope {n} (medical instrument) :: stetoskop {m}
Stettin {prop} (Szczecin) SEE: Szczecin ::
steven {n} (voice) SEE: voice ::
steven {v} (to vote) SEE: vote ::
steven {n} (speech) SEE: speech ::
steven {n} (command) SEE: command ::
steven {n} (clamor) SEE: clamor ::
steven {n} (a promise) SEE: promise ::
steven {n} (tune) SEE: tune ::
steven {n} (a prayer) SEE: prayer ::
steven {v} (to utter) SEE: utter ::
Steven {prop} (male given name) SEE: Stephen ::
steward {n} (any administrator of the property or affairs of another) :: správce {m}
steward {n} (flight attendant) SEE: flight attendant ::
stewardship {n} (office of a steward) :: správcovství {n}
stick {n} (twig or small branch) :: klacek {m}
stick {n} (long piece of wood) :: hůl {f}
stick {n} (cane or walking stick) :: hůl {f}
stick {n} (hockey stick) :: hůl {f}
stick {v} (to become attached, to adhere (intransitive)) :: lepit, lepit se
sticker {n} (adhesive label or decal) :: nálepka {f}, samolepka {f}
sticking plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid ::
stickler {n} (someone who insistently advocates for something) :: hnidopich {m}, pedant {m}
stick plaster {n} (sticking plaster) SEE: band-aid ::
sticky tape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape ::
stiff {adj} (of muscles, or parts of the body) :: ztuhlý {m}
stiffness {n} (rigidity) :: ztuhlost {f}
stifle {v} (to repress, keep in or hold back) :: potlačit
stifle {v} (to smother or suffocate) :: dusit, udusit
stifle {v} (to die of suffocation) :: udusit se
stigma {n} (part of the pistil) :: blizna {f}
stiletto {n} (awl) SEE: awl ::
stiletto {n} (rapier) SEE: rapier ::
still {adj} (not moving) :: stálý
still {adv} (up to a time, as in the preceding time) :: stále, ještě
still {adv} (to an even greater degree) :: ještě
still {adv} (nevertheless) :: i tak, stále
stillborn {adj} (dead at birth) :: mrtvorozený {m}
still life {n} (work of art) :: zátiší
still water {n} (water without carbonation) :: neperlivá voda {f}
still waters run deep {proverb} (a person's calm appearance may be misleading) :: tichá voda břehy mele
stilt {n} (walking pole) :: chůdy {m-p} (stilts)
stilt {n} (bird) :: pisila
stilt {n} (crutch) SEE: crutch ::
stimulate {v} (to encourage into action) :: podnítit
stimulus {n} (in physiology: something external that elicits or influences a physiological or psychological activity or response) :: podnět {m}
stimulus {n} (in psychology: anything effectively impinging upon any of the sensory apparatuses of a living organism) :: podnět {m}
stimulus {n} (anything that induces a person to take action) :: podnět {m}
sting {n} (bump on skin after having been stung) :: bodnutí {n}, píchnutí {n}
sting {n} (bite or sting (by an insect)) :: bodnutí, píchnutí
sting {n} (police operation) :: zátah, léčka
sting {v} (to hurt) :: bodnout, kousnout
sting {v} (of an insect: to bite) :: bodnout {pf}, píchnout {pf}
sting {n} (pointed portion of an insect or arachnid used for attack) SEE: stinger ::
stinger {n} (pointed portion of an insect) :: žihadlo {n}
stingray {n} (venomous ray of the orders Rajiformes and Myliobatiformes) :: rejnok
stingy {adj} (unwilling to spend or give) :: lakomý {m}
stink {v} (have a strong bad smell) :: smrdět {impf}, páchnout {impf}
stink {n} (strong bad smell) :: smrad {m}
stinker {n} (person who stinks) :: smraďoch {m}
stir {v} (to agitate the contents of) :: míchat
stir-fry {v} (fry something quickly in hot oil) :: osmažit
stirrup {n} (stapes) SEE: stapes ::
stirrup {n} (footrest used by riders) :: třmen {m}
stirrup bone {n} (stapes) SEE: stapes ::
stir up {v} (to cause (trouble etc)) :: vyvolat
stitch {v} (form stitches in) SEE: sew ::
stitch {n} (single pass of the needle in sewing) :: steh
stitch {n} (arrangement of stitches or method of stitching in sewing) :: steh {m}
stitch {v} (agriculture: to form land into ridges) SEE: plough ::
stitch {n} (furrow) SEE: furrow ::
St John's wort {n} (any plant of the genus Hypericum) :: třezalka {f}
stoat {n} (stoat) SEE: ermine ::
stochastic {adj} (random) :: stochastický
stock {n} (supply of anything ready for use) :: zásoba {f}
stock {n} (finance: capital raised by a company) :: akcie {f}
stock {n} (part of gun) :: pažba {f}
stock {n} (rolling stock) SEE: rolling stock ::
stockbreeder {n} (person who breeds and raises livestock) :: chovatel {m}
stock exchange {n} (building and the associated organization) :: burza {f}, peněžní burza {f}
stockfish {n} (cured fish) :: sušená treska {f}, sušená ryba {f}
stockholder {n} (one who owns stock) SEE: shareholder ::
Stockholm {prop} (capital of Sweden) :: Stockholm
stocking {n} (garment (for translations of "sock", see sock)) :: punčocha {f}
stock market {n} (market for the trading of company stock) :: akciový trh {m}, trh cenných papírů {m}
stock market crash {n} (sudden dramatic decline of stock prices) :: krach na burze {m}, burzovní krach {m}
stockpile {n} (supply for future use) :: zásoba {f}
stockpile {v} (accumulate a stockpile) :: zásobit {impf}, zásobit se {impf}
stoic {adj} (not affected by pain or distress) :: stoický
stoichiometric {adj} (of, or relating to stoichiometry) :: stechiometrický
stoichiometry {n} (the study of the relationships of reactants and products in chemical reactions) :: stechiometrie {f}
stoicism {n} (school of philosophy) :: stoicismus {m}
stoke {v} (to feed, stir up) :: topit
stoker {n} (poker) SEE: poker ::
stoker {n} (person who stokes) :: topič {m}
stole {n} (ecclesiastical garment) :: štóla {f}
stole {n} (scarf-like garment) :: štóla {f}
stolid {adj} (having or revealing little emotion or sensibility) :: netečný
stollen {n} (a traditional German cake eaten at Christmas time) :: štóla {f}
stomach {n} (digestive organ) :: žaludek {m}
stomach {n} (belly) :: břicho {n}
stomach {n} (appetite) SEE: appetite ::
stomach {n} (figuratively: desire, appetite) SEE: appetite ::
stomatitis {n} (inflammation of parts of the mucous membrane that lines the mouth) :: stomatitida {f}
stomp {v} (trample heavily on something or someone) :: dupat
stompie {n} (cigarette butt) SEE: butt ::
stone {n} (substance) :: kámen {m}
stone {n} (small piece of stone) :: kámen {m}
stone {n} (gem stone) :: drahokam {m}
stone {n} (centre of some fruits) :: pecka {f}
stone {n} (medical: hard, stone-like deposit) :: kámen {m}
stone {n} (piece of hard material used in board games) :: kámen {m}
stone {v} (to kill) :: kamenovat
stone {v} (to remove stone from) :: vypeckovat
stone {adj} (constructed of stone) :: kamenný
Stone Age {prop} (prehistoric period) :: doba kamenná {f}
stone curlew {n} (species of large terrestrial birds) :: dytík
stoned {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk ::
stone deaf {adj} (utterly deaf) :: hluchý jako pařez
stone fruit {n} (fruit with soft flesh and a hard pit) :: peckovice {f}
stone loach {n} (Barbatula barbatula) :: mřenka mramorovaná {f}
stonemason {n} (one who works in stone) :: kameník {m}
stone pine {n} (a species of pine native of southern Europe, Pinus pinea) :: pinie {f}
stoning {n} (lapidation) SEE: lapidation ::
stony {adj} (broke) SEE: broke ::
stool {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
stool {n} (footstool) SEE: footstool ::
stool {n} (a seat) :: stolička {f}
stool {n} :: stolice {f}
stool {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot ::
stop {v} (to cease moving) :: zastavit se {pf}
stop {v} (to not continue) :: skončit {pf}
stop {v} (to cause to cease moving) :: zastavit
stop {v} (to cause to come to an end) :: ukončit
stop {v} (to stay a while) :: zůstat
stop {v} (to tarry) :: pobývat
stop {n} (place to get on and off mass transport) :: zastávka {f}
stop {n} (interruption of travel) :: zastávka {f}
stop {n} (consonant sound) SEE: plosive ::
stopgap {adj} (temporary, short-term) :: provizorní
stopgap {n} (temporary, short-term) :: provizorium
stop sign {n} (traffic sign) :: stopka
stop the car {phrase} (stop the car) :: zastav auto
stopwatch {n} (timepiece) :: stopky {f-p}
storage {n} (computing) :: úložiště {n}
storage {n} (price) :: úložné {n}
storage organ {n} (botany: part of plant modified for storage of energy) :: zásobní orgán {m}
store {n} (in computing) SEE: memory ::
store {n} (shop) SEE: shop ::
store {n} (place where items may be kept) :: sklad {m}
storehouse {n} (building for keeping goods of any kind) :: skladiště {n}
storey {n} (floor, level) :: podlaží {n}, patro {n}, etáž {m}
stork {n} (large wading bird of the family Ciconiidae) :: čáp {m}
storm {n} (disturbed state of the atmosphere) :: bouře {f}, bouřka {f}
storm {n} (meteorology: wind scale for very strong wind) :: bouře {f}
storm in a teacup {n} (tempest in a teapot) SEE: tempest in a teapot ::
story {n} (lie) SEE: lie ::
story {n} (account of events) :: příběh {m}
story {n} (storey) SEE: storey ::
storyteller {n} (person who relates stories to an audience) :: vypravěč {m}
stout {adj} (obstinate) SEE: obstinate ::
stove {n} (heater) :: kamna, pec {f}
stowaway {n} (person who hides on a ship, train, etc.) :: černý pasažér {m}
strabismus {n} (defect of vision) :: šilhavost {f}
stracciatella {n} (an Italian soup made from a mixture of cheese and egg in a broth) :: stračatela {f}
stracciatella {n} (an Italian ice cream with chocolate shavings) :: stračatela {f}
Stradivarius {n} (stringed instrument built by members of the Stradivari family) :: stradivárky {f-p}
straight {adj} (not crooked or bent) :: přímý {m}
straight {adj} (direct, truthful, frank) :: přímý {m}
straight {adj} (undiluted) :: čistý {m}
straight {adv} (in a forward direction) :: přímo
straight {n} (something that is not crooked or bent) :: rovinka {f}
straight {n} (five cards in sequence) :: postupka {f}
straight {n} (heterosexual) SEE: heterosexual ::
straight away {adv} (very soon; immediately) SEE: right away ::
straightforward {adj} (not deviating; honest; frank) :: přímočarý {m}, přímý {m}
straightforward {adv} (In a straightforward manner) :: nepokrytě, otevřeně
strain {n} (breed or race) :: kmen {m}
S-train {n} (hybrid, rapid urban railway) :: Esko {n}
strait {n} (narrow channel of water) :: průliv {m}
straitjacket {n} (a jacket-like garment) :: svěrací kazajka {f}
Strait of Gibraltar {prop} (Strait of Gibraltar) :: Gibraltarský průliv {m}
Strait of Messina {prop} (narrow section of water between Sicily and mainland Italy) :: Messinská úžina {f}
Strait of Sicily {prop} (strait between Sicily and Tunisia) :: Sicilský průliv {m}, Tuniský průliv {m}
strand {n} (beach) :: pláž {f}
strand {n} (strand of hair) :: pramen {m}
stranded {adj} (a piece of wire made by combining or bundling thinner wires) :: stočený {m}
strange {adj} (not normal) :: zvláštní {m}, divný {m}, podivný {m}
strange {adj} (not yet part of one’s experience) :: cizí {m}, neznámý
strange attractor {n} (kind of attractor) :: podivný atraktor {n}
stranger {n} (person whom one does not know) :: neznámý {m}, cizinec {m}
stranger {n} (outsider or foreigner, see also: foreigner) :: cizinec {m}, cizozemec {m}
strangle {v} (to kill someone by strangulation) :: uškrtit, dávit
strangle {v} (to stifle or suppress) :: potlačit
strangles {n} (disease of horses) :: hříběcí
strap {n} (a long, narrow, pliable strip of leather, cloth, or the like) :: pásek
strap {n} (a piece of leather, or strip of wood covered with a suitable material, for sharpening a razor; a strop) :: obtahovací řemen {m}
strap {n} (a shoulder strap) :: ramínko {n}
strappado {n} (form of torture) :: estrapáda
Strasbourg {prop} (city in France) :: Štrasburk {m}
strategic {adj} (of or pertaining to strategy) :: strategický {m}
strategical {adj} (strategic) SEE: strategic ::
Strategic Defense Initiative {prop} (Star Wars) SEE: Star Wars ::
strategic management {n} (art and science) :: strategické řízení {n}
strategist {n} (one who devises strategies) :: stratég {m}
strategy {n} (science and art of military command) :: strategie {f}
strategy {n} (plan of action) :: strategie {f}
strategy {n} (techniques in politics or business) :: strategie {f}
stratosphere {n} (region of the uppermost atmosphere) :: stratosféra {f}
straw {n} (a dried stalk of a cereal plant) :: sláma {f}
straw {n} (dried stalks considered collectively) :: sláma {f}
straw {adj} (made of straw) :: slaměný
straw {n} (drinking straw) SEE: drinking straw ::
strawberry {n} (fruit) :: jahoda {f}
strawberry {n} (plant) :: jahodník {m}, jahoda {f} [colloquial]
strawberry {adj} (flavour) :: jahodový
strawberry tree {n} (the European plant Arbutus unedo) :: planika {f}
straw hat {n} (type of hat) :: slamák {m}
stray {v} (to wander from a direct course) :: bloudit
strayed {adj} (having lost one's way) SEE: stray ::
stream {n} (small river) :: potok {m}
stream {n} (any steady flow or succession of material) :: proud, tok
street {n} (paved part of road in a village or a town) :: ulice {f}
streetcar {n} (tram) SEE: tram ::
streetlight {n} (lamps set along a street) :: veřejné osvětlení, pouliční lampa {f}
strength {n} (quality of being strong) :: síla {f}, moc {f}
strengthen {v} (to make strong or stronger) :: posílit
strenuous {adj} (having great vigour) :: energický {m}, úporný {m}
strenuous {adj} (requiring great exertion) :: namáhavý {m}, vysilující, náročný {m}, vyčerpávající, usilovný {m}
stress {n} (on a syllable) SEE: accent ::
stress {v} (to emphasise (a point)) :: zdůraznit
stretch {v} (lengthen by pulling) :: natáhnout
stretcher {n} (brick laid with the longest side exposed) :: běhoun {m}
stretching {n} (a form of physical exercise) :: strečink {m}
strew {v} (to distribute objects or pieces of something) :: rozházet, roztrousit, rozptýlit
strict {adj} (governed or governing by exact rules) :: přísný {m}
strict {adj} (severe in discipline) :: přísný {m}
strict {adj} (irreflexive) SEE: irreflexive ::
strife {n} (violent conflict) :: svár {m}, konflikt {m}, potyčka {f}
strike {v} (to stop working to achieve better working conditions) :: stávkovat
strike {v} (to impress, seem, appear) :: připadnout
strike {n} (work stoppage) :: stávka {f}
strikebreaker {n} (worker hired to replace a striking worker) :: stávkokaz {m}
strike while the iron is hot {v} (act on an opportunity promptly) :: kout železo, dokud je žhavé, kuj železo, dokud je žhavé
striking {adj} (of that which makes a strong impression) :: výrazný, nápadný
strikingly {adv} (in a striking manner) :: nápadně
string {n} (long, thin structure made from twisted threads) :: provázek {m}, šňůra {f}
string {n} (computing: sequence of characters) :: řetězec {m}
string {n} (string of a musical instrument) :: struna {f}
string bass {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass ::
stringed {adj} (having strings) :: strunný, strunový
stringency {n} (a rigorous imposition of standards) :: přísnost {f}
string quartet {n} (group of four string players) :: smyčcové kvarteto {n}
string quartet {n} (composition for four string players) :: smyčcový kvartet {m}
strip {n} (long, thin piece of land or material) :: pruh {m}
strip {n} (street with multiple shopping or entertainment possibilities) :: třída {f}, bulvár {m}
strip {n} (football: uniform of a football team) :: dres {m}
strip {n} (short for striptease; see also translations for striptease) :: striptýz {m}
stripe {n} (long straight region of a colour) :: pruh {m}
striped {adj} (having stripes, decorated or marked with bands differing in color) :: proužkovaný, pruhovaný
strip off {v} (to remove by stripping) :: stáhnout
stripper {n} (one who removes their clothing in a sexually provocative manner) :: striptér {m}, striptérka {f}
striptease {n} (arousing act) :: striptýz {m}
stripy {adj} (striped) SEE: striped ::
strive {v} (to try to achieve) :: usilovat, snažit se {impf}
strive {v} (to struggle in opposition) :: čelit {impf}
strobilation {n} (asexual reproduction) :: strobilace {f}
stroboscope {n} (instrument for studying or observing periodic movement by rendering a moving body visible only at regular intervals) :: stroboskop {m}
stroke {n} (act of stroking) :: pohlazení {n}
stroke {n} (blow) :: úder {m}
stroke {n} (line drawn with a writing implement) :: tah {m}
stroke {n} (streak made with a brush) :: tah {m}
stroke {n} (time when a clock strikes) :: úder {m}, bití {n}
stroke {n} (loss of brain function arising when the blood supply to the brain is suddenly interrupted) :: mrtvice {f}, mozková mrtvice {f}
stroke {v} (to move one's hand or an object over the surface of) :: hladit
stroke {n} (- slash) SEE: slash ::
stroke {n} (appetite) SEE: appetite ::
stroll {n} (wandering on foot) :: procházka {f}
stroll {v} (wander on foot) :: procházet se {impf}
stroller {n} (seat on wheels used to transport babies) :: kočárek {m}
stromatolite {n} (rock-like structure built by microorganisms) :: stromatolit
strong {adj} (capable of producing great physical force) :: silný {m}
strongbox {n} (sturdy box with a lock) SEE: safe ::
stronghold {n} (place built to withstand attack) :: pevnost {f}, tvrz {f}, opevnění {n}
stronghold {n} (place of domination, or refuge or survival) :: bašta {f}
strongly {adv} (in a strong or powerful manner) :: silně
strongly connected component {n} (subgraph) :: silně souvislá komponenta {f}
strong nuclear interaction {n} (strong nuclear interaction) :: silná jaderná interakce {f}
strontium {n} (chemical element) :: stroncium
strop {n} (strap) :: obtahovací řemen {m}
structural formula {n} (chemistry) :: strukturní vzorec {m}
structuralism {n} :: strukturalismus {m}
structuralist {adj} (of or pertaining to structuralism) :: strukturalistický
structuralist {n} (advocate or follower of structuralism) :: strukturalista {m}
structure {n} (cohesive whole built up of distinct parts) :: struktura
structured {adj} (having structure; organized) :: strukturovaný
strudel {n} (layered pastry) :: štrúdl
struggle {n} (strife, effort) :: zápas {m}, boj {m}, bitva {f}
struggle {v} (to strive, to labour in difficulty, to fight) :: zápasit
strumpet {n} (A prostitute) :: kurva {f}
strychnine {n} (very toxic, colourless, crystalline alkaloid) :: strychnin {m}
St. Stephen's Day {prop} (Christian holiday commemorating Saint Stephen) :: Svátek svatého Štěpána {m}
stub {n} (something cut short, blunted, or stunted) :: pahýl {m}, odřezek {m}, pařez {m}
stub {n} ((wikis) page providing minimal information) :: pahýl {m}
stubble {n} (short stalks left in a field after harvest) :: strniště {n}
stubborn {adj} (refusing to move or change one's opinion) :: tvrdohlavý {m}, neústupný {m}
stubbornly {adv} (in a stubborn manner) :: tvrdohlavě
stubbornness {n} (state of being stubborn) :: tvrdohlavost {f}
stud {n} (male animal kept for breeding) :: hřebec {m}
stud {n} (small object protruding from something) :: cvoček {m}
stud {n} (small round earring) :: cvoček {m}
student {n} (person who studies a subject) :: student {m}, studentka {f}
student {n} (person enrolled at a university) :: student {m}, studentka {f}
Student's t distribution {n} (probability distribution) :: Studentovo t-rozdělení {n}
studio {n} (place where radio or television programs, records or films are made) :: studio {n}
study {v} (to revise/review materials) :: studovat {impf}
study {v} (to take a course) :: studovat {impf}
study {v} (to acquire knowledge) :: studovat {impf}, učit se {impf}
study {n} (mental effort to acquire knowledge) :: studium {n}
study {n} (room) :: studovna {f}, pracovna {f}
study {n} (artwork) :: studie {f}
study {n} (act of studying or examining) SEE: examination ::
stumble {v} (to trip or fall) :: zakopnout
stump {n} (remains of something that has been cut off) :: pařez {m}, pahýl {m}
stump {n} (drawing: artist's tool) :: těrka {f}
stump {v} (to baffle or confuse) :: vyvést z míry {pf}
stump {v} (to walk heavily or clumsily) :: plahočit se {impf}, vléci se {impf}, belhat se {impf}, těžce našlapovat {impf}, trmácet se {impf}
stun {v} (to incapacitate) :: omráčit, ochromit {pf}
stun {v} (to shock or surprise) :: zaskočit
stunning {adj} (having an effect that stuns) :: ohromující, omračující, ochromující
stunning {adj} (beautiful, pretty) :: okouzlující, nádherný
stunt {n} (dangerous feat) :: kaskadérství {n}
stunted {adj} (prevented from growing or developing) :: zakrslý {m}
stuntman {n} (one who performs stunts) :: kaskadér {m}
stupid {adj} (lacking in intelligence) :: hloupý {m}
stupidity {n} (property of being stupid) :: hloupost {f}
stupidity {n} (act that is stupid) :: hloupost {f}
sturgeon {n} (fish of family Acipenseridae) :: jeseter {m}
stutter {v} (to speak with spasmodic repetition) SEE: stammer ::
stutter {n} (speech disorder) :: koktání {n}
stuttering {n} :: koktání {n}
St. Vitus' dance {n} (Sydenham's chorea) :: tanec svatého Víta {m}
sty {n} (inflammation) SEE: stye ::
sty {n} (ladder) SEE: ladder ::
sty {v} (to rise up) SEE: ascend ::
stye {n} (bacterial infection of the eyelash or eyelid) :: ječné zrno {n}
stygian {adj} (dark and gloomy) :: temný
stygian {adj} (infernal or hellish) :: styžský, podsvětní
style {n} (manner of doing things) :: styl {m}, sloh {m}
style {n} (connector between ovary and stigma) :: čnělka {f}
stylish {adj} (having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress) :: stylový, elegantní
stylist {n} (hairdresser) SEE: hairdresser ::
stylist {n} (designer) SEE: designer ::
stylistic {adj} (of or pertaining to linguistic or literary style) :: stylistický
stylistics {n} (study of literary style) :: stylistika {f}
stylus {n} (pen for writing on touch-sensitive screen) :: stylus {m}
styrene {n} (the hydrocarbon vinyl-benzene) :: styren {m}
Styria {prop} (Austrian state) :: Štýrsko {n}
Styrian {adj} (of, from or relating to Styria) :: štýrský
Styrian {n} (someone from Styria) :: Štýřan
Styx {prop} (river of the underworld) :: Styx {m-in} {f}
Styx {prop} (one of Pluto's moons) :: Styx {m-in}
sub {n} (a submarine, see also: submarine) :: ponorka {f}
sub- {prefix} (under, beneath) :: sub-, pod-
subaltern {n} (subordinate) SEE: subordinate ::
subarachnoid {adj} (located or occurring below the arachnoid mater) :: subarachnoidální
subatomic {adj} (relating to particles that are smaller than an atom) :: subatomový
subcategory {n} (more narrow category) :: podkategorie {f}
subchapter {n} (subsection of a chapter) :: podkapitola {f}
subclass {n} (taxonomy) :: podtřída {f}
subclass {n} (computing) :: podtřída {f}
subclinical {adj} (without symptoms) :: subklinický
subcommittee {n} (committee within a committee) :: podvýbor {m}
subconscious {adj} (below the level of consciousness) :: podvědomý {m}
subconscious {n} (that part of mind that is not consciously perceived) :: podvědomí {n}
subconsciously {adv} (below the level of conscious awareness) :: podvědomě
subcutaneous {adj} (pertaining to the fatty layer under the skin) :: podkožní
subdirectory {n} (directory located inside another directory) :: podadresář {m}
subdural {adj} (located beneath the dura mater and above the meninges) :: subdurální
subexpression {n} (expression that is a part of a larger one) :: podvýraz {m}
subfamily {n} (taxonomic category) :: podčeleď {f}
subfolder {n} (folder within another folder) :: podadresář {m}
subformula {n} (formula that is a part of another one) :: podformule {f}
subgenus {n} (subdivision of a genus) :: podrod {m}
subgraph {n} (section of a graph of network) :: podgraf {m}
subgroup {n} (group within a larger group) :: podskupina {f}
subgroup {n} ((group theory): group within a larger group) :: podgrupa {f}
subheading {n} (heading subdividing a subject) :: podnadpis {m}
subject {n} (in grammar) :: podmět {m}
subject {n} (particular area of study) :: předmět {m}
subject {n} (citizen in a monarchy) :: poddaný {m}
subjective {adj} (based upon subjective feelings or intuition) :: subjektivní
subjectively {adv} (in a subjective manner) :: subjektivně
subjectivism {n} :: subjektivismus {m}
subjugation {n} (act of subjugating) :: podrobení {n}
subjugation {n} (state of being subjugated) :: poroba {f}
subjunctive {n} (subjunctive mood) SEE: subjunctive mood ::
subjunctive mode {n} (subjunctive mood) SEE: subjunctive mood ::
subjunctive mood {n} (subjunctive mood) :: konjunktiv {m}, subjunktiv {m}
sublease {n} (a lease on something made by someone who already leases it) :: podnájem {m}
sublease {v} (to lease something that is already leased) :: podnajímat
sub-lieutenant {n} (officer above a midshipman) :: nadporučík {m}
sublimate {v} (to change from solid to gas) :: sublimovat
sublimate {v} (psychoanalysis) :: sublimovat
sublimation {n} (phase transition) :: sublimace {f}
sublimation {n} (transformation of an impulse) :: sublimace {f}
sublime {adj} (noble and majestic) :: vznešený
subliminal message {n} (message under normal perception) :: podprahový signál
submachine gun {n} (short range machine gun) :: samopal {m}
submarine {adj} (undersea) :: podmořský {m}
submarine {n} (undersea boat) :: ponorka {f}
submarine sandwich {n} (sub) SEE: sub ::
submissive {adj} (meekly obedient or passive) :: pokorný
subordinate {adj} (submissive to or controlled by authority) :: podřízený {m}
subordinate {v} (to make subservient) :: podřídit
subordinate clause {n} (a clause that cannot stand alone) :: vedlejší věta
subpage {n} (a web page that is subordinate to another) :: podstránka {f}
subscribe {v} (to sign up to receive a publication) :: předplatit si
subscribe {v} (to contribute or promise to contribute) :: zapsat se
subscribe {v} (to sign as token of consent or attestation) :: podepsat
Subscriber Identity Module {n} (component on a SIM card that stores information to identify a mobile phone user) :: SIM karta
subscript {n} (a type of lettering form) :: dolní index {m}
subsequent {adj} (following in time) :: následující
subsequent {adj} (following in order of place) :: následující
subsequently {adv} (subsequently) :: následně
subservient {adj} (useful in an inferior capacity) :: podřízený
subservient {adj} (obsequiously submissive) :: servilní
subset {n} (set whose elements are within another given set) :: podmnožina {f}
subside {v} (to fall into a state of quiet; to cease to rage; to be calmed; to settle down; to become tranquil; to abate) :: upokojit se, zklidnit se
subsidiary {n} (company owned by a parent company or a holding company) :: dceřiná společnost {f}
subsidize {v} (To assist someone or something by granting a subsidy) :: dotovat {impf}
subsidy {n} (financial support) :: subvence {f}, podpora {f}
subsistence {n} (means of support) :: obživa {f}
subsistent {adj} (inherent) SEE: inherent ::
subsonic {adj} ((of a speed) less than the speed of sound) :: podzvukový, subsonický
subspecies {n} (rank in the classification of organisms) :: poddruh {m}
substance {n} (matter) :: látka {f}
substance {n} (essential part) :: podstata
substance abuse {n} (overindulgence in a drug) :: zneužívání návykových látek
substantial {adj} (having substance, actually existing) :: hmotný
substantial {adj} (not imaginary; real; veritable) :: opravdový
substantial {adj} (corporeal) :: hmotný
substantial {adj} (having good substance; strong; firm) :: bytelný
substantial {adj} (large in size, quantity or value) :: podstatný
substantial {adj} (most important; essential) :: podstatný
substantive {n} (noun) SEE: noun ::
substantive law {n} (area of law) :: hmotné právo {n}
substitute {v} (to use in place of something else) :: nahradit
substitute {n} (replacement or stand-in) :: náhrada {f}, náhradník {m}
substitute {v} (to substitute) SEE: replace ::
substitution {n} (substitute) SEE: substitute ::
substring {n} (string of characters) :: podřetězec {m}
substructure {n} (the supporting part of a structure) :: spodní stavba {f} [buildings], železniční spodek {m} [railway]
subtenancy {n} (the state of being a subtenant, of having sublet) :: podnájem {m}
subtenant {n} (one who sublets) :: podnájemník {m}
subterranean {adj} (below ground, under the earth, underground) :: podzemní
subterraneous {adj} (subterranean) SEE: subterranean ::
subtext {n} (implicit meaning of a text) :: podtext {m}
subtitle {n} (heading below a title) :: podtitul {m}
subtitle {n} (textual versions of the dialog in films) :: titulky {m-p}
subtitle {v} (to create subtitles) :: otitulkovat
subtract {v} (to remove or reduce) :: odečíst
subtraction {n} (process) :: odčítání {n}
subtrahend {n} (A number or quantity to be subtracted from another) :: menšitel {m}
subtree {n} (mathematics, computer science: a tree wholly contained in another) :: podstrom {m}
subtropical {adj} (further from the equator than the tropical regions) :: subtropický
subtropics {n} (the region between the tropics and the temperate latitudes of the world) :: subtropy {m-p}
suburb {n} (area on the periphery of a city or large town) :: předměstí {n}
suburban {adj} (relating to outskirts of a city) :: předměstský {m}
subvariety {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification) :: pododrůda {f}
subvention {n} (subsidy) SEE: subsidy ::
subway {n} (underground railway) :: metro {n}, podzemní dráha {f}
subzero {adj} (sub-zero) SEE: sub-zero ::
sub-zero {adj} ((of a temperature) below 0°C) :: pod nulou
succeed {v} (To obtain the object desired; to accomplish what is attempted or intended; to have a prosperous issue or termination; to be successful) :: uspět
success {n} (achievement of one's aim or goal) :: úspěch {m}, zdar {m}
success {n} ((business) financial profitability) :: výnosnost {f}
successful {adj} (resulting in success) :: úspěšný
successfully {adv} (in a successful manner) :: úspěšně
succession {n} (sequence arranged in order) :: sled {m}, posloupnost {f}
succession {n} (passing of royal power) :: následnictví {n}
successor {n} (person or thing that immediately follows another) :: následník {m}, nástupce {m}
succinct {adj} (brief and to the point) :: stručný {m}
succinct {adj} (compressed into a tiny area) :: zhuštěný {m}
succulent {adj} (botany: having fleshy leaves or other tissues that store water) :: sukulentní
succulent {n} (a succulent plant) :: sukulent {m}
succumb {v} (to yield to an overpowering force or overwhelming desire) :: podlehnout
succumb {v} (to give up, or give in) :: podlehnout {pf}
succumb {v} (to die) :: podlehnout
such {determiner} (used to make a comparison with something implied by context) :: takový {m}
such {determiner} (used as an intensifier) :: takový {m}
such {pron} (previously described) :: takový {m}
such as {prep} (for example) SEE: for example ::
such is life {phrase} (used to express the acceptance of misfortune) :: takový je život, to je život
suck {v} (to use the mouth to pull in (liquid etc)) :: sát {impf}, nasávat
suck {v} (colloquial: term of general disparagement) :: být na houby, být na dvě věci
suck {n} (sycophant) SEE: sycophant ::
sucker {n} (lollipop) SEE: lollipop ::
sucking {n} (act of sucking) :: cucání {n}, sání {n}
suckle {v} (to give suck to) :: kojit
suckling {n} (infant that is still breastfeeding) :: kojenec {m}
sucrose {n} (a disaccharide) :: sacharóza {f}
suction {n} (the process of creating an imbalance in pressure to draw matter from one place to another) :: sání {n}
suction cup {n} (cup using suction as an adhesive) :: přísavka {f}
Sudan {prop} (Republic of Sudan) :: Súdán {m}
Sudanese {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the country of Sudan, the Sudanese people or the Sudanese language) :: súdánský
Sudanese {n} (person from Sudan or of Sudanese descent) :: Súdánec {m}
sudden {n} (surprise) SEE: surprise ::
sudden {adj} (happening quickly and with little or no warning) :: náhlý {m}
suddenly {adv} (happening quickly and with little or no warning) :: náhle
suddenness {n} (state of being sudden) :: náhlost {f}
Sudeten {adj} (of or pertaining to Sudeten) :: sudetský
Sudeten {prop} (series of mountains) :: Sudety, Krkonošsko-jesenická/Sudetská subprovincie
Sudetenland {prop} (region in Czechia) :: Sudety {p}, Sudetsko {n}
sue {v} (to file a legal action) :: žalovat
suet {n} (fat) :: lůj {m}
Suez {prop} (Suez, Egypt) :: Suez {m}
Suez Canal {prop} (canal) :: Suezský průplav {m}
suffer {v} (undergo hardship) :: trpět
suffer {v} (feel pain) :: trpět
suffer {v} (endure, undergo) :: trpět
suffer {v} (to suffer) SEE: endure ::
suffering {adj} (experiencing pain) :: trpící
suffering {n} (condition) :: utrpení {n}
suffice {v} (be enough, sufficient, adequate) :: stačit {impf} {pf}
sufficient {adj} (adequate to wants) :: dostatečný, dostačující, postačující
sufficiently {adv} (in a sufficient manner) :: dostatečně
suffix {n} (morpheme added at the end of a word to modify the word's meaning) :: přípona {f}
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to suffer from severely reduced oxygen intake to the body) :: dusit se
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to die due to insufficient oxygen supply to the body) :: udusit se
suffocate {v} ((transitive) to cause someone to suffer severely reduced oxygen supply to his body) :: dusit
suffocate {v} ((transitive) to kill someone by depriving him of a sufficient oxygen intake) :: dusit
suffragette {n} (female supporter of women's right to vote) :: sufražetka {f}
suffragist {n} (suffragette) SEE: suffragette ::
Sufi {n} (A Sufi muslim) :: súfijec {m}
Sufism {n} (Islamic mysticism) :: súfismus {m}
sugar {n} (sucrose from sugar cane or sugar beet and used to sweeten food and drink) :: cukr {m}
sugar {n} (generic term for sucrose, glucose, fructose, etc) :: cukr {m}
sugar beet {n} (type of beet) :: cukrová řepa {f}
sugar cane {n} (species of grass whose sap is a source of sugar) :: cukrová třtina {f}
sugar-loaf {n} (conical block of sugar) :: cukrová homole {f}, homole cukru {f}
Sugarloaf Mountain {prop} (rocky peak in Rio de Janeiro) :: Cukrová homole {f}
sugar substitute {n} (food additives) :: umělé sladidlo {n}
suggest {v} (to ask for without demanding) :: navrhnout
suggest {v} (to recommend) :: navrhovat {impf}, navrhnout {pf}
suggestion {n} (something suggested) :: návrh {m}
suggestion {n} (act of suggestion) :: návrh {m}
suicidal {adj} (pertaining to suicide) :: sebevražedný {m}
suicide {n} (instance of killing oneself) :: sebevražda {f}
suicide {n} (person who has killed himself/herself, is killing (is attempting/has attempted to kill) himself/herself) :: sebevrah {m}
suit {n} (set of clothes) :: oblek {m}
suit {n} (single garment that covers the whole body) :: kombinéza {f}
suit {n} (slang: person who wears matching jacket and trousers) :: bílý límeček {m}
suit {n} (full set of armour) :: výzbroj {f}
suit {n} (full set of sails) :: oplachtění {n}
suit {n} (card games: set of cards distinguished by color and emblems) :: barva {f}
suit {n} (regular order; succession) :: pořadí {n}, následnictví {n}
suit {v} (to agree, accord, be fitted to) :: vyhovovat
suit {n} (pursuit of love interest) SEE: courtship ::
suit {n} (attempt to gain an end by legal process) SEE: lawsuit ::
suit {n} (pursuit, chase) SEE: pursuit ::
suitability {n} (quality of being suitable) :: vhodnost {f}
suitable {adj} (appropriate to a certain occasion) :: vhodný {m}, vyhovující {m}
suitcase {n} (large piece of luggage) :: kufr {m}
suite {n} (group of connected rooms) :: apartmá {n}
Sukhoi {prop} (A Russian aircraft manufacturer) :: Suchoj {m}
Sukhumi {prop} (capital city) :: Suchumi
sulfamethoxazole {n} (kind of antibiotic) :: sulfamethoxazol {m}, sulfametoxazol {m}
sulfate {n} (organic chemistry: any ester of sulfuric acid) :: síran {m}
sulfate {n} (inorganic chemistry: any salt of sulfuric acid) :: síran {m}
sulfide {n} (any compound of sulfur and a metal or electropositive element or group) :: sulfid {m}
sulfite {n} (salt of sulfurous acid) :: siřičitan {m}, sulfit {m}
sulfonamide {n} (type of antibiotic, a sulfa drug) :: sulfonamid {m}
sulfur {n} (element) :: síra {f}
sulfuric acid {n} (H2SO4) :: kyselina sírová {f}
sulfur mustard {n} (mustard gas) SEE: mustard gas ::
sulfurous acid {n} (the weak acid, H2SO3) :: kyselina siřičitá {f}
sulfur trioxide {n} (the compound SO3) :: oxid sírový {m}
sulk {v} (to express ill humor or offence by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn) :: trucovat
sulky {adj} (gloomy) :: mrzutý {m}
sullen {adj} (sulky) SEE: sulky ::
sulphuric acid {n} (sulfuric acid) SEE: sulfuric acid ::
sulphurous acid {n} (sulphurous acid) SEE: sulfurous acid ::
sultan {n} (ruler) :: sultán {m}
sultanate {n} (state ruled by a sultan) :: sultanát {m}
sum {n} (quantity obtained by addition or aggregation) :: součet {m}
sum {n} (quantity of money) :: suma, částka
sum {v} (give a summary of) SEE: summarize ::
sum {n} (summary) SEE: summary ::
sum {n} (summit) SEE: summit ::
sumac {n} (shrub or small tree) :: škumpa {f}
Sumatra {prop} (the largest island of Indonesia) :: Sumatra {f}
Sumatran {adj} :: sumaterský
Sumerian {adj} (pertaining to Sumer) :: sumerský
Sumerian {n} (person) :: Sumer {m}
Sumerian {prop} (language) :: sumerština {f}
Sumerologist {n} (person who studies Sumerology) :: sumerolog {m}
Sumerology {n} (the study of the ancient Sumerian civilisation) :: sumerologie {f}
summand {n} (term of addition) :: sčítanec {m}
summarise {v} (summarize) SEE: summarize ::
summarize {v} :: shrnout
summary {adj} (concise) :: stručný
summary {n} (condensed presentation) :: souhrn {m}, shrnutí {n}
summer {n} (hottest season) :: léto {n}
summer time {n} (daylight saving time) SEE: daylight saving time ::
summit {n} (peak, top of mountain) :: vrchol {m}, vrcholek {m}
summit {n} (gathering of leaders) :: summit {m}
summon {v} (to call people together) :: svolat
summon {v} (to ask someone to come) :: přivolat
summon {v} (law: to order someone to appear in court) :: předvolat
summons {n} (call to do something, especially to come) :: výzva {f}
summons {n} (notice summoning someone to appear in court) :: předvolání {n}
sum up {v} (sum up) SEE: summarize ::
sun {prop} (the star around which the Earth revolves, see also: Sun) :: slunce {n}
sun {n} (a star, especially when seen as the centre of any single solar system) :: slunce {n}
sun {n} (light and warmth received from the sun) :: slunce {n}
sun {v} (to expose to the warmth and radiation of the sun) :: slunit
Sun {prop} (star) :: Slunce {n}
sunbeam {n} (narrow, intense ray of sunlight) :: sluneční paprsek {m}
sunbird {n} (bird of family Nectariniidae) :: strdimil {m-an}
sunburn {n} (burn) :: spálení {n}
sunburn {v} (to receive a sunburn) :: spálit se {pf}
sundae {n} (dessert) :: zmrzlinový pohár
Sunday {n} (day of the week) :: neděle {f}
sundial {n} (device noting the time of day by the position of a shadow) :: sluneční hodiny {f-p}
sundown {n} (sunset) SEE: sunset ::
sunfish {n} (fish of the family Centrarchidae) :: okounek {m}
sunfish {n} (fish of the family Molidae) :: měsíčník {m}
sunflower {n} (flower) :: slunečnice {f}
sunflower oil {n} (vegetable oil) :: slunečnicový olej {m}
sunglasses {n} (tinted glasses worn to protect the eyes from the sun) :: sluneční brýle {p}
sunk cost {n} (already incurred costs) :: utopené náklady {m-p}
Sunni {n} (follower of the Sunni branch of Islam) :: sunnita {m}
Sunnite {n} (Sunni) SEE: Sunni ::
sunny {adj} (weather, day) :: slunečný
sunrise {n} (time of day) :: východ slunce {m}
sunscreen {n} (cream that protects the skin from the sun) :: opalovací krém {m}, krém na opalování {m}
sunset {n} (time of day) :: západ slunce {m}
sunset {n} (changes in color of sky at sunset) :: západ slunce {m}
sunshade {n} (something to keep the sun off) :: slunečník {m}, sluneční clona {f}
sunspot {n} (region on the sun's surface) :: sluneční skvrna {f}, skvrna na slunci {f}
sunstroke {n} (heatstroke caused by an excessive exposure to the sun's rays) :: úpal {m}, úžeh {m}
suntanned {adj} (having a suntan) SEE: tanned ::
sunup {n} (time of day) SEE: sunrise ::
sunup {n} (change in color of sky) SEE: sunrise ::
superb {adj} (of the highest quality; exceptionally good) :: znamenitý, vynikající, jedinečný
supercell {n} (severe thunderstorm) :: supercela {f}
supercilium {n} (arch of hair) SEE: eyebrow ::
superclass {n} (class that passes attributes and methods) :: nadtřída {f}
supercluster {n} (astronomy: extended group of galaxy clusters) :: nadkupa galaxií {f}
superego {n} (part of the mind) :: superego {n}, nadjá {n}, nad-já {n}
superficial {adj} (shallow, lacking substance) :: povrchní
superfluity {n} (quality or state of being superfluous) :: zbytečnost {f}
superfluity {n} (something superfluous) :: zbytečnost {f}
superfluous {adj} (excess of what is sufficient) :: zbytečný {m}, nadbytečný {m}
superfluously {adv} (in a superfluous manner) :: nadbytečně
superfluousness {n} (superfluity) SEE: superfluity ::
superfood {n} (food supposed to confer remarkable health benefits) :: superpotravina {f}
superhuman {adj} (beyond what is possible for a human being) :: nadlidský
superior {adj} (higher in rank or quality) :: vyšší
superlative {n} (highest degree of something) :: superlativ
superlative {n} (form of adjective expressing "most") :: superlativ {m}
superman {n} (übermensch) :: nadčlověk {m}
supermarket {n} (store) :: supermarket {m}
supermarket {n} (chain of stores) :: obchodní řetězec {m}
supermodel {n} (famous fashion model) :: topmodelka {f}
supernatural {adj} (above nature) :: nadpřirozený
supernova {n} (exploding star) :: supernova {f}
superordinate {adj} (greater in degree, rank or position) :: nadřazený
superordinate {n} (that which is superordinate) :: nadřízený {m}
superpower {n} (sovereign state) :: supervelmoc {f}, velmoc {f}
superpower {n} (fictional extraordinary ability) :: superschopnost {f}
supersaturated {adj} :: přesycený {m}
supersaturation {n} (condition of a solution) :: přesycení {n}
superscript {n} (a type of lettering form) :: horní index {m}
superset {n} (set containing all elements of another set) :: nadmnožina {f}
supersonic {adj} (ultrasonic) SEE: ultrasonic ::
supersonic {adj} (greater than the speed of sound) :: nadzvukový, supersonický
superstition {n} (a belief that events may be influenced by one's behaviour in some magical or mystical way) :: pověra {f}
superstitious {adj} (susceptible to superstitions) :: pověrčivý {m}
superstitiously {adv} (in a superstitious manner) :: pověrčivě
supervision {n} (the act or instance of supervising) :: dohled {m}
supervisory board {n} (group) :: dozorčí rada {f}
superwoman {n} (exceptional woman) :: superžena {f}
supine {n} (verbal noun) :: supinum {n}
supper {n} (food before going to bed) :: večeře {f}
supper {n} (dinner at night) :: večeře {f}
supplement {n} (extension to a document or publication) :: dodatek {m}
supplement {n} (supplementary angle in geometry) :: doplněk {m}
supplement {n} (vitamin, herbal extract, or chemical compound) :: doplněk {m}
supplementary {adj} (additional) :: dodatečný
supplier {n} (one who supplies, a provider) :: dodavatel {m}
supply {v} (to provide, make available for use) :: poskytnout
supply {n} (act of supplying) :: nabídka {f}
supply {n} (amount supplied) :: zásoba {f}
supply and demand {n} (economic model of pricing) :: nabídka a poptávka {f}
support {n} (something which supports) :: podpěra {f}
support {n} (financial or other help) :: podpora {f}
support {n} (answers and resolution of problems) :: podpora {f}
support {v} (to keep from falling) :: podpírat
support {v} (to provide help regarding something sold) :: podporovat
support {v} (to help, particularly financially) :: podporovat
supported {adj} (helped or aided) :: podporovaný
supported {adj} (having supporters) :: podporovaný
supporter {n} (animal or figure that supports a shield in a coat of arms) :: štítonoš {m}
suppose {v} (conclude; believe) :: předpokládat, domnívat se
suppose {v} (theorize; hypothesize) :: předpokládat
supposedly {adv} (as a matter of supposition) :: údajně
supposition {n} (assumption) :: předpoklad {m}
suppository {n} (medicine in the form of a small plug that is inserted into a bodily cavity) :: čípek {m}
suppress {v} (to hold in place, to keep low) :: potlačit
suppurate {v} (form or discharge pus) :: hnisat
supraorbital {adj} (located immediately above the eye sockets) :: nadočnicový, supraorbitální
Supreme Soviet {prop} (Soviet parliament) :: nejvyšší sovět {m}
supremum {n} (element of a set greater than or equal to all members of a given subset) :: supremum {n}
sura {n} (chapter of the Qur'an) :: súra {f}
sure {adj} (certain, reliable) :: jistý
sure {adj} (certain in one's knowledge or belief) :: jistý
surety {n} (certainty) SEE: certainty ::
surface {n} (up-side of a flat object) :: povrch {m}
surface-to-air {adj} (fired from the ground) :: země-vzduch
surface-to-air missile {n} (missile) :: raketa země-vzduch {f}
surface-to-surface missile {n} (missile) :: raketa země-země {f}
surge {n} (sudden transient rush or flood) :: příval {m}, nápor {m}, poryv {m}
surge {n} ((electricity) electrical spike) :: špička {f}, náraz {m}
surge {n} ((nautical) swell of the sea) :: vzedmutí {n}, příval {m}
surge {v} (to accelerate forwards, particularly suddenly) :: vyrazit {pf}, vyrážet {impf}, vyřítit se {pf}, poskočit {pf}
surgeon {n} (doctor who performs surgery) :: chirurg {m}
surgery {n} (procedure involving major incisions) :: operace {f}, lékařský zákrok {m}, chirurgický zákrok {m}
surgery {n} (medical specialty) :: chirurgie {f}
surgery {n} (room or department where surgery is performed) :: chirurgie {f}
surgical {adj} (of or relating to surgery) :: chirurgický
Suriname {prop} (country) :: Surinam {m}
Surinamese {n} (person from Suriname) :: Surinamec {m}
Surinamese {adj} (of, from or pertaining to Suriname) :: surinamský
surjection {n} (function that is a many-to-one mapping) :: surjekce {f}
surjective {adj} (of, relating, or being a surjection) :: surjektivní
surmount {v} (to get over; to overcome) :: překonat
surname {n} (name that indicates family) :: příjmení {n}
surplus {n} (excess, overplus) :: přebytek {m}, nadbytek {m}
surprise {n} (something not expected) :: překvapení {n}
surprise {n} (feeling that something unexpected has happened) :: překvapení {n}
surprise {v} (cause (someone) to feel surprise) :: překvapit
surprised {adj} (caused to feel surprise) :: překvapený {m}
surprisingly {adv} (in a way that causes surprise because it is unexpected, or unusual) :: překvapivě
surrealism {n} (artistic movement and aesthetic philosophy) :: surrealismus
surround {v} (to encircle something or simultaneously extend in all directions) :: obklopit, obehnat
surround {v} (to enclose to prevent escape) :: obklíčit
surround {v} (surround, fence in) SEE: enclose ::
surroundings {n} (area surrounding someone or something) :: okolí {n}
surroundings {n} (parts not within the system) :: okolí {n}
survey {n} (an examination of the opinions of a group) :: anketa {f}, dotazník {m}
survey {n} (act of surveying) :: zaměření {n}
survey {n} (an examination) :: zjištění {n}, průzkum {m}, inspekce {f}
surveying {n} (science of accurately determining the position of points) :: zeměměřičství {n}, zaměřování {n}
surveyor {n} (person occupied with the process of determining positions on the Earth's surface) :: zeměměřič {m}
survival {n} (continued existence or life) :: přežití {n}
survive {v} (person: continue to live) :: přežívat {impf}, přežít {pf},
Surzhyk {prop} (language) :: suržyk {m}
Susa {prop} (capital) :: Súsy {f-p}
Susan {prop} (female given name) :: Zuzana {f}
Susanna {prop} (female given name) SEE: Susan ::
susceptibility {n} (the condition of being susceptible) :: náchylnost {n}
susceptible {adj} (likely to be affected by) :: náchylný {m}
susceptible {adj} (especially sensitive) :: náchylný {m}
sushi {n} (Japanese dish) :: suši
suslik {n} (Spermophilus or Citellus) :: sysel {m}
suspect {v} (believe to be guilty) :: podezřívat, podezírat
suspect {n} (person suspected of something) :: podezřelý {m}
suspect {adj} (viewed with suspicion) :: podezřelý {m}
suspend {v} (To halt temporarily) :: pozastavit
suspender {n} (an item used hold up trousers) :: šle {f-p}, kšandy {f-p}
suspender {n} (item used to hold up stocking) :: podvazek {m}
suspenders {n} (trouser supporter) SEE: suspender ::
suspension {n} (vehicle: system of springs and shock absorbers connected to the wheels in an automobile) :: odpružení {n}, pérování {n}
suspension bridge {n} (bridge where the deck or roadway is suspended from cables) :: visutý most {m}
suspicion {n} (act of suspecting something or someone, especially of something wrong) :: podezření {n}
suspicious {adj} (arousing suspicion) :: podezřelý {m}
suspicious {adj} (distrustful) :: podezřívavý {m}, podezíravý {m}
suspicious {adj} (expressing suspicion) :: podezřívavý {m}, podezíravý {m}
sustain {v} (to maintain something) :: udržovat
sustainable {adj} (able to be sustained: environmental term) :: udržitelný {m}
sustainable development {n} (development seeking to economic growth while ensuring future generations' ability to do the same, by not exceeding natural regenerative capacity) :: trvale udržitelný rozvoj {m}, udržitelný rozvoj {m}
sutler {n} (a person who follows an army, selling provisions) :: markytán {m}, markytánka {f}
Suva {prop} (capital of Fiji) :: Suva {f}
Svalbard {prop} (islands north east of Greenland) :: Špicberky {p}
Svatý Kopeček {prop} (part of Olomouc) :: Svatý Kopeček {m}
Swabia {prop} (historical region of Germany) :: Švábsko {n}
Swabian {adj} (of or pertaining to Swabia) :: švábský
Swabian {prop} (dialect) :: švábština {f}
Swabian {n} (person) :: Šváb {m}
Swahili {n} (language) :: svahilština {f}
swallow {v} (to cause to pass from the mouth into the stomach) :: polknout {pf}, spolknout {pf}; polykat {impf}
swallow {v} (to take in, to consume) :: spolknout [informal]
swallow {v} (to make muscular contractions of the oesophagus) :: polykat
swallow {v} (to believe or accept) :: spolknout [informal]
swallow {n} (amount swallowed) :: hlt {m}, lok {m}
swallow {n} (bird) :: vlaštovka {f}
swamp {n} (type of wetland) :: bažina {f}, bahno {n}
swan {n} (waterfowl of the genus Cygnus) :: labuť {f}
swan song {n} (a final performance) :: labutí píseň
swap {v} (exchange or give (something) in exchange for) :: vyměnit, prohodit
swap {n} (exchange) :: výměna {f}
swap {n} (finance: derivative) :: swap {m}
swarf {n} :: třísky {f-p}, hobliny {f-p}
swarm {n} (large number of insects) :: roj {m}
swarm {n} (a mass of people or animals in turmoil) :: dav {m}, hejno {n}, houf {m}, zástup {m}
swarm {v} (to move as a swarm) :: hemžit se, rojit se {impf}
swarm {v} (to teem, or be overrun with insects) :: hemžit se, být plný
swarm {v} (to climb by gripping with arms and legs) :: šplhat {impf}
swarm spore {n} (zoospore) SEE: zoospore ::
swarthy {adj} (dark) SEE: dark ::
swarthy {adj} (dark-skinned) SEE: dark-skinned ::
swastika {n} (a cross with arms of equal length all bent halfway along at a 90° angle) :: svastika {f}
swatch {n} (a piece, pattern, or sample) :: vzorek {m}
swatch {n} (selection of such samples bound together) :: vzorník {m}
swatch {n} (a clump or portion of something) :: chomáč {m}
Swazi {n} (person from Swaziland) :: Svazijec {m}
Swazi {adj} (pertaining to Swaziland) :: svazijský
Swaziland {prop} (Kingdom of Swaziland, see also: eSwatini) :: Svazijsko {n}
swear {v} (to take an oath) :: přísahat
swear {v} (to curse, to use offensive language) :: klít
swear like a pagan {v} (swear very rudely) SEE: swear like a trooper ::
swear like a sailor {v} (swear very rudely) SEE: swear like a trooper ::
swear like a trooper {v} :: klít jako pohan
swear word {n} (impolite or offensive taboo word) :: sprosté slovo
sweat {n} (fluid that exits the body through pores) :: pot {m}
sweat {v} (to emit sweat) :: potit se {impf}
sweater {n} (similar garment worn for warmth) :: pulovr, svetr
sweat gland {n} (exocrine gland) :: potní žláza {f}
sweating {n} (bodily process) :: pocení
sweatshirt {n} (loose shirt) :: mikina {f}
swede {n} (yellow root of Brassica napus) :: tuřín {m}
swede {n} (plant) :: tuřín {m}
swede {n} (turnip) SEE: turnip ::
Swede {n} (Swedish person) :: Švéd {m}, Švédka {f}
Sweden {prop} (Scandinavian country) :: Švédsko {n}
Swedish {n} (language) :: švédština {f}
Swedish {adj} (of or pertaining to Sweden) :: švédský {m}
sweep {v} (to clean using a broom or brush) :: zametat {impf}, zamést {pf}
sweep {n} (chimney sweep) SEE: chimney sweep ::
sweepstake {n} (lottery) :: loterie {f}
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant taste) :: sladký
sweet {adj} (having a taste of sugar) :: sladký {m}
sweet {adj} (containing a sweetening ingredient) :: slazený
sweet {adj} (of a wine: retaining a portion of sugar) :: sladký
sweet {adj} (not having a salty taste) :: sladký
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant smell) :: voňavý
sweet {adj} (not decaying, rancid, sour, spoiled, or stale) :: čerstvý
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant sound) :: melodický
sweet {adj} (having a pleasing disposition) :: milý, příjemný
sweet {adj} (having a helpful disposition) :: milý, ochotný
sweet {n} (sugary confection) :: sladkost {f}
sweet {n} (food eaten for dessert) SEE: dessert ::
sweet {n} (sweetheart) SEE: sweetheart ::
sweet {n} (basic taste sensation induced by sugar) SEE: sweetness ::
sweet-and-sour {adj} (between sweet and sour taste) :: sladkokyselý
sweet-and-sour sauce {n} (sauce in Chinese cuisine that is both sugary and tart) :: sladkokyselá omáčka
sweet dreams {phrase} (sweet dreams) :: sladké sny, vyspi se dorůžova, dobrou noc a ať tě blechy štípou celou noc
sweeten {v} (to make sweet to the taste) :: sladit
sweetener {n} (food additive) :: sladidlo {m}
sweet flag {n} (Acorus calamus) :: puškvorec obecný {m}, puškvorec {m}, piškvorec {m}, šišvorec {m}, kalmus {m}, nejedlík {m}, tatarák {m}
sweet gum {n} (tree) :: ambroň
sweetheart {n} (darling) SEE: darling ::
sweetheart {n} (a person very much liked or loved by someone) :: miláček {m}
sweetly {adv} (in a sweet or pleasant manner) :: sladce
sweetness {n} (condition of being sweet or sugary) :: sladkost {f}
sweet potato {n} (yam) SEE: yam ::
sweet potato {n} (ocarina) SEE: ocarina ::
sweet potato {n} (tuber) :: povijnice batátová
sweetshop {n} (shop selling predominantly confectionery) :: cukrářství {n}
sweet william {n} (Dianthus barbatus) :: hvozdík bradatý {m}, hvozdík vousatý {m}
swell {v} (intransitive: to become bigger, especially due to being engorged) :: otéct, otéci, zduřet, opuchnout, napuchnout, naběhnout
swelling {n} (anything swollen) :: otok {m}
swift {adj} (fast; quick) :: hbitý, rychlý, svižný
swift {n} (bird) :: rorýs {m}
swift parrot {n} (a type of a parrot) :: latam
swill {n} (mixture of solid and liquid food scraps) :: pomeje {p}
swim {v} (move through water) :: plavat {impf} [abstract], plout {impf} [concrete]
swim {n} (act or instance of swimming) :: plavání {n}
swim bladder {n} (fish organ) :: plynový měchýř {m}
swimmer {n} (one who swims) :: plavec {m}
swimming {n} (human activity of moving oneself through water) :: plavání {n}
swimming pool {n} (pool for swimming) :: bazén {m}
swimming trunks {n} (a pair of shorts or briefs worn for swimming or bathing) :: plavky {f-p}
swimmist {n} (swimmer) SEE: swimmer ::
swimsuit {n} (tight-fitting garment worn for swimming) :: plavky {f-p}
swindle {n} (an instance of swindling) :: švindl {m}
swine {n} (pig) SEE: pig ::
swine {n} (contemptible person) :: svině {f}
swine fever {n} (pathology) :: mor prasat {m}
swing {v} (to rotate about an off-centre fixed point) :: houpat se, kývat se {m}, kymácet, zhoupnout se
swing {v} (to ride on a swing) :: houpat se {impf}, zhoupnout se {pf}, pohoupat se {pf}
swing {v} (to hang on gallows) :: zhoupnout se {pf} [expressive, colloquial, euphemistic], viset {impf} [expressive]
swing {v} (boxing: to move one's arm in a punching motion) :: ohnat se {pf}, rozmáchnout se {pf}
swing {n} (manner in which something is swung) :: švih {m}, zhoupnutí {n}, švuňk {m} [colloquially], máchnutí {n}
swing {n} (hanging seat) :: houpačka {f}
swing {n} (dance style) :: swing {m}
swing check valve {n} (type of a check valve) :: zpětná klapka {f}
swinging {n} (sexual practice) :: grupensex {m}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Switzerland) :: švýcarský {m}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to the Swiss people) :: švýcarský {m}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Swiss language(s) or Swiss dialect(s)) :: švýcarský {m}
Swiss {n} (Swiss person) :: Švýcar {m}, Švýcarka {f}
Swiss Army knife {n} (type of pocket knife) :: švýcarský nůž {m}
Swiss chard {n} (chard) SEE: chard ::
Swiss pine {n} (Pinus cembra) :: borovice limba {f}
switch {n} (device to turn electric current on and off) :: vypínač {m}
switch {n} (movable section of railroad track) :: výhybka {f}
switch {n} (command line notation) :: přepínač {m}
switch {n} (networking device) :: přepínač {m}
switch {v} (to exchange) :: vyměnit
switch {v} (to change (something) to the specified state using a switch) :: [to switch / turn off] zhasnout, [to switch / turn on] rozsvítit, [Moravian dialect] rožnout
switch off {v} (turn switch to off position) :: vypnout
switch on {v} (to turn a switch to the "on" position) :: zapnout
Switzerland {prop} (sovereign country) :: Švýcarsko {n}
swoon {v} (to faint) :: omdlít
sword {n} (weapon) :: meč {m}
swordfish {n} (Xiphias gladius) :: mečoun {m}
Sybil {prop} (female given name) SEE: Sibyl ::
sycamore {n} (Platanus) :: platan {m}
sycamore {n} (sycamore maple) SEE: sycamore maple ::
sycamore maple {n} (Acer pseudoplatanus) :: javor klen {m}
sycophant {n} (one who uses compliments to gain self-serving favor or advantage from another person.) :: patolízal {m}
sycophantic {adj} (obsequious, flattering, toadying) :: patolízalský
Sydenham's chorea {n} (neurological disease) :: Sydenhamova chorea {f}
syenite {n} (obsolete: granite) SEE: granite ::
syllable {n} (unit of speech) :: slabika {f}
syllogism {n} (inference from premises) :: sylogismus {m}
Sylvester {prop} (male given name) :: Silvestr {m}
symbiont {n} (organism in a symbiotic relationship) :: symbiont {m}
symbiosis {n} (relationship of mutual benefit) :: symbióza {f}
symbiote {n} (symbiont) SEE: symbiont ::
symbiotic {adj} (biology: living together) :: symbiotický {m}
symbol {n} (character or glyph) :: symbol {m}
symbol {n} (object meant to represent another) :: symbol {m}
symbolic {adj} (Pertaining to a symbol) :: symbolický
symbolically {adv} (in a symbolic manner) :: symbolicky
symmetric {adj} (symmetrical) SEE: symmetrical ::
symmetrical {adj} (exhibiting symmetry) :: souměrný {m}, symetrický {m}
symmetry {n} (correspondence on either side of a dividing line, plane, center or axis) :: souměrnost {f}, symetrie {f}
sympathetic nervous system {n} (sympathetic nervous system) :: sympatická nervová soustava {f}
sympathize {v} (to show sympathy) :: soucítit
sympathy {n} (feeling of pity or sorrow for the suffering or distress of another) :: soustrast {f}, soucit {m}
sympathy {n} (ability to share the feelings of another; empathy) :: empatie {f}
symphony {n} (piece of orchestral music) :: symfonie {f}
symposium {n} (conference) :: sympozium {n}
symptom {n} (figuratively: indicator of something) :: příznak {m}
synaesthesia {n} (neurological or psychological phenomenon) :: synestezie {f}
synaesthesia {n} (literary or artistic device) :: synestezie {f}
synagogue {n} (place) :: synagoga {f}
synapse {n} (junction between neurons) :: synapse {f}
synaptic {adj} (junction between the terminal of a neuron and another cell) :: synaptický
sync {v} (synchronize) SEE: synchronize ::
synchronic {adj} (relating to the study of a language at only one point in its history) :: synchronní
synchronize {v} (cause two events to have coordinated timing) :: synchronizovat
synchronous {adj} (at the same time) :: synchronní
syncope {n} (loss of consciousness) :: mdloba {f}
syncope {n} (missed beat or off-beat stress) :: synkopa {f}
syndicate {n} (group of individuals or companies) :: syndikát {m}
syndrome {n} (recognizable pattern of symptoms or behaviours) :: syndrom {m}
synecdoche {n} (figure of speech that uses the name of a part of something to represent the whole) :: synekdocha {f}
synergic {adj} (of or pertaining to synergy) :: synergický
synod {n} (ecclesiastic council or meeting) :: synod {m}, synoda {f}
synonym {n} (word with same meaning as another) :: synonymum {n}, slovo souznačné {n}
synonym {n} (in zoological nomenclature) :: synonymum {n}
synonym {n} (in botanical nomenclature) :: synonymum {n}
synonymous {adj} (having an identical meaning) :: synonymní, souznačný
synonymous {adj} (having a similar meaning) :: synonymní, souznačný
synonymous {adj} (of, or being a synonym) :: synonymní, souznačný
synonymy {n} (quality of being synonymous) :: synonymie {f}, synonymita {f}
synopsis {n} (brief summary) :: přehled {m}, synopse {f}
synovitis {n} (inflammation of the synovium) :: synovitida {f}
syntactic {adj} (of, related to or connected with syntax) :: syntaktický {m}
syntactician {n} (expert in syntax) :: syntaktik {m}
syntactic sugar {n} :: syntaktický cukr {m}
syntax {n} (study of the structure of phrases and sentences) :: syntax {f}, syntaxe {f}
syntaxis {n} (syntax) SEE: syntax ::
synthesis {n} (formation of something complex or coherent) :: syntéza {f}
synthesizer {n} (music: an electronic keyboard instrument) :: syntezátor {m}
synthetic {adj} (of, or relating to synthesis) :: syntetický
synthetic {adj} (produced by chemical synthesis) :: syntetický
synthetic {adj} (artificial, not genuine) :: umělý, falešný, strojený
synthetic {adj} (pertaining to the joining of bound morphemes in a word) :: syntetický
syphilis {n} (sexual disease caused by Treponema pallidum) :: syfilis {f}, příjice {f}
syphilitic {adj} (relating to syphilis) :: syfilitický
Syracuse {prop} (city and port in the province of Syracuse) :: Syrakusy {p}
Syracuse {prop} (city in New York state) :: Syrakusy
Syr Darya {prop} (river) :: Syrdarja
Syria {prop} (country in the Middle East) :: Sýrie {f}
Syriac {prop} (language) :: syrština {f}
Syrian {n} (A person from Syria or of Syrian descent) :: Syřan {m}
Syrian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Syria, the Syrian people or the Syrian language) :: syrský
syringe {n} (hypodermic syringe) :: injekční stříkačka {f}, stříkačka {f}
syringomyelia {n} (disorder in which a cyst or cavity forms within the spinal cord) :: syringomyelie {f}
syrinx {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes ::
syrup {n} (liquid) :: sirup {m}
system {n} (collection of organized things; whole composed of relationships among its members) :: systém {m}, soustava {f}
systematic {adj} (of, relating to, or being a system) :: systémový
systematic {adj} (carried out using a planned, ordered procedure) :: systematický
systematic {adj} (methodical, regular and orderly) :: systematický
systematic {adj} (of, or relating to taxonomic classification) :: taxonomický
systematics {n} (the systematic classification of organisms) :: systematika {f}
systematization {n} (act of systematizing) :: systematizace {f}
systematize {v} (to arrange into a systematic order) :: systematizovat
systemic {adj} (relating to a system) :: systémový
systems engineering {n} (interdisciplinary field of engineering) :: systémové inženýrství {n}
systolic {adj} (of or relating to systole) :: systolický
Szczecin {prop} (city in Poland) :: Štětín {m}
Szeged {prop} (city in Hungary) :: Szeged {m}, Segedín {m}
Székesfehérvár {prop} (city in Hungary) :: Stoličný Bělehrad {m}
Szlachta {prop} (nobility of Poland, and Lithuania) :: šlachta {f}