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Saar {prop} (river in France and Germany)  :: Sára {f}
Saarland {prop} (state)  :: Sársko {n}
Sabbath {prop} (Biblical seventh day)  :: sabat {m}
Sabbath {prop} (witches' Sabbath)  :: sabat {m}
saber {n} (sabre) SEE: sabre  ::
saber-toothed tiger {n} (sabre-toothed tiger) SEE: sabre-toothed tiger  ::
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}
sac fungus {n} (fungus of the phylum Ascomycota) SEE: ascomycete  ::
sack {n} (bag for commodities or items)  :: pytel {m}
sacral {adj} ((anatomy) of the sacrum)  :: křížový {m}
sacrament {n} (sacred act or ceremony)  :: svátost {f}
sacred {adj} (made holy)  :: svatý {m}, posvátný {m}
sacred baboon {n} (Papio hamadryas) SEE: hamadryas  ::
sacredize {v} (to make sacred) SEE: sacralize  ::
sacred way {n} (spirit way) SEE: spirit way  ::
sacrifice {n} (something sacrificed)  :: oběť {f}
sacrifice {v} (to give away something valuable in order to gain something else of value)  :: obětovat
sacrifice {v} (to offer as a gift to a deity)  :: obětovat
sacrilege {n} (desecration, profanation, misuse or violation of something sacred)  :: svatokrádež {m}
sad {adj} (dialect: soggy) SEE: soggy  ::
sad {adj} (feeling sorrow)  :: smutný
Saïda {prop} (port city in Lebanon) SEE: Sidon  ::
saddle {n} (low point, in the shape of a saddle, between two hills)  :: sedlo {n}
saddle {n} (seat on a bicycle etc)  :: sedlo {n}
saddle {n} (seat on an animal)  :: sedlo {n}
saddle {v} (to put a saddle on)  :: osedlat {pf}
saddlemaker {n} (saddler) SEE: saddler  ::
sadism {n} (enjoyment of inflicting pain)  :: 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} (free from risk)  :: bezpečný {m}
safe {n} (box in which valuables can be locked for safekeeping)  :: trezor {m}, sejf {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 belt {n} (seat belt) SEE: seat belt  ::
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 city in Saga Prefecture)  :: Saga {f}
Saga {prop} (a prefecture in Japan)  :: Saga {f}
sagacity {n} (quality of being sage)  :: moudrost {f}
sage {adj} (wise)  :: moudrý, rozumný
sage {n} (plant)  :: šalvěj {f}
sage {n} (wise person)  :: mudrc {m}
sago {n} (any of the palms from which sago is extracted)  :: ságovník {m}
sago {n} (a powdered starch obtained from certain palms used as a food thickener)  :: ságo {n}
Sahara {prop} (desert)  :: Sahara {f}
Saharan {adj} (related to the Sahara desert)  :: saharský
saiga {n} (antelope)  :: sajka {f}, sajga {f}
Saigon {prop} (Ho Chi Minh City) SEE: Ho Chi Minh City  ::
sail {n} (a piece of fabric attached to a boat)  :: plachta {f}
sail {n} (a tower-like structure found on the topside of a submarine)  :: věž {f}
sail {n} (a trip in a boat)  :: plavba {f}
sail {n} (sailfish) SEE: sailfish  ::
sail {n} (the blade of a windmill)  :: lopatka {f}
sail {v} (to move briskly and gracefully through the air)  :: plachtit, plout
sail {v} (to ride in a boat, especially sailboat)  :: plavit se, 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}
sailor {n} (worker on a ship)  :: námořník {m}
sailplane {n} (sailplane) SEE: glider  ::
saint {n} ((figuratively) a person with positive qualities)  :: světec {m}
saint {n} (person proclaimed as saint)  :: svatý {m}
Saint Andrew's cross {n} (cross that has a form of two intersecting oblique bars)  :: andrijin križ {m}
Saint Bernard {n} (Saint Bernard breed of Dog)  :: bernardýn {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 Nicholas {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus  ::
saintpaulia {n} (African violet) SEE: African violet  ::
Saint Petersburg {prop} (city)  :: 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 blossom) SEE: cherry blossom  ::
sakura {n} (cherry) SEE: cherry  ::
sakura {n} (cherry tree) SEE: cherry tree  ::
salaam alaikum {interj} (Muslim greeting)  :: selam alejkum
salad {n} (a food made primarily of a mixture of raw ingredients, typically vegetables)  :: salát {m}
Salafi {adj} (of or pertaining to Salafism)  :: salafistický
salamander {n} (amphibian)  :: salamandr {m}
salami {n} (sausage)  :: salám {m}
salary {n} (fixed amount of money paid on monthly or annual basis)  :: plat {m}
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} (salesman or saleswoman)  :: prodavač {m}
saline {n} (solution)  :: solný roztok {m}
salineness {n} (salineness) SEE: salinity  ::
saline solution {n} (solution)  :: solný roztok {m}
saliva {n} (liquid secreted into the mouth)  :: slina {f}
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
sally {n} (willow) SEE: willow  ::
salmon {n} (colour)  :: lososová {f}
salmon {n} (fish)  :: losos {m}
salmonellosis {n} (disease)  :: salmonelóza {f}
salmon trout {n} (rainbow trout) SEE: rainbow trout  ::
salo {n} (non-rendered pig fat)  :: sádlo {n}
saloon {n} (sedan) SEE: sedan  ::
salpinx {n} (Fallopian tube) SEE: Fallopian tube  ::
salt {adj} (saline)  :: solný {m}
salt {adj} (salty)  :: slaný
salt {n} (additional bytes inserted into an encryption)  :: sůl {f}
salt {n} (compound of an acid and a base)  :: sůl {f}
salt {n} (salt marsh) SEE: salt marsh  ::
salt {n} (sodium chloride)  :: sůl {f}
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}
salting {n} (salt marsh) SEE: salt marsh  ::
saltire {n} (Saint Andrew's cross) SEE: Saint Andrew's cross  ::
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
Salvadorian {adj} (Salvadoran) SEE: Salvadoran  ::
Salvadorian {n} (Salvadoran) SEE: Salvadoran  ::
salvation {n} (the process of being saved (religion))  :: spása
Salzburg {prop} (capital)  :: Salcburk {m}, Solnohrad {m}
Salzburg {prop} (state)  :: Salcbursko {n}, Solnohradsko {n}
samarium {n} (chemical element)  :: samarium {n}
same {adj} (not different as regards self; identical)  :: tentýž {m}
same {adj} (similar, alike)  :: stejný {m}
same {pron} (something similar, something of the identical type)  :: stejný {m}
same {pron} (the identical thing)  :: tentýž {m}
sameness {n} (quality of being the same)  :: stejnost {f}
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
samisen {n} (shamisen) SEE: shamisen  ::
samizdat {n} (underground publishing)  :: samizdat {m}
samlaw {n} (pedicab) SEE: pedicab  ::
Samoa {prop} (Independent State of Samoa)  :: Samoa
Samoan {prop} (Samoan language)  :: samojština {f}
Samogitia {prop} (Samogitia)  :: Žmuď {f}, Žemaitsko {n}
samogon {n} (moonshine) SEE: moonshine  ::
samovar {n} (metal urn with a spigot, for boiling water for making tea)  :: samovar {m}
Samoyed {n} (dog)  :: samojed {m}
Samoyed {n} (person)  :: 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}
Samuel {prop} (male given name)  :: Samuel
samurai {n} (feudal Japanese warrior)  :: samuraj {m}
Sana'a {prop} (capital of Yemen)  :: San'á
sanatorium {n} (an institution that treats chronic diseases, and provides supervised recuperation and convalescence)  :: sanatorium {n}, ozdravovna {f}
sanctuary {n} (consecrated area)  :: svatyně {f}
sanctuary {n} (place of safety or protection)  :: svatyně {f}
sand {n} (beach)  :: pláž {f}
sand {n} (courage)  :: kuráž {f}
sand {n} (finely ground rock)  :: písek {m}
sandal {n} (sandalwood) SEE: sandalwood  ::
sandal {n} (type of footwear)  :: sandál {m}
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}
sandbathe {v} (to take a sand bath) SEE: dustbathe  ::
sandbox {n} (box with sand for children)  :: pískoviště {n}
sandbox {n} (wiki sandbox)  :: pískoviště
sandhopper {n} (sand flea) SEE: sand flea  ::
sand martin {n} (bird)  :: břehule {f}
sandpaper {n} (paper coated with abrasive material)  :: smirkový papír {m}
sandpiper {n} (bird of the family Scolopacidae)  :: jespák {m}
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} (open sandwich) SEE: open sandwich  ::
sandwich {n} (snack consisting of two slices of bread)  :: sendvič {m}
sanguinary {adj} (accompanied by bloodshed)  :: krvavý
sanguinary {adj} (consisting of or similar to blood)  :: krvavý
sanguinary {adj} (eager for bloodshed)  :: krvelačný, krvežíznivý
sanguine {adj} (anticipating the best)  :: optimistický
sanguine {adj} (having the colour of blood; red)  :: krvavě rudý, rudý
sanguine {adj} (physiology)  :: sangvinický
sanguine {adj} (warm; ardent)  :: živý, vznětlivý, horkokrevný
sanguivorous {adj} (feeding on blood)  :: krevsající, sangvivorní, hematofágní
sanitary towel {n} (pad of cotton) SEE: sanitary napkin  ::
San José {prop} (A city in California, USA) SEE: San Jose  ::
San Marino {prop} (Republic of San Marino)  :: San Marino {n}
sans {prep} (without)  :: bez, beze
Sanskrit {prop} (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}
Santiago de Chile {prop} (Santiago) SEE: Santiago  ::
sap {n} (juice of plant)  :: míza {f}
sapiential {adj} (containing or conferring wisdom)  :: sapienciální, mudroslovný
sapper {n} (one who saps; combat engineer)  :: ženista {m}
Sapphic {adj} (sapphic) SEE: sapphic  ::
sapphire {n} (gem)  :: safír {m}
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} (given name from Hebrew)  :: Sára {f}
Saratov {prop} (city)  :: Saratov {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 {adj} (relating to Sardinia)  :: sardinský
Sardinian {prop} (language)  :: sardština {f}, sardinština {f}
Sargasso Sea {prop} (an elongated area in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean)  :: Sargasové moře {n}
sashimi {n} (dish of slices of raw fish or meat)  :: sašimi
satanical {adj} (satanic) SEE: satanic  ::
Satanism {n} (a religion founded by Anton Szandor LaVey)  :: satanismus
Satanism {n} (devil worship)  :: satanismus
satchel {n} (bag or case with one or two shoulder straps)  :: aktovka {f} (for pupils), brašna {f}
satellite {n} (man-made apparatus designed to be placed in orbit around a celestial body)  :: satelit {m}, družice {f}
satellite {n} (smaller body orbiting a larger one)  :: družice {f}
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}
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} (god)  :: Saturn {m}
Saturn {prop} (planet)  :: Saturn {m}
saturnism {n} (lead poisoning) SEE: plumbism  ::
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 Arabia {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Saúdská Arábie {f}
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} (for slicing)  :: 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}
savannah {n} (savanna) SEE: savanna  ::
save {v} (store for future use)  :: uložit, spořit
save {v} (to help someone to survive)  :: zachránit
save {v} (to write a file to a disk)  :: uložit
saving {n} (something that is saved)  :: úspory {f-p}
savings account {n} (a type of bank account that yields a better interest than a current account)  :: spořící účet {m}
savior {n} (a person who rescues another from harm)  :: zachránce {m}
savour {v} (savour) SEE: savor  ::
Savoy {n} (Savoy cabbage) SEE: Savoy cabbage  ::
savvy {adj} (well-informed and perceptive)  :: vnímavý {m}, důvtipný {m}, řídící se zdravým rozumem
saw {n} (musical saw) SEE: musical saw  ::
saw {n} (sawtooth wave) SEE: sawtooth  ::
saw {n} (tool)  :: pila {f}
sawbones {n} (surgeon)  :: řezník {m}
sawdust {n} (dust created by sawing)  :: piliny {f-p}
sawtooth {n} (sawtooth wave) SEE: sawtooth wave  ::
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 communicate verbally or in writing)  :: říct
say {v} (to indicate in a written form)  :: říct
say {v} (to pronounce)  :: říct, povědět
say goodbye {v} (wish someone farewell upon their leaving)  :: loučit se {impf}
saying {n} (proverb or maxim)  :: rčení {n}, přísloví {n}
saz {n} (baglama)  :: saz
scab {n} (group of diseases of potatoes)  :: strupovitost {f}
scab {n} (incrustation over a wound)  :: strup {m}
scab {n} (mange) SEE: mange  ::
scab {n} (scabies) SEE: scabies  ::
scab {n} (strikebreaker) SEE: strikebreaker  ::
scabbard {n} (the sheath of a sword)  :: pochva {f}
scabies {n} (an infestation of parasitic mites, Sarcoptes scabiei)  :: svrab {m}
scaffold {n} (platform for executions)  :: šibenice {f}
scaffold {n} (structure made of scaffolding, for workers to stand on while working on a building)  :: lešení {n}
scaffolding {n} (system of tubes or poles used to support people and material)  :: lešení {n}
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} (assigning a magnitude)  :: stupnice {f}
scale {n} (device)  :: váha {f}
scale {n} (flaky material sloughed off heated metal)  :: okuj {f}
scale {n} (keratin pieces covering the skin of certain animals)  :: šupina {f}
scale {n} (limescale) SEE: limescale  ::
scale {n} (ordered numerical sequence)  :: stupnice {f}
scale {n} (ratio of distances)  :: měřítko {n}
scale {n} (series of notes)  :: stupnice {f}
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
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} (Scandinavian Peninsula) SEE: Scandinavian Peninsula  ::
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}
scape {n} (leafless stalk)  :: stvol {m}
scapegoat {n} (someone punished for someone else's error(s))  :: obětní beránek {m}
scaphoid {n} (scaphoid bone) SEE: scaphoid bone  ::
scapula {n} (large flat bone) SEE: shoulder blade  ::
scar {n} (a permanent mark on the skin sometimes caused by the healing of a wound)  :: jizva {f}
scar {v} (to mark the skin permanently)  :: zjizvit
scarce {adj}  :: vzácný {m}
scarcely {adv}  :: sotva
scarcity {n} (an inadequate amount of something; a shortage)  :: nedostatek {m}
scarcity {n} (the condition of something being scarce or deficient)  :: 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
scared shitless {adj} (terrified) SEE: scared stiff  ::
scarf {n} (headscarf) SEE: headscarf  ::
scarf {n} (long garment worn around the neck)  :: šála {f}
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}
scatterbrain {n} (flighty, disorganized or forgetful person.)  :: popleta {m}
scatterbrained {adj} (absent-minded) SEE: absent-minded  ::
scatterbrained {adj} (having the qualities of scatterbrain)  :: lehkomyslný
scattered {adj} (Randomly distributed)  :: roztroušený {m}
scattering {n} (physical process)  :: rozptyl {m}
scavenger {n} (animal feeding on decaying matter)  :: mrchožrout {m}
scavenger hunt {n} (game)  :: bojovka {f}, bojová hra {f}
scene {n} (landscape, scenery) SEE: scenery  ::
scene {n} ((theater) the stage) SEE: stage  ::
scene {n} (the location of an event that attracts attention)  :: scéna {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}
scenery {n} (view, natural features, landscape)  :: scenérie {f}
scent {n} (distinctive odour or smell)  :: vůně {f}
sceptic {n} (sceptic) SEE: skeptic  ::
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} (a female 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
schistous {adj} (schistose) SEE: schistose  ::
schizogony {n} (protozoan asexual reproduction)  :: schizogonie {f}
schizophrenia {n} (illness)  :: 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}
schmo {n} (schmuck) SEE: schmuck  ::
schnitzel {n} (a meat dish)  :: řízek {m}, šnycl {m}
schnoz {n} (schnozzle) SEE: schnozzle  ::
schnoz {n} (schnozzle) SEE: schnozzle  ::
schnozzle {n} (slang: human nose)  :: frňák {m}
scholar {n} (specialist in a particular branch of knowledge)  :: učenec {m}
scholarship {n} (study allowance)  :: stipendium {n}
school {n} (a department/institute at a college or university)  :: škola {f}
school {n} (a group of fish etc.)  :: hejno {n}
school {n} (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning)  :: škola {f}
school {n} (a particular doctrine)  :: škola {f}
school {n} (college or university)  :: škola {f}
school crossing attendant {n} (crossing attendant) SEE: crossing guard, lollipop man, lollipop lady  ::
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}
school sores {n} (impetigo) SEE: impetigo  ::
schoolteacher {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher  ::
school year {n} (academic year of a school)  :: školní rok {m}
schooner {n} (sailing ship)  :: škuner
Schrödinger's cat {prop} (thought experiment)  :: Schrödingerova kočka {f}
schwa {n} (schwa)  :: šva {f}
sciatica {n} (neuralgia of the sciatic nerve)  :: ischias {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}
scientific {adj} (of or having to do with science)  :: vědecký {m}
scientifically {adv} (methodically) SEE: methodically  ::
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 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) SEE: rebuke  ::
scoliosis {n} (condition in which there is abnormal lateral curvature of the spine)  :: skolióza {f}
scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle)  :: ["wheel-runner"] koloběžka {f}
scooter {n} (motor-scooter)  :: skútr
scope {n} (breadth, depth or reach of a subject; a domain)  :: rozsah {m}
-scope {suffix} (suffix to name viewing instruments)  :: -skop
scope {v} (To perform a cursory investigation)  :: prohlédnout, shlédnout
score {n} (musical composition in a format indicating how the composition is to be played)  :: partitura {f}
score {n} (number of points earned)  :: skóre {n}
score {v} (intransitive: to earn points in a game)  :: skórovat, bodovat
scorer {n} (scorekeeper) SEE: scorekeeper  ::
scorn {n} (contempt, disdain)  :: opovržení {n}
scorn {v} (to feel contempt or disdain for something or somebody)  :: opovrhovat, pohrdat
scorn {v} (to reject)  :: odmítat {impf}
scorn {v} (to scoff or express contempt)  :: opovrhovat {impf}, pohrdat {impf}
scornful {adj} (showing scorn or disrespect; contemptuous)  :: pohrdavý {f}
Scorpio {prop} (constellation) SEE: Scorpius  ::
scorpion {n} (any of various arachnids of the order Scorpiones)  :: štír
Scorpius {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Scorpio  ::
scorzonera {n} (black salsify) SEE: black salsify  ::
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 {prop} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
scotfree {adv} (scot-free) SEE: scot-free  ::
Scotland {prop} (country in northwest Europe to the north of England)  :: Skotsko
Scots {adj} (Scottish)  :: skotský {m}
Scots {prop} (Lowland Scots language)  :: skotština {f}
Scots Gaelic {prop} (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 {prop} (the people of Scotland)  :: Skoti {m-p}, Skotové {m-p}
Scottish Gaelic {prop} (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}
scouring pad {n} (abrasive pad) SEE: scourer  ::
scout {n} (member of the scout movement)  :: skaut {m}
scout {n} (person sent out to gain and bring in tidings)  :: zvěd {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
scrabble {v} (to scribble) SEE: scribble  ::
scramble {v} (to move hurriedly to a location using all limbs against a surface)  :: lézt
scrap {n} (discarded metal)  :: šrot {m}
scrap {n} (leftover food)  :: zbytky {m}
scrap {n} (small leftover piece)  :: útržek {m}
scrape {v} (cause to be in a certain state by scraping)  :: škrábat
scrape {v} (draw an object along while exerting pressure)  :: škrábat
scrape {v} (injure by scraping)  :: škrábat
scraper {n} (an instrument by which anything is scraped)  :: škrabka {f}
scrapheap {n} (junkyard) SEE: junkyard  ::
scrap paper {n} (a used piece of paper, to be used for jotting notes or other informally stuff)  :: konceptní papír
scrapyard {n} (a junkyard, a place where scrap is stored, discarded or resold)  :: šrotiště {n}
scratch {n} (disruption or mark on a surface)  :: škrábanec {m}
scratch {v} (To rub a surface with a sharp object)  :: škrábat
scratch together {v} (collect small amounts) SEE: scrape together  ::
scream {n} (loud exclamation)  :: výkřik {m}
scream {v} (to make the sound of a scream)  :: vykřiknout, křičet, ječet
screech owl {n} (Tyto alba)  :: sova pálená {f}
screen {n} (informational viewing area)  :: obrazovka {f}
screen {n} (in printing)  :: síto {n}
screen {n} (physical divider)  :: zástěna {f}
screen {n} (stone classification device)  :: 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} (Archimedes screw) SEE: Archimedes screw  ::
screw {n} (backspin) SEE: backspin  ::
screw {n} (fastener)  :: vrut {m}
screw {n} (simple machine)  :: šroub {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} (colloquial: to make a mess of; to ruin)  :: zorat {pf}, zbodat {pf}, zpackat {pf}, podělat {pf}
screw up {v} (to raise to extortionate levels)  :: našponovat {pf}, vyhnat {pf}, přemrštit {pf}, šponovat {impf}, šroubovat {impf}
screw up {v} (to tighten or secure with screws)  :: zašroubovat {pf}
scribe {n} (one who writes; a draughtsman)  :: pisař {m}
script {n} (procedure or program in computing)  :: skript {m}
script {n} (text of the dialogue and action for a drama)  :: scénář {m}
scripting language {n}  :: skriptovací jazyk {m}
scripture {n} (any sacred writing or book)  :: posvátná kniha {f}
Scripture {n} (Bible) SEE: Bible  ::
Scripture {n} (Edda) SEE: Edda  ::
Scripture {n} (Koran) SEE: Koran  ::
Scripture {n} (Tanakh) SEE: Tanakh  ::
scriptwriter {n} (screenwriter) SEE: screenwriter  ::
scrofulous {adj} (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  ::
scrub {n} (cancellation) SEE: cancellation  ::
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
scrummaging machine {n} (scrum machine) SEE: scrum machine  ::
scrupulous {adj} (having scruples)  :: skrupulózní
scrutinise {v} (scrutinize) SEE: scrutinize  ::
scrutinize {v} (to examine with great care)  :: prohlédnout
scrutny {n} (scrutiny) SEE: scrutiny  ::
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} (Bermuda grass) SEE: Bermuda grass  ::
scythe {n} (farm tool)  :: kosa {f}
scythe {v} (to cut with a scythe)  :: kosit
Scythia {prop} (region of Central Eurasia)  :: Skythie {f}
Scythian {adj} (relating to Scythia or Scythians)  :: skytský {m}
Scythian {n} (an inhabitant of Scythia)  :: Skyt {m}, Skyth {m}
Sczedrzik {prop} (Szczedrzyk) SEE: Szczedrzyk  ::
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}
seadog {n} (dogfish) SEE: dogfish  ::
seadog {n} (sailor accustomed to the sea)  :: [lit.: sea wolf] mořský vlk {m}
sea eagle {n} (Haliaeetus albicilla) SEE: white-tailed eagle  ::
seafarer {n} (one who travels by sea)  :: mořeplavec {m}
seafarer {n} (sailor) SEE: sailor  ::
seafaring {adj} (fit to travel on the sea) SEE: seagoing  ::
seagull {n} (bird of the family Laridae)  :: racek {m}
sea holly {n} (Eryngium)  :: máčka {f}
sea holly {n} (Eryngium maritimum)  :: máčka přímořská {f}
sea horse {n} (fish)  :: mořský koník {m}
seal {n} (pattern, design)  :: pečeť {f}
seal {n} (pinniped)  :: lachtan {m}, tuleň {m}
seal {n} (something which will be visibly damaged when a container is opened)  :: pečeť {f}
sea leopard {n} (Hydrurga leptonyx) SEE: leopard seal  ::
sea lettuce {n} (beach cabbage) SEE: beach cabbage  ::
sea lettuce {n} (sand lettuce) SEE: sand lettuce  ::
sea lettuce {n} (slender sea lettuce) SEE: slender sea lettuce  ::
sea lion {n} (member of the Otariidae family)  :: lachtan {m}
seaman {n} (mariner or sailor)  :: námořník {m}
sea oats {n} (Chasmanthium latifolium) SEE: river oats  ::
Sea of Azov {prop} (sea)  :: Azovské moře {n}
Sea of Japan {prop} (Asian sea)  :: Japonské moře {n}
Sea of Okhotsk {prop} (sea)  :: Ochotské moře {n}
sea-parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
seaplane {n} (an aircraft)  :: hydroplán {m}
search {n} (an attempt to find something)  :: hledání {n}
search {v} ((followed by "for") to look thoroughly)  :: hledat
search {v} (to look throughout (a place) for something)  :: hledat {impf}
search engine {n} (application that searches for data)  :: vyhledávač {m}
seashell {n} (shell)  :: schránka {f}
seashore {n} (foreshore) SEE: foreshore  ::
seasickness {n} (a feeling of nausea caused by the motion of a ship)  :: mořská nemoc {f}
sea-sickness {n} (seasickness) SEE: seasickness  ::
seaside {adj} (related to a seaside)  :: přímořský
season {n} (a group of episodes)  :: sezóna {f}
season {n} (part of year with something special)  :: období {n}, sezóna {f}
season {n} (quarter of a year)  :: roční období {n}
season {v} (to flavour food)  :: okořenit
seat {n} (place in which to sit)  :: místo
seat belt {n} (restraining belt)  :: bezpečnostní pás {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}
secant {n} (in geometry)  :: sečna {f}
secant {n} (in trigonometry)  :: sekans {m}
secateurs {n} (pruning shears) SEE: pruning shears  ::
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} (attendant of a duel or boxing match standing in for a contestant)  :: sekundant {m}
second {n} (manufactured item that fails to meet quality control standards)  :: druhá jakost {f}, druhák {m}
second {n} (short, indeterminate amount of time)  :: okamžik {m}, chvilka {f}, vteřina {f}, sekunda {f}
second {n} (SI unit of time)  :: vteřina {f}, sekunda {f}
second {n} (unit of angular measure)  :: vteřina, úhlová vteřina {f}
secondary market {n} (part of financial market)  :: sekundární trh {m}
secondary smoking {n} (passive smoking) SEE: passive smoking  ::
Second French Empire {prop} (empire ruled by Napoleon III)  :: Druhé Francouzské císařství {n}
second-half {n} (second half) SEE: second half  ::
second hand {adj} (secondhand) SEE: secondhand  ::
second-hand smoke {n} (smoke from cigarettes, that any person including non-smokers could breathe in)  :: pasivní kouření {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 World War {prop} (World War II) SEE: World War II  ::
secrecy {n} (concealment)  :: utajení {n}
secret {adj} (being or kept hidden.)  :: tajný {m}
secret {n} (knowledge that is hidden)  :: tajemství {n}
secret admirer {n} (romantic admirer)  :: tajný ctitel {m}
secretary {n} (head of a department of government)  :: ministr {m}
secretary {n} (leading or managerial position in certain organizations)  :: tajemník {m}
secretary {n} (person keeping records and handling clerical work)  :: sekretář {m}, sekretářka {f}
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} (image that shows an object as if cut along a plane) SEE: cross-section  ::
section {n} (part of a document)  :: oddíl {m}; paragraf {m} [law]
sector {n} (fixed-sized unit of sequential data storage)  :: sektor {m}
sector {n} (part of circle)  :: výseč {f}
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} (finance: proof of ownership)  :: cenný papír {m}
security {n} (finance: property temporarily relinquished)  :: zástava {f}, záruka {f}
security {n} (organization or department responsible for providing security)  :: ostraha {f}
Security Council {prop} (UN Security Council) SEE: UN Security Council  ::
security hole {n} (security vulnerability in a software system)  :: bezpečnostní díra {f}
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}
seductress {n} (woman who seduces)  :: svůdkyně {f}
see {v} (perceive with the eyes)  :: vidět
seed {n} (fertilized grain)  :: semeno {n}
seed grain {n} (seed corn) SEE: seed corn  ::
seeing-eye dog {n} (seeing-eye dog) SEE: guide dog  ::
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)  :: zdát se
seeming {adj} (apparent)  :: zdánlivý {m}
seemingly {adv} (apparently) SEE: apparently  ::
see off {v} (to defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
seepage {n} (process)  :: průsak
seer {n} (someone who foretells the future)  :: jasnovidec, prorok
seesaw {n} (structure)  :: houpačka {f}
see the light {v}  :: docvaknout
see-through {adj} (translucent) SEE: translucent  ::
see-through {adj} (transparent) SEE: transparent  ::
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} (circular segment) SEE: circular segment  ::
segment {n} (line segment) SEE: line segment  ::
Seine {prop} (river of northern France)  :: Seina {f}
seismologic {adj} (relating to the field of seismology) SEE: seismological  ::
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 {m}
Selena {prop} (female given name)  :: Selena {f}
Selenite {n} (inhabitant of the Moon) SEE: Lunarian  ::
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-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)  :: sebeůcta {f}, hrdost {f}
self-evident {adj} (obviously true)  :: samozřejmý
self-fulfilling {adj} (describing a prediction that causes itself to occur as predicted)  :: sebenaplňující
selfie {n} (photographic self-portrait)  :: selfíčko
self-image {n} (way a person views themself)  :: sebeobraz {m}
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}
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 pollination {n} (self pollination) SEE: self-pollination  ::
self-portrait {n} (portrait of the painter who painted it)  :: autoportrét {m}
self-preservation {n} (self-preservation)  :: sebezáchova {f}
self-proclaimed {adj} (indicating a claim made by the person who benefits)  :: 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} (loud or silent talk to oneself)  :: samomluva {f}
self-taught {adj} (educated by oneself) SEE: self-educated  ::
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}
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} (computing term)  :: semafor {m}
semaphore {n} (visual signaling system)  :: semafor {m}
semen {n} (male reproductory fluid)  :: semeno {n}, ejakulát {m}, sperma {n}
semester {n} (half of school year)  :: semestr {m}, pololetí {n}, půlrok {m}
semiacetal {n} (hemiacetal) SEE: hemiacetal  ::
semicolon {n} (punctuation mark ';')  :: středník {m}
semiconductor {n} (substance with electrical properties)  :: polovodič {m}
semifinal {n} (competition)  :: semifinále {n}
semigroud {n} (semiheap) SEE: semiheap  ::
seminar {n} (class held for advanced studies)  :: seminář {m}
seminary {n} (theological school)  :: seminář {m}
seminude {adj} (half-naked) SEE: half-naked  ::
semi-nude {adj} (seminude) SEE: seminude  ::
semi-official {adj} (having some degree of official authority)  :: polooficiální
semiotics {n} (study of signs)  :: sémiotika {f}
semiprofessional {adj} (semiprofessional) SEE: semi-professional  ::
Semite {n} (descendant of any of these peoples)  :: Semita {m}
Semitic {adj} (pertaining to the Semitic subdivision of Afro-Asiatic languages)  :: semitský
Semitics {n} (study of Semitic languages, cultures and peoples)  :: semitologie {f}
semitone {n} (interval between adjacent keys)  :: půltón {m}
semi-trailer {n} (tractor-trailer or big rig)  :: kamion {m}
semi-trailer {n} (trailer without a front axle and with wheels only at the trailing end)  :: návěs {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}
Sendai {prop} (a city of Japan)  :: Sendai {n}
sender {n} (someone who sends)  :: odesílatel {m}
Senegal {prop} (Republic of Senegal)  :: Senegal {m}
senile {adj} (exhibiting the deterioration in mind)  :: senilní
sensation {n} (widespread excitement)  :: senzace {f}
sensationalist {adj} (characterized by sensationalism)  :: senzacechtivý {m}
sense {n} (conscious awareness)  :: smysl {m}
sense {n} (meaning or reason)  :: smysl {m}, význam {m}
sense {n} (method to gather data)  :: smysl {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}
sensitive {adj} (of an instrument)  :: citlivý {m}
sensitive {adj} (of a person, easily offended)  :: citlivý {m}, senzitivní {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 {m}
sensualism {n} (doctrine: gratification is highest good)  :: senzualismus {m}
sensuality {n} (state of being sensual, sensuous or sexy)  :: smyslnost {f}
sentence {n} (decision of a jury)  :: rozsudek {m}
sentence {n} (grammatically complete series of words consisting of a subject and predicate)  :: věta {f}, sentence {f}
sentence {n} (judicial order for punishment, conviction)  :: odsouzení {n}
sentence {n} (logic: formula with no free variables)  :: sentence {f}
sentence {n} (punishment imposed on a person convicted of a crime)  :: rozsudek {m}, trest {m}
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}
separate {adj} (followed by "from": not together with)  :: samostatný, separátní, oddělený
separate {v} (disunite something from one thing)  :: 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}
Sephardi {n} (Sephardi)  :: sefardský žid {m}, Sefarďan
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 pathogenic organisms in the bloodstream, characterised by chills and fever)  :: sepse {f}
septic tank {n} (slang: Yank) SEE: Yank  ::
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}
sequence {n} (in mathematics, an ordered list of objects)  :: posloupnost {f}
sequence {n} (set of things in a set order)  :: řada {f}, sled {m}, sekvence {f}
sequent {adj} (that comes after) SEE: subsequent  ::
sequent {adj} (that follows on) SEE: consequent  ::
sequester {v} (to separate from all external influence)  :: oddělit
sequoia {n} (tree)  :: sekvoj {f}
seraph {n} (highest order of angels)  :: seraf {m}, serafín {m}
Serb {n} (person of Serb descent)  :: 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 {adj} (pertaining to Serbia and Serbians)  :: srbský {m}
Serbian {n} (person from Serbia; see also Serb#Translations, see also: Serb)  :: Srb {m}, Srbka {f}
Serbian {n} (Serb) SEE: Serb  ::
Serbian {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian)  :: srbština {f}
Serbo-Croatian {adj} (pertaining to the Serbo-Croatian language)  :: srbochorvatský
Serbo-Croatian {prop} (South Slavic language)  :: srbochorvatština {f}
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  ::
series {n} (a number of things that follow on one after the other)  :: řada {f}
series {n} (in analysis: sum of the terms of a sequence)  :: řada {f}
series {n} (television or radio program)  :: seriál {m}
series circuit {n} (electric circuit)  :: sériový obvod {m}
serigraphy {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing  ::
serine {n} (nonessential amino acid; CH2OH.CH(NH2)COOH)  :: serin {m}
serious {adj} (important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play)  :: vážný
serious {adj} (really intending what is said; being in earnest)  :: vážný
serious {adj} (without humor or expression of happiness)  :: vážný {m}
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} (blood test to detect the presence of antibodies)  :: sérologie {f}
serology {n} (science that studies the reaction between antigens and antibodies in serum)  :: sérologie {f}
serotonin {n} (the compound 5-hydroxytryptamine)  :: serotonin {m}
serpent {n} (snake)  :: had {m}
Serpentarius {prop} (Ophiuchus) SEE: Ophiuchus  ::
serrate {adj} (having a row of sharp or tooth-like projections)  :: zubatý
serrate {adj} (saw-like)  :: zubatý
serrated {adj} (Having a row of sharp or tooth-like projections)  :: zubatý
serrated {adj} (saw-like)  :: zubatý
serum {n} (blood serum containing antibodies) SEE: antiserum  ::
serum {n} (yellowish fluid obtained from blood)  :: sérum {n}
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 {n} (AUS: portion of food) SEE: serving  ::
serve {v} (sports: to lead off with first delivery (of the ball))  :: podat
serve {v} (to bring food to)  :: podávat, servírovat
serve {v} (to work for)  :: sloužit
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  ::
service {n} (computing: function provided by one program or machine for another)  :: služba {f}
service {n} (economics: work performed)  :: práce {f}, služba {f}
service {n} (religious rite or ritual)  :: bohoslužba {f}
service {n} (sports: act of initially serving the ball)  :: podání {n}
service station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
serviette {n} (napkin) SEE: napkin  ::
serving {n} (portion of food)  :: porce {f}
sessile oak {n} (deciduous tree)  :: dub zimní {m}
session {n} (meeting of a body to conduct business)  :: zasedání {n}
session {n} (period devoted to a particular activity)  :: sezení {n}
sesterce {n} (sestertius) SEE: sestertius  ::
set {n} (badger’s home) SEE: sett  ::
set {n} (collection of various objects for a particular purpose, such as a set of tools)  :: sada {f}
set {n} (matching collection of similar things, such as a set of tables)  :: sada {f}, skupina {f}
set {n} (object made up several parts, such as a set of steps)  :: sada, série
set {n} (plural: set theory) SEE: set theory  ::
set {n} (set theory: collection of objects)  :: množina {f}
set {v} (of a heavenly body: to disappear below the horizon)  :: zapadnout
set {v} (to adjust)  :: nastavit
set {v} (to sit) SEE: sit  ::
seta {n}  :: štětina {f}
set list {n} (setlist) SEE: setlist  ::
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
Setswana {prop} (Tswana) SEE: Tswana  ::
set-theoretic difference {n} (set-theoretic difference) SEE: relative complement  ::
set theory {n} (mathematical theory of sets)  :: teorie množin {f}
setting {n} (jewelry)  :: lůžko {n}
setting {n} (placement of a control)  :: nastavení {n}
settle {v} (to adjust, as something in discussion; to make up; to compose; to pacify)  :: urovnat
settle {v} (to fix one's residence)  :: usadit se
settlement {n} (A colony that is newly established; a place or region newly settled)  :: 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 arrange for an outcome)  :: zmanipulovat
set up {v} (to cause to happen)  :: způsobit, vyvolat
set up {v} (to gel or harden)  :: zatuhnout
set up {v} (to ready something for use)  :: připravit
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
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
several {determiner} (consisting of a number more than two, but not very many)  :: několik
severance {n} (severance payment) SEE: severance pay  ::
severance payment {n} (money paid to employee in case of layoff) SEE: severance pay  ::
severity {n} (degree of something undesirable; badness)  :: závažnost {f}
sew {v} ((intransitive) use a needle)  :: šít
sew {v} ((transitive) use a needle)  :: šít
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 {n} (a person who is between the ages of 60 and 69)  :: šedesátník {m}
sex gland {n} (gland in which sex cells are produced) SEE: gonad  ::
sexism {n} (gender discrimination or dislike)  :: sexismus {m}
sexology {n} (The study of sex and sexuality)  :: sexuologie {f}
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 sexuality)  :: pohlavní, sexuální
sexual {adj} (of or relating to the sex of an organism)  :: pohlavní, sexuální
sexual act {n} (sex act) SEE: sex act  ::
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual interaction)  :: pohlavní styk {m}, soulož {f}
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}
Shaanxi {prop} (province of China)  :: Šen-si
shackle {n} (stubble) SEE: stubble  ::
shadbush {n} (serviceberry) SEE: serviceberry  ::
shade {n} (darkness where light is blocked)  :: stín {m}
shade {n} (subtle variation in a concept)  :: odstín {m}
shade {n} (variety of color)  :: odstín {m}
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-box {n} (diorama) SEE: diorama  ::
shadowbox {n} (diorama) SEE: diorama  ::
shadow-box {v} (shadowbox) SEE: shadowbox  ::
shadow minister {n} (member of an opposition party, with responsibility for a particular portfolio)  :: stínový ministr {m}
shaft {n} (any long, thin object)  :: hřídel {f}
shaft {n} (beam or ray of light)  :: paprsek {m}
shaft {n} (long narrow body of spear or arrow)  :: násada {f}, dřík {m}
shaft {n} (long passage sunk into the earth)  :: šachta {f}
shaft {n} (the shaft of the penis)  :: dřík {m}
shaft {n} (ventilation or heating conduit)  :: šachta {f}
shaft {n} (vertical passage housing a lift)  :: šachta {f}
shaggy {adj} (rough with long or thick hair, fur or wool; unshaven, ungroomed, or unbrushed)  :: huňatý
shah {n} (king of Persia)  :: šach {m}, šáh {m}
shaheed {n} (martyr) SEE: martyr  ::
shake {n} (beverage made of ice cream and carbonated drink) SEE: float  ::
shake {v} (intransitive: to move from side to side)  :: třást
shake {v} (intransitive: to shake hands)  :: potřást si rukama
shake a leg {v} (get busy; get going; be productive)  :: pohnout kostrou
shallot {n} (vegetable in the onion family)  :: šalotka {f}
shallow {adj} (concerned mainly with superficial matters)  :: povrchní
shallow {adj} (extending not far downward)  :: mělký
shallow {adj} (having little depth and significantly less deep than wide)  :: mělký
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}
shame {n} (something to regret)  :: škoda {f} (pity), ostuda {f}
shame {n} (uncomfortable or painful feeling)  :: stud {m}
shame {v} (to cause to feel shame)  :: stydět se
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)  :: Šanghaj {m}
shank {n} (lower part of the leg)  :: bérec {m}
Shanxi {prop} (province of China)  :: Šan-si
shaowei {n} (siu mei) SEE: siu mei  ::
shape {n} (appearance or outline)  :: tvar {m}
shape {n} (condition of personal health, especially muscular health)  :: forma {f}
shape {n} (figure)  :: tvar {m}
shape {n} (status or condition)  :: stav {m}, forma {f}
shape {v} (to give something a shape)  :: utvářet, formovat, tvarovat
shaped {adj} (Hyponyms) SEE: -shaped  ::
shapely {adj} (having a pleasing shape)  :: úhledný
Shapley value {n} (payoff of a player)  :: Shapleyho hodnota {f}
sharaga {n} (sharashka) SEE: sharashka  ::
sharbat {n} (sherbet) SEE: sherbet  ::
shard {n} (piece)  :: střep {m}
share {n} (financial instrument)  :: akcie {f}
share {n} (plowshare) SEE: plowshare  ::
share {n} (portion of something)  :: podíl {m}, poměrná část {f}
share {v} (to divide and distribute)  :: sdílet
share {v} (to give)  :: sdílet, podělit se
share {v} (to have in common)  :: sdílet
shared {adj} (used multiply)  :: sdílený
shareholder {n} (one who owns shares of stock)  :: akcionář {m}
shari'a {n} (Islamic religious law)  :: šaría {f}
shark {n} (scaleless cartilaginous fish)  :: žralok {m}
sharp {adj} (able to cut easily)  :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (exact, precise, accurate, keen)  :: přesný
sharp {adj} (having an intense, acrid flavour)  :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (intelligent)  :: bystrý
sharp {adj} (intense and sudden (of pain))  :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (observant, alert, acute)  :: bystrý
sharp {adj} (of a note, played a semitone higher than usual)  :: s křížkem, -is
sharp {adj} (offensive, critical, or acrimonious)  :: ostrý
sharp {adj} (pointed, able to pierce easily)  :: ostrý
sharp {adv} (exactly)  :: přesně
sharp {n} (note that is sharp in a particular key)  :: -is
sharp {n} (sign for a sharp note on the staff)  :: křížek
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 {m}
shaver {n} (barber) SEE: barber  ::
shaver {n} (boy) SEE: boy  ::
shaver {n} (electric razor)  :: holicí strojek {m}
shaver {n} (pillager) SEE: pillager  ::
shaver {n} (sharper) SEE: sharper  ::
shaw {n} (thicket) SEE: thicket  ::
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}
sheaf {n} (sheave) SEE: sheave  ::
shear {v} (to cut)  :: stříhat, ostříhat, ustřihnout
sheath {n} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
sheath {n} (scabbard)  :: pochva {f}
she-bear {n} (a female bear)  :: medvědice {f}
sheep {n} (animal)  :: ovce {f}
sheepherder {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd  ::
sheet {n} (bedsheet) SEE: bedsheet  ::
sheet {n} (expanse of material on the ground)  :: plát {m}, tabule {f}
sheet {n} (sheet of material)  :: plát {m}, tabule {f}
sheet {n} (sheet of paper)  :: list {m}, arch {m}
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}
shekel {n} (sheqel) SEE: sheqel  ::
shelf {n} (structure)  :: police {f}
shell {n} (any hollow structure; framework, or exterior structure)  :: kostra {f}
shell {n} (cartridge of a breechloading firearm)  :: patrona {f}
shell {n} (casing of an artillery projectile)  :: nábojnice {f}
shell {n} (chemistry: set of atomic orbitals that have the same principal quantum number)  :: slupka {f}
shell {n} (covering of a nut)  :: skořápka {f}
shell {n} (emaciated person)  :: kostra {f}, stín {m}
shell {n} (engraved copper roller used in print works)  :: hlubotiskový válec {m}
shell {n} (entomology: exoskeleton of certain insects)  :: krovka {f}
shell {n} (hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of many invertebrates)  :: ulita {f} (of molluscs), krunýř {m} (of crustaceans)
shell {n} (hard covering of an egg)  :: skořápka {f}
shell {n} (hollow usually spherical or cylindrical projectile fired from a mortar or a cannon)  :: šrapnel {m}
shell {n} (husks of cacao seeds)  :: slupka {f}
shell {n} (music: body of a drum)  :: rezonátor {m}
shell {n} (nautical: outer covering of the hull)  :: opláštění {n}
shell {n} (overlapping hard plates comprising the armor covering armadillo's body)  :: krunýř {m}
shell {n} (pod)  :: lusk {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
Shem {prop} (son of Noah)  :: Šém {m}
shenanigan {n} (shenanigans) SEE: shenanigans  ::
Shenzhen {prop} (a city in China)  :: Šen-čen {m}
shepherd {n} (a person who tends sheep)  :: pastýř {m}, pasák {m}
sheqel {n} (currency unit in Israel)  :: šekel {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} (glass of sherry)  :: šery, sherry
sherry {n} (variety of sherry)  :: šery, sherry
she-tiger {n} (tigress) SEE: tigress  ::
Shetland {prop} (Shetland Islands) SEE: Shetland Islands  ::
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}
shield {n} (anything that protects or defends)  :: štít {m}, kryt
shield {n} (armor)  :: štít {m}
shield {n} (figuratively, one who protects or defends)  :: štít {m}
shield {v} (to protect, to defend)  :: chránit
shift {n} (act of shifting)  :: posun {m}, posuv {m}
shift {n} (change of workers)  :: směna {f}
shift {n} (type of women's undergarment) SEE: slip  ::
Shiga {prop} (Shiga, Japan)  :: Šiga {f}
Shiite {n} (Shi'a) SEE: Shi'a  ::
shiksa {n} (non-Jewish girl)  :: šiksa {f}
Shimane {prop} (Shimane, Japan)  :: Šimane
Shimla {prop} (capital of Himachal Pradesh, India)  :: Šimla {f}
Shimon {prop} (male given name) SEE: Simeon  ::
Shimshon {prop} (given name) SEE: Samson  ::
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 {n} (shoeshine) SEE: shoeshine  ::
shine {n} (slang: moonshine) SEE: moonshine  ::
shine {n} (sunshine) SEE: sunshine  ::
shine {v} (to emit light)  :: svítit
shiner {n} (black eye) SEE: black eye  ::
shingle {n} (small, smooth pebbles)  :: oblázky {m-p}
shingle {n} (small, thin piece of building material)  :: šindel {m}
shingles {n} (herpes zoster)  :: pásový opar {m}
shinkansen {n} (bullet train) SEE: bullet train  ::
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} (a 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}
shipwreck {n} (An event where a ship sinks or runs aground.)  :: ztroskotání {n}
shipwreck {n} (A ship that has sunk or run aground so that it is no longer seaworthy.)  :: vrak {m}
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}
shit {interj} (expression of worry, failure)  :: kurva, do prdele
shit {n} (definite plural: diarrhea)  :: sračka {f}
shit {n} (nasty, despicable person)  :: sráč {m}
shit {n} (nonsense, bullshit)  :: kravina {f}, pičovina {f}
shit {n} (not anything, nothing)  :: hovno {n}
shit {n} (rubbish)  :: hovno {n}, sračka {f}
shit {n} (solid excretory product evacuated from the bowel)  :: hovno {n}
shit {v} (to defecate)  :: srát
shit {v} (vulgar: to excrete (something) through the anus)  :: srát
shit ass {n} (shitass) SEE: shitass  ::
shit happens {phrase} (expression of acceptance of misfortune) SEE: such is life  ::
shitload {n} (vulgar slang: a large amount)  :: tři prdele {p}
shitly {adv} (Terribly)  :: špatně
shit oneself {v} (vulgar slang: soil oneself)  :: posrat se
shitter {n} (anus (vulgar)) SEE: ass  ::
shive {n} (shiva) SEE: shiva  ::
Shlomo {prop} (given name) SEE: Solomon  ::
Shoah {prop} (the systematic mass murder of 6 million Jews) SEE: Holocaust  ::
shoal {n} (group of fish)  :: hejno {n}
shoal {n} (sandbank)  :: mělčina {f}
shock {n} (arrangement of sheaves for drying) SEE: stook  ::
shock {n} (life-threatening medical emergency)  :: šok {m}
shock {n} (sudden, heavy impact)  :: náraz, šok
shoe {n} (piece of metal designed to be attached to a horse’s foot) SEE: horseshoe  ::
shoe {n} (protective covering for the foot)  :: bota {f}
shoeblack {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
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}
shoeshine boy {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoeshine girl {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoetree {n} (device to preserve the shape of a shoe) SEE: shoe tree  ::
shogi {n} (variant of chess)  :: šógi
shogun {n} (shogun)  :: šógun {m}
shoo {v} (usher) SEE: usher  ::
shoot {n} (emerging stem and embryonic leaves of a new plant)  :: výhonek {m}
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
shooting {n} (instance of shooting)  :: střelba {f}
shooting star {n} (meteor)  :: padající hvězda {f}
shoot the shit {v} (chat casually) SEE: shoot the breeze  ::
shop {n} (establishment that sells goods)  :: obchod {m}, prodejna {f}
shop {v} (to digitally edit a picture or photograph) SEE: photoshop  ::
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}
shore {n} (land adjoining a large body of water)  :: břeh {m}
shore {v} (support) SEE: shore up  ::
shore bird {n} (shorebird) SEE: shorebird  ::
shore pine {n} (lodgepole pine) SEE: lodgepole pine  ::
short {adj} (constituting an abbreviation (for))  :: zkrácený
short {adj} (having a small distance between ends or edges)  :: krátký
short {adj} (having little duration)  :: krátký
short {adj} (of a person, of comparatively little height)  :: malý
short {n} (a short circuit)  :: zkrat {m}
short {v} (intransitive: to short circuit)  :: zkratovat se
short {v} (shortchange) SEE: shortchange  ::
short {v} (transitive: to cause a short circuit)  :: zkratovat
short circuit {n} (unintentional connection)  :: zkrat {m}
shortcoming {n} (deficiency)  :: nedostatek {m}
shortcut {n} (keyboard shortcut) SEE: keyboard shortcut  ::
shortcut {n} (path)  :: zkratka {f}
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} (pants worn primarily in the summer that do not go lower than the knees)  :: šortky {f-p}
shorts {n} (plural of short) SEE: short  ::
short-sighted {adj} (myopic) SEE: myopic  ::
shortstop {n} (baseball position)  :: spojka
short story {n} (work of fiction)  :: povídka {f}, novela {f}
short-term {adj} (of the near or immediate future)  :: krátkodobý {m}
shot {n} (heavy iron ball used for the shot put)  :: koule {f}
shot {n} (result of launching a projectile)  :: výstřel {m}
Shota {prop} (male given name)  :: Šota
shotgun {n} (gun)  :: brokovnice {f}
shot put {n} (athletics event)  :: vrh koulí {m}
should {v} (expressing obligation)  :: měl by
shoulder {n} (joint between arm and torso)  :: rameno {n}
shoulder blade {n} (bone)  :: lopatka {f}
shoulder joint {n} (glenohumeral joint) SEE: glenohumeral joint  ::
shoulder pole {n} (carrying pole) SEE: carrying pole  ::
shout {n} (a loud burst of voice)  :: křik, výkřik, volání, pokřik
shout {v} (to utter a sudden and loud outcry)  :: křičet
shovel {n} (spade) SEE: spade  ::
shovel {n} (tool for moving portions of material)  :: lopata {f}
show {n} (broadcast program(me))  :: pořad {m}
show {n} (demonstration)  :: ukázka {f}, předvedení {n}
show {n} (entertainment)  :: podívaná {f}
show {n} (exhibition)  :: přehlídka {f}, výstava {f}
show {v} (to display)  :: ukazovat {impf}, ukázat {pf}
show {v} (to indicate (a fact) to be true)  :: ukázat
showbusiness {n} (The entertainment industry.)  :: showbyznys {m}
shower {n} (baby shower) SEE: baby shower  ::
shower {n} (bridal shower) SEE: bridal shower  ::
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}
showman {n} (person who produces or presents shows as a profession) SEE: impresario  ::
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
shrapnel {n} (loose change) SEE: loose change  ::
shred {n} (fragment; piece; particle)  :: kus
shred {n} (strip)  :: útržek, cár
shred {v} (to cut or tear into narrow pieces or strips)  :: trhat
shredder {n} (machine that tears up objects into smaller pieces)  :: skartovačka {f}, skartovač {m}
shrew {n} (mouselike animal)  :: rejsek {m}
shrew {n} (woman)  :: rachomejtle
shrewd {adj} (artful, tricky or cunning)  :: mazaný {m}, vychytralý {m}
shrewd {adj} (showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters)  :: bystrý {m}, chytrý {m}
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}
shrine {v} (enshrine) SEE: enshrine  ::
shrive {v} (confess) SEE: confess  ::
shrivel {v} (become wrinkled)  :: svraštit se {pf}
shrivel {v} (collapse inward)  :: scvrknout se {pf}, zhroutit se
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} (moment of almost pleasurable fear; a frisson)  :: zachvění {n} se
shudder {n} (shivering tremor)  :: třesot {m}
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  ::
shunt {v} (to move a train or carriages)  :: posunovat
shunter {n} (a person who carries out shunting operations)  :: posunovač {m}
shunter {n} (a railway locomotive used for shunting)  :: posunovací lokomotiva {f}
shunting {n} (the manipulation of railway rolling stock)  :: posun {m}
shut {v} (to close)  :: zavřít {pf}
shutter {n} (part of a camera)  :: závěrka {f}
shut up {v} (imperative: "Shut up!")  :: mlč, mlčte, drž hubu [impolite], držte hubu [impolite]
shut up {v} (intransitive: to stop talking or making noise)  :: držet hubu
shvitz {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
shy {adj} (cautious)  :: opatrný {m}
shy {adj} (easily frightened)  :: plachý {m}
shy {adj} (reserved)  :: odměřený {m}
shy {adj} (short, less than)  :: těsně před
shy {v} (to avoid due to timidness or caution) SEE: shy away  ::
shy {v} (to fling)  :: hodit sebou, mrštit sebou, praštit sebou
shy {v} (to jump back in fear)  :: uskočit
shylock {n} (loan shark) SEE: loan shark  ::
shyness {n} (quality of being shy)  :: plachost {f}, stydlivost {f}
Siamese cat {n} (mammal)  :: siamská kočka {f}
sib {n} (kindred) SEE: kindred  ::
sib {n} (kinsman) SEE: kinsman  ::
sib {n} (sibling) SEE: sibling  ::
Siberia {prop} (region of Russia)  :: Sibiř {f}
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}
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 {n} (chess opening) SEE: Sicilian Defence  ::
Sicilian {prop} (language)  :: sicilština {f}
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  ::
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 fakes sickness to avoid work)  :: simulant {m}
side {n} (bounding straight edge of an object)  :: strana
side {n} (left or right half)  :: strana
side {n} (side dish) SEE: side dish  ::
side {n} (surface of a sheet of paper)  :: strana
side {n} (television channel) SEE: channel  ::
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}
sidedish {n} (side dish) SEE: side dish  ::
side effect {n} (computing: a state change caused by a function call)  :: vedlejší účinek {m}
side effect {n} (unintended consequence of any action)  :: 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
side order {n} (accompaniment to main course) SEE: side dish  ::
sideproduct {n} (byproduct) SEE: byproduct  ::
sidereal {adj} (relating to a measurement of time relative to the position of the stars)  :: siderický
side-straddle hop {n} (jumping jack) SEE: jumping jack  ::
side-striped jackal {n} (side-striped jackal)  :: šakal pruhovaný
sidewalk {n} (paved footpath)  :: chodník {m}
sidewards {adj} (sideward) SEE: sideward  ::
sidewards {adv} (sideward) SEE: sideward  ::
Sidon {prop} (city state of Phoenicia)  :: Sidón
siege {n} (military blockade of settlement)  :: obležení {n}
siege {v} (to assault with the intent of conquering by force or attrition)  :: obléhat
Sierra Leone {prop} (Republic of Sierra Leone)  :: Sierra Leone {f}
sieve {n} (device to separate larger 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
sigh {n} (act of sighing)  :: vzdech {m}
sigh {v} (to inhale a larger quantity of air than usual, and immediately expel it)  :: vzdychat
sigh {v} (to lament; to grieve)  :: vzdychat
sigh {v} (to make a sound like sighing)  :: vzdychat
sight {n} (eyesight) SEE: eyesight  ::
sight {n} (something seen)  :: pohled {m}
sight {n} (something worth seeing)  :: pamětihodnost {f}, podívaná {f}
sight {v} (get sight of)  :: spatřit, zahlédnout
sigma {n} (letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: sigma {n}
sigmoid colon {n} (part of colon)  :: esovitý tračník {m}
sign {n} (astrological sign)  :: znamení {n}
sign {n} (flat object bearing a message)  :: cedule {f}
sign {n} (linguistic unit in sign language)  :: znak {m}
sign {n} (meaningful gesture)  :: znamení, pokyn
sign {n} (omen)  :: znamení {n}
sign {n} (positive or negative polarity)  :: znaménko {n}
sign {n} (traffic sign)  :: značka {f}
sign {n} (visible indication)  :: znamení {n}
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} (device to give indication)  :: signál {m}
signal {n} (indication)  :: znamení {n}, 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} (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}
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 film {n} (film without sound)  :: němý film {m}
silently {adv} (in a silent manner; making no noise)  :: tiše, neslyšně
silent miscarriage {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
Silesia {prop} (region)  :: Slezsko {n}
Silesian {adj} (of or pertaining to Silesia)  :: slezský
Silesian {n} (inhabitant of Silesia)  :: Slezan {m}, Slezanka {f}
Silesian {n} (Slavic language)  :: slezština {f}
Silesian German {prop} (West Germanic language)  :: Slezská němčina
silhouette {n} (representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color)  :: silueta {f}
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} (fabric)  :: hedvábí {n}
silk {n} (fiber)  :: hedvábí {n}
silken {adj} (made of silk)  :: hedvábný {m}
silk-screen printing {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing  ::
silkworm {n} (caterpillar)  :: bourec morušový {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
silo {n} (vertical building for storing grain)  :: silo {n}
silver {adj} (having a color/colour like silver)  :: stříbrný, stříbřitý
silver {adj} (made from silver)  :: stříbrný {m}
silver {n} (color/colour)  :: stříbrná
silver {n} (metal)  :: stříbro {n}
silver ball {n} (pinball) SEE: pinball  ::
silver fir {n} (Abies alba)  :: jedle bělokorá
silverfish {n} (type of bristletail)  :: rybenka {f}
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)  :: podobnost {f}
similarly {adv} (in a similar style or manner)  :: podobně
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} (process of simulating)  :: simulace {f}
simulation {n} (something which simulates)  :: simulace {f}
simulator {n} (machine or system)  :: trenažér {m}, simulátor {m}
simultaneous {adj} (at the same time)  :: současný
simultaneous {n} (simultaneous interpretation) SEE: simultaneous interpretation  ::
simultaneous interpreting {n} (simultaneous interpretation) SEE: simultaneous interpretation  ::
simultaneously {adv} (occurring at the same time)  :: zároveň
sin {n} (misdeed)  :: hřích {m}
sin {n} (violation of religious law)  :: hřích {m}
sin {v} (to commit a sin)  :: hřešit {impf}, zhřešit {pf}
since {conj} (because)  :: protože, jelikož
since {conj} (from the time that)  :: od té doby
since {prep} (from (time))  :: od, od té doby
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} (tendon) SEE: tendon  ::
sinful {adj} (evil) SEE: evil  ::
sinful {adj} (morally wrong)  :: hříšný
sinful {adj} (of or relating to 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}, 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-way ticket) SEE: one-way ticket  ::
single {v} (farming: to thin out) SEE: thin out  ::
single celled {adj} (consisting of one cell) SEE: unicellular  ::
singlet {n} (a sleeveless shirt)  :: tílko {n}
single ticket {n} (one-way ticket) SEE: one-way ticket  ::
single-word {adj} (consisting of 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 {prop} (Sinhalese) SEE: Sinhalese  ::
sinister {adj} (evil)  :: zlý, hrozivý
sinister {adj} (of the left)  :: levý
sinister {adj} (ominous)  :: zlověstný {m}
sink {n} (basin)  :: dřez {m}
sink {n} (sinkhole) SEE: sinkhole  ::
sink {v} (cause (ship, etc) to sink)  :: potopit
sink {v} (descend into liquid, etc)  :: potopit se
sinker {n} (sinker nail) SEE: sinker nail  ::
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  ::
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Japanese) SEE: Sino-Japanese  ::
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Korean) SEE: Sino-Korean  ::
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Vietnamese) SEE: Sino-Vietnamese  ::
sinusitis {n} (inflammation)  :: zánět dutin {m}, sinusitida {f}
sinusoid {adj} (sinusoidal) SEE: sinusoidal  ::
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}
sirensong {n} (siren song) SEE: siren song  ::
Sirius {prop}  :: Sirius
sirup {n} (syrup) SEE: syrup  ::
siskin {n} (small European finch) SEE: Eurasian siskin  ::
sissy {n} (sister) SEE: sis  ::
sister {n} (a nun; a female member of a religious community)  :: sestra {f}
sister {n} (senior nurse)  :: sestra {f}
sister {n} (woman or girl having the same parents)  :: sestra {f}
sister-in-law {n} (brother's wife)  :: švagrová {f}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's brother's wife)  :: švagrová {f}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's sister)  :: švagrová {f}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's brother's wife)  :: švagrová {f}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's sister)  :: švagrová {f}
Sisyphus {prop} (figure)  :: Sisyfos {m}
sit {v} (move oneself into such a position)  :: sednout
sit {v} (of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported)  :: sedět {impf}
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}
sit on it {v} (sit on) SEE: sit on  ::
sitting room {n} (living room) SEE: living room  ::
situation {n} (one's status with regard to circumstances)  :: situace
situation {n} (position vis-à-vis surroundings)  :: situace {f}, poloha {f}, místo {n}
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} ((bodybuilding) A highly developed set of abdominal muscles)  :: [slang] pekáč buchet
sixteen {num} (cardinal number 16)  :: šestnáct
sixteenth {num} (the ordinal form of the number sixteen)  :: šestnáctý
sixteenth note {n} (sixteenth note) SEE: semiquaver  ::
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
sizable {adj} (sizeable) SEE: sizeable  ::
size {n} (assize) SEE: assize  ::
size {n} (dimensions or magnitude of a thing)  :: velikost {f}, rozměr {m}
skandha {n} (any of the five aspects constituting the sentient being in Buddhism)  :: skandha
skate {n} (act of skating or ice skating)  :: bruslení {n}
skate {n} (fish of family Rajidae)  :: rejnok
skate {n} (ice skate or roller skate)  :: brusle {f}
skate {n} (runner)  :: brusle {f}
skate {v} (to move along a surface (ice or ground) using skates)  :: bruslit
skateboard {n} (platform on wheels)  :: skateboard {m}
skater {n} (insect) SEE: water strider  ::
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}
skein {n} (winning streak) SEE: winning streak  ::
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 cupboard {n} (a shameful secret)  :: kostlivec ve skříni
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 {n} (lookout) SEE: lookout  ::
sketch {n} (quick freehand drawing)  :: náčrt {m}, skica {f}
sketch {v} (to create a sketch)  :: načrtnout
skew {adj} (neither perpendicular nor parallel)  :: šikmý {m}
skew {v} (to change or alter in a particular direction)  :: zkreslit
skewer {n} (pin used to secure food during cooking)  :: špíz {m}
skewness {n} (measure of the asymmetry)  :: šikmost {f}, koeficient šikmosti {m}
skewness {n} (property of being skew)  :: šikmost {f}
ski {n} (one of a pair of long flat runners designed for gliding over snow)  :: lyže
ski {v} (to move on skis)  :: lyžovat
skiascope {n} (retinoscope) SEE: retinoscope  ::
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}
skilful {adj} (possessing skill, skilled)  :: šikovný
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} (read quickly, skipping some detail)  :: listovat
skim {v} (throw an object so it bounces on water)  :: hodit žabku {impf}
skimp {v} (to make insufficient allowance for; to scant; to scrimp)  :: šetřit, omezovat
skimp {v} (to save; to be parsimonious or stingy)  :: šetřit, škudlit
skimp {v} (to slight; to do carelessly; to scamp)  :: odbýt, odfláknout
skin {n} (outer covering of the body of a person or animal)  :: kůže {f}
skin color {n} (color of human skin)  :: barva pleti {f}
skin mag {n} (skin magazine) SEE: skin magazine  ::
skinny {adj} (thin)  :: hubený {m}
skip {v} (not to attend)  :: vynechat, vypustit {pf}, zasklít {pf}
skip {v} (to leap about lightly)  :: hopsat, hopsat {impf}
skip {v} (to move by hopping on alternate feet)  :: poskakovat {impf}
skip {v} (to omit or disregard intermediate items or stages)  :: přeskočit, vynechat
skipping rope {n} (rope for play or exercise)  :: švihadlo {n}
skip rope {n} (rope used) SEE: skipping rope  ::
skip rope {v} (to jump over a rope) SEE: jump rope  ::
skirmish {n} (brief battle between small groups)  :: půtka {f}
skirt {n} (clothing)  :: sukně {f}
skirt {n} (part of dress)  :: sukně
skirt {n} (slang for woman)  :: ženská {f}
skitrack {n} (ski track) SEE: ski track  ::
skittish {adj} (easily scared)  :: bojácný {m}, bázlivý {m}, lekavý {m}
Skopje {prop} (capital of Macedonia)  :: Skopje {n}
Skopje {prop} (Macedonia) SEE: Macedonia  ::
Skopostheorie {n} (idea that translating and interpreting should take into account function) SEE: Skopos theory  ::
skua {n} (predatory seabird of the family Stercorariidae)  :: chaluha {f}
skulk {v} (to conceal oneself; to hide)  :: potulovat se
skull {n} (cranium)  :: lebka {f}
skullcap {n} (cap that covers from the forehead to just above the back of the neck)  :: kipa {f}
skullduggery {n} (deceptive activities) SEE: skulduggery  ::
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}
slag {n} (the impurities which result and are separated out when melting a metal or refining it from its ore)  :: struska {f}, škvára {f}
slaked lime {n} (calcium hydroxide) SEE: calcium hydroxide  ::
slalomist {n} (slalomer) SEE: slalomer  ::
slam {n} (poetry slam) SEE: poetry slam  ::
slander {n} (false and malicious statement)  :: pomluva {f}
slander {v} (utter a slanderous statement)  :: pomluvit
slang {n} (cant) SEE: cant  ::
slang {n} (jargon) SEE: jargon  ::
slang {n} (slang)  :: slang {m}, hantýrka {f}
slap {n} (A blow.)  :: facka {f}
slap someone five {v} (give someone five) SEE: give someone five  ::
slash {n} (ice hockey: quick and hard lateral strike with a hockey stick)  :: seknutí {n}, sekera {f}
slash {n} (slash fiction) SEE: slash fiction  ::
slash {n} (swift cut with a blade)  :: řez {m}
slash {n} (symbol)  :: lomítko {n}
slash {v} (to cut across something with a knife, sword, etc)  :: říznout
slate {n} (rock)  :: břidlice {f}
slate {n} (sheet of slate for writing on)  :: břidlicová tabulka {f}
slattern {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
slattern {n} (slut) SEE: slut  ::
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 forced to work for another)  :: nevolník {m}, nevolníce {f}
slave {n} (person owned by another)  :: otrok {m}, otrokyně {f}
slave {v} (to work hard)  :: otročit
slave-girl {n} (female slave)  :: otrokyně {f}
slave-girl {n} (sex slave) SEE: sex slave  ::
slavery {n} (condition in which one is captivated or subjugated)  :: otroctví {n}
slavery {n} (condition of servitude endured by a slave)  :: otroctví {n}
slavery {n} (institution or practice of owning human beings)  :: otrokářství {n}
Slavic {adj} (of the Slavs, their culture or languages)  :: slovanský {m}
slavish {adj} (in the manner of a slave)  :: otrocký {m}
slavishly {adv} (in a slavish manner)  :: otrocky
Slavism {n} (a Slavic idiom or phrase)  :: slovenismus {m}, slavismus {m}
Slavistics {n} (Slavic studies) SEE: Slavic studies  ::
Slavo- {prefix} (relating to Slavic race or languages)  :: 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 {n} (state of reduced consciousness)  :: spánek {m}
sleep {n} (substance found in the corner of the eyes / figurative objectification of sleep)  :: ospalky {p}
sleep {v} (to rest in state of reduced consciousness)  :: spát
sleep apnea {n} (brief interruptions of breathing during sleep)  :: spánková apnoe {f}
sleeper {n} (horizontal wooden or concrete structural member supporting railway lines)  :: pražec {m}
sleeper {n} (railroad sleeping car) SEE: sleeping car  ::
sleep in {v} (to sleep late)  :: zaspat
sleeping {adj} (asleep) SEE: asleep  ::
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}
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]
sleep start {n} (hypnic jerk) SEE: hypnic jerk  ::
sleep twitch {n} (hypnic jerk) SEE: hypnic jerk  ::
sleepwalk {v} (somnambulate) SEE: somnambulate  ::
sleepwalker {n} (somnambulist) SEE: somnambulist  ::
sleepy {adj} (feeling the need for sleep)  :: ospalý {m}
sleepy head {n} (a sleepy person) SEE: sleepyhead  ::
sleepyhead {n} (ruddy duck) SEE: ruddy duck  ::
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 {m}, útlý {m}
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]
slicer {n} (slicing cucumber) SEE: slicing cucumber  ::
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 {v} (to move with low friction)  :: klouzat
slide fastener {n} (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener  ::
slide fastener {n} (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener  ::
slide rule {n} (analog calculator)  :: logaritmické pravítko {n}
slight {adj} (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 {n} (act of slipping)  :: prokluz {m}
slip {n} (medicine: return to previous behaviour)  :: relaps
slip {n} (nautical: space for a ship to moor) SEE: berth  ::
slip {v} (to lose one's traction)  :: uklouznout
slip {v} (to worsen)  :: zhoršit
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}
slipper animalcule {n} (paramecium) SEE: paramecium  ::
slippery {adj} (of a surface)  :: kluzký {m}
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)  :: šoupnout se
slivovitz {n} (rakija made of distilled, fermented plum juice)  :: slivovice {f}
slobber {v} (To allow saliva or liquid to run from one's mouth)  :: slintat
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 {prop} (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)  :: lajdák {m}, špindíra {m} {f}
Slovene {adj} (adjective)  :: slovinský {m}
Slovene {n} (a person)  :: Slovinec {m}, Slovinka {f}
Slovene {prop} (the language)  :: slovinština {f}
Slovenia {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Slovinsko {n}
Slovenian {adj} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovenian {n} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovenian {prop} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovincian {prop} (of the Slovincian people and their language)  :: slovinčtina {f}
Slovyansk {prop} (city)  :: Slovjansk, Slavjansk
slow {adj} (not quick in motion)  :: pomalý {m}
slow {adj} (of reduced intellectual capacity)  :: pomalý {m}
slow {adj} (spread over a comparatively long time)  :: pomalý {m}
slowcoach {n} (plodder) SEE: plodder  ::
slow down {v} (to reduce speed)  :: zpomalit
slowly {adv} (At a slow pace)  :: pomalu
slowness {n} (quality of being slow)  :: pomalost {f}
slowworm {n} (Anguis fragilis)  :: slepýš {m}
sluff {n} (slough) SEE: slough  ::
sluff {v} (slough) SEE: slough  ::
slug {n} (gastropod)  :: slimák {m}
slug {n} (lazy person) SEE: sluggard  ::
slug {n} (shot of drink)  :: panák {m}
sluggard {n} (lazy or idle person)  :: lenoch {m}
sluice {n} (passage for water)  :: propust {f}, šlajsna {f} [slang]
slurp {v} (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}
small-eared galago {n} (Otolemur garnettii) SEE: northern greater galago  ::
small intestine {n} (upper part of the intestine)  :: tenké střevo {n}
small potatoes {n} (small fry) SEE: small fry  ::
smallpox {n} (disease)  :: neštovice {f-p}
small talk {n} (idle conversation)  :: tlachání {n}, nezávazná konverzace {f}
small tortoiseshell {n} (butterfly)  :: babočka kopřivová {f}
smalltown {n} (small town) SEE: small town  ::
smaragdine {n} (emerald) SEE: emerald  ::
smart {adj} (exhibiting intellectual knowledge, such as that found in books)  :: bystrý, chytrý, inteligentní
smart ass {n} (one promoting his own personality, wishes or views) SEE: smartass  ::
smartphone {n} (electronic handheld device)  :: chytrý telefon {m}, smartphone {m}
smash {n} (in tennis)  :: smeč
smear {n} (Pap smear) SEE: Pap smear  ::
smell {n} (sensation)  :: vůně {f}
smell {n} (sense of smell)  :: čich {m}
smell {v} (sense with nose)  :: cítit, čichat
smell {v} (to have a particular smell, whether good or bad; if descriptive, followed by "like" or "of")  :: vonět, být cítit, páchnout
smell a rat {v} (to sense something suspicious)  :: mít zlou předtuchu, tušit zradu
smelt {n} (production of metal, especially iron, from ore) SEE: smelting  ::
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} (emoticon) SEE: emoticon  ::
smiley {n} (representation of a smiling face)  :: smajlík {m}
smith {n} (craftsperson who works metal)  :: kovář {m}
Smith {prop} (most common surnames by language)  :: Novák
Smith {prop} (surnames derived from the equivalents of "smith")  :: Kovář {m}
smithy {n} (forge) SEE: forge  ::
smog {n} (urban air pollution)  :: smog
smoke {n} (baseball slang:fastball) SEE: fastball  ::
smoke {n} (colloquial: cigarette)  :: cígo {n}
smoke {n} (visible particles and vapour given off by burning material)  :: dým {m}, kouř {m}
smoke {v} (to give off smoke)  :: kouřit, dýmat
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
smoke {v} (to preserve or prepare by treating with smoke)  :: udit
smoke alarm {n} (smoke detector) SEE: smoke detector  ::
smoked {adj} (of food, preserved by treatment with smoke)  :: uzený
smoker {n} (bee smoker) SEE: bee smoker  ::
smoker {n} (person who smokes tobacco habitually)  :: kuřák {m}, kuřačka {f}
smoker {n} (smoking car) SEE: smoking car  ::
smokestack {n} (a conduit or group of conduits atop a structure allowing smoke to flow out) SEE: chimney  ::
smoking {adj} (giving off smoke)  :: kouřící
smoking {n} (action of giving off smoke)  :: kouření {n}
smoking {n} (smoking of tobacco)  :: kouření {n}
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} (mathematics, of a function: Having derivatives of all finite orders at all points within the function’s domain)  :: spojitá {f}
smooth {adj} (without difficulty)  :: hladký {m}
smoothly {adv} (in a smooth manner)  :: plynule
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} (promiscuous woman) SEE: slut  ::
smut {n} (soot) SEE: soot  ::
snack {n} (a light meal)  :: svačina {f}
snack {n} (an item of food eaten between meals)  :: svačina {f}
snagging list {n} (list of construction problems) SEE: punch list  ::
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 hawk {n} (laughing falcon) SEE: laughing falcon  ::
snaky {adj} (twisty) SEE: twisty  ::
snap fastener {n} (fastening mechanism)  :: patentka {f}
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}
sneeze {n} (act of sneezing)  :: kýchnutí {n}
sneeze {v} (expel air as a reflex)  :: kýchat {impf}, kýchnout {pf}
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}
snitch {n} (informer, usually one who betrays his group)  :: udavač {m}
snob {n} (person who seeks to be a member of the upper classes)  :: snob {m}
snood {n} (hairnet) SEE: hairnet  ::
snood {n} (neckwarmer) SEE: neckwarmer  ::
snooker {n} (cue sport)  :: kulečník {m}
snoot {n} (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}
snout moth {n} (eggar) SEE: eggar  ::
snow {n} (colour)  :: sněhobílý {m}, sněhobílá {f}, sněhobílé {n}
snow {n} (precipitation)  :: 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}
snowdrift {n} (bank of snow)  :: sněhová závěj {f}
snowdrop {n} (plant)  :: sněženka {f}
snowdrop windflower {n} (Anemone sylvestris)  :: sasanka lesní {f}
snowflake {n} (crystal)  :: sněhová vločka {f}
snowflake {n} (flower)  :: bledule {f}, bledule jarní {f}
snow fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox  ::
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}, fujavice {f}, chumelenice {f}
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow-White and Rose-Red (Schneeweißchen und Rosenrot))  :: Sněhurka
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow White (Schneewittchen))  :: Sněhurka {f}
snowy {adj} (covered with snow)  :: sněžný, zasněžený
snuffbox {n} (small box)  :: tabatěrka {f}
so {adj} (true)  :: tak
so {adv} (in a particular manner)  :: tak
so {adv} (slang: very much)  :: tak
so {adv} (to a particular extent)  :: tak, takto, takhle
so {adv} (very)  :: tak
so {conj} (in order that)  :: aby
so {n} (sol) SEE: sol  ::
soap {n} (soap opera) SEE: soap opera  ::
soap {n} (substance)  :: mýdlo {n}
soap {v} (apply soap in washing)  :: namydlit, mydlit
soapbox {n} (soapbox car) SEE: soapbox car  ::
soap opera {n} (television serial)  :: mýdlová opera {f}
sober {adj} (dull)  :: tupý {m}, hloupý {m}
sober {adj} (moderate)  :: střízlivý {m}
sober {adj} (not drunk)  :: střízlivý {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, without negative connotation)  :: 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 anxiety {n} (social anxiety disorder) SEE: social anxiety disorder  ::
social Darwinism {n} (theory)  :: sociální darwinismus {m}
social engineering {n} (practice of tricking a user)  :: sociální inženýrství {n}
socialism {n} (group of socialist political philosophies)  :: socialismus {m}
socialism {n} (intermediate phase of social development)  :: socialismus {m}
socialism {n} (political philosophy of social and economic equality)  :: socialismus {m}, socializmus {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 phobia {n} (social anxiety disorder) SEE: social anxiety disorder  ::
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} (high society) SEE: high society  ::
society {n} (people of one’s country or community as a whole)  :: společnost {f}
Socinian {adj} (pertaining to the Socinians)  :: sociniánský {m}
Socinian {n} (a member of a certain nontrinitarian Christian denomination)  :: socinián
socioeconomic {adj} (of or pertaining to social and economic factors) SEE: socio-economic  ::
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}
sociopolitical {adj} (socio-political) SEE: socio-political  ::
sock {n} (covering for the foot)  :: ponožka {f-p}
sock {n} (gun sock) SEE: gun sock  ::
sock {n} (sock puppet) SEE: sock puppet  ::
socket {n} (computing interprocess communication channel)  :: soket {m}
socket {n} (mechanical opening)  :: patice {f}, zdířka {f}, zásuvka {f} [power socket]
Socrates {prop} (Greek philosopher)  :: Sokrates {m}, Sókratés {m}
Socratic {adj} (characteristic of the philosopher Socrates)  :: sokratovský
soda {n} (carbonated water)  :: sodová voda {f}, sodovka {f}
sodality {n} (companionship) SEE: companionship  ::
soda water {n} (water with carbon dioxide)  :: sodová voda, sodovka
sodden {adj} (soaked)  :: nasáklý, prosáklý, promočený
sodden {adj} (stupid as a result of drunkenness)  :: opilecký
sodium {n} (a 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}
sodium lamp {n} (sodium vapor lamp) SEE: sodium vapor lamp  ::
sodomite {n} (one who practices sodomy)  :: sodomita {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
soft chancre {n} (chancroid) SEE: chancroid  ::
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 spot {n} (fontanelle) SEE: fontanelle  ::
software {n} (encoded computer instructions)  :: software {m}
software engineer {n} (one who designs and implements software solutions)  :: softwarový inženýr {m}
software engineering {n} (engineering)  :: softwarové inženýrství {n}
soil {n} (mineral or organic material serving as a natural medium for the growth of land plants)  :: půda {f}
soil {n} (mixture of sand and organic material)  :: půda {f}, země {f}
soil {v} (to defecate into one's clothing) SEE: soil oneself  ::
soiled {adj} (dirty)  :: ušpiněný
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 allay, assuage)  :: utišit, ztišit
solace {v} (to give solace to)  :: utěšit
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 a shoe or boot)  :: podrážka {f}
sole {n} (bottom of the foot)  :: chodidlo {n}
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} (psychological or material support)  :: solidarita {f}
solidarity {n} (unifying bond between individuals with common goal or enemy)  :: solidarita {f}
Solidarity {prop} (political movement)  :: Solidarita {f}
solidify {v} (intransitive: to become solid; to freeze)  :: tuhnout
solipsism {n} (theory)  :: solipsismus {m}
solitaire {n} (patience) SEE: patience  ::
solitaire {n} (person who lives alone) SEE: solitary  ::
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}
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} ((chemistry) the amount of a substance that will dissolve in a given amount of a solvent)  :: rozpustnost {f}
solubility {n} (the condition of being soluble)  :: rozpustnost {f}
soluble {adj} (able to be dissolved)  :: rozpustný {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}
solution {n} (liquid mixture)  :: roztok {m}
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 person)  :: Somálec {m}, Somálkyně {f}
Somali {prop} (a language)  :: somálština {f}
Somalia {prop} (country in the Horn of Africa)  :: Somálsko {n}
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 {determiner}  :: nějaký {m}, několik
some {pron} (certain number)  :: nějaký
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
somersault {n} (the act of going head over heels)  :: kotrmelec {m}
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 {adv} (obsolete: sometimes) SEE: sometimes  ::
sometimes {adv} (on certain occasions, but not always)  :: někdy
somewhat {adv} (limited extent)  :: poněkud
somewhat {pron} (something) SEE: something  ::
somewhere {adv} (in some place)  :: někde
somewhere {adv} (to some place)  :: někam
somnambulation {n} (sleepwalking) SEE: sleepwalking  ::
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} (familiar address)  :: syn {m}
son {n} (male descendant)  :: 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}
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} (sonnet, a type of poem)  :: sonet
son of a bitch {n} (objectionable person)  :: zkurvysyn {m}
sonogram {n} (spectrogram) SEE: spectrogram  ::
sonography {n} (ultrasonography)  :: sonografie {f}
sonometer {n} (audiometer) SEE: audiometer  ::
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 calm or placate)  :: konejšit
sooty {adj} (soiled with soot)  :: čadivý
sop {n} (easily frightened person) SEE: milksop  ::
sop {n} (gravy) SEE: gravy  ::
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}
Sophocles {prop} (Greek dramatic poet)  :: Sofoklés {m}
soporific {adj} (tending to induce sleep)  :: uspávající
soporific {n} (sleep inducing agent)  :: uspávadlo
soprano {n} (pitch)  :: soprán {m}
sorbet {n} (frozen fruit juice)  :: sorbet
Sorbian {prop} (language)  :: lužickosrbský {m}
sorcerer {n} (magician/wizard drawing upon natural powers)  :: čaroděj {m}
sorceress {n} (magician/wizard drawing upon natural powers)  :: čarodějka {f}, kouzelnice {f}
sore {adj} (annoyed) SEE: annoyed  ::
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}
sorry {adj} (poor, regrettable)  :: žalostný {m}
sorry {adj} (regretful for an action or grieved)  :: zarmoucený {m}
sorry {interj} (expression of regret or sorrow)  :: promiň (informal singular), promiňte (plural or formal singular), pardon
sorry {interj} (request to repeat)  :: prosím?
sort {v} (arrange in order)  :: seřadit, řadit
sort {v} (separate according to certain criteria)  :: třídit
sorting {n} (categorizing)  :: kategorizace {f}, třídění {n}
sorting {n} (ordering)  :: 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}
Sãotomense {prop} (Forro) SEE: Forro  ::
sotto {adj} (music, informal: sotto voce (adjective)) SEE: sotto voce  ::
sotto {adv} (music, informal: sotto voce (adverb)) SEE: sotto voce  ::
sought-after {adj} (sought-after) SEE: in demand  ::
soul {n} (the spirit or essence of a person that is believed to live on after the person’s death)  :: duše {f}
soulmate {n} (Someone with whom one has a special connection)  :: spřízněná duše {f}
sound {adj} (complete, solid, or secure)  :: solidní
sound {adj} (healthy)  :: zdravý
sound {adj} (sound asleep) SEE: sound asleep  ::
sound {n} (air bladder) SEE: swim bladder  ::
sound {n} (cuttlefish) SEE: cuttlefish  ::
sound {n} (sensation perceived by the ear)  :: zvuk {m}
sound {n} (vibration capable of causing this)  :: zvuk {m}
sound {v} (to cause to produce a sound)  :: rozeznít, rozezvučet
sound {v} (to produce a sound)  :: znít
sound {v} (to pronounce)  :: vyslovovat
soup {n} (dish)  :: polévka {f}
soupçon {n} (suspicion, suggestion) SEE: suspicion  ::
soupçon {n} (very small amount) SEE: modicum  ::
soupspoon {n} (soupspoonful) SEE: soupspoonful  ::
sour {adj} (having an acidic, sharp or tangy taste)  :: kyselý
sour {adj} (made rancid by fermentation, etc.)  :: zkysaný
sour {adj} (peevish or bad-tempered)  :: zahořklý, mrzutý
sour {adj} (tasting or smelling rancid)  :: zkyslý
source {n} ((computing) source code) SEE: source code  ::
source {n} (informant)  :: zdroj {m}
source {n} (spring etc.)  :: zdroj {m}
source code {n} (human-readable instructions in a programming language)  :: zdrojový kód {m}
sour cherry {n} (fruit)  :: višně {f}
sour cherry {n} (Prunus cerasus)  :: višeň {f}
sour cream {n} (cream which has been treated with a benign bacterium)  :: zakysaná smetana {f}
south {adj} (of or pertaining to the south)  :: jižní
south {n} (compass point)  :: jih {m}, poledne {n} [obsolete]
South Africa {prop} (country)  :: Jihoafrická republika {f}
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 American squirrel monkey {n} (Saimiri sciureus) SEE: common squirrel monkey  ::
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 {adj} (southeastern)  :: jihovýchodní
southeast {n} (compass point)  :: jihovýchod {m}
Southeast Asia {prop} (a subregion of Asia)  :: Jihovýchodní Asie {m}
southern {adj} (of the south)  :: jižní
Southerner {n} (someone from the south of a region) SEE: southerner  ::
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}
Southern Sesotho {prop} (Sotho) SEE: Sotho  ::
South Korea {prop} (country in East Asia)  :: Jižní Korea {f}, Korejská republika {f}
South Korean {adj} (of South Korea)  :: jihokorejský
South Korean {n} (person from or descended from South Korea)  :: Jihokorejec {m}, Jihokorejka {f}
South Ossetia {prop} (South Ossetia)  :: Jižní Osetie {f}
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 {adj} (towards the southwest)  :: jihozápadní
southwest {n} (compass point)  :: jihozápad {m}
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}
soviet {adj} (relating to the Soviet Union)  :: sovětský {m}
soviet {n} (council)  :: sovět {m}
soviet {n} (form of government)  :: sovět {m}
Soviet {adj} (pertaining to the Soviet Union or its republics)  :: sovětský
Soviet {prop} (soviet) SEE: soviet  ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic) SEE: Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic  ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russia) SEE: Russia  ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Soviet Union) SEE: Soviet Union  ::
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, see also: USSR)  :: Sovětský svaz {m}
sovnarkhoz {n} (a regional economic council of the Soviet Union (historical))  :: sovnarchoz {m}
sow {n} (contemptible woman)  :: kráva
sow {n} (female pig)  :: svině {f}, prasnice
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} (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 {n} (while) SEE: while  ::
space bar {n} (key)  :: mezerník {m}
spacecraft {n} (vehicle that travels through space)  :: kosmická loď {f}
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}
spacetime {n} (four dimensional continuum)  :: časoprostor {m}
space-time {n} (spacetime) SEE: spacetime  ::
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}
spaghetti {n} (dish containing spaghetti)  :: špagety {f-p}
spaghetti {n} (electrical insulating tubing)  :: bužírka {f}
spaghetti {n} (informally: any type of pasta) SEE: pasta  ::
spaghetti {n} (pasta)  :: špagety {f-p}
spaghetti {n} (spaghetti code) SEE: spaghetti code  ::
spaghetti {n} (strand of spaghetti)  :: špageta {f}
Spain {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Španělsko {n}
spam {n} (unsolicited bulk electronic messages)  :: spam {m}
spam {v} (intransitive)  :: spamovat
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 {prop} (Romance language of Spain and the Americas)  :: španělština
Spanish influenza {n} (an 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
spanworm {n} (measuring worm) SEE: measuring worm  ::
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  ::
spare tire {n} (extra tire) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spare tire {n} (fat around midsection) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spare wheel {n} (extra wheel) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spark {n} (burst of electrical discharge)  :: jiskra {f}
spark {n} (particle of glowing matter)  :: jiskra {f}
sparkler {n} (hand-held firework)  :: prskavka {f}
sparkling {adj} (of a beverage)  :: perlivý {m}, šumivý {m}
sparkling {adj} (of an object)  :: třpytivý {m}
sparkling wine {n} (wine)  :: šumivé víno {n}
spark plug {n} (device that forms a high-voltage spark for fuel ignition)  :: svíčka {f}
sparrow {n} (Passer domesticus) SEE: house sparrow  ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Accipiter nisus) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk  ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Falco sparverius) SEE: American kestrel  ::
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
Spartan {adj} (spartan) SEE: spartan  ::
spasm {n} (contraction of a muscle)  :: křeč {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}
speak {v} (to be able to communicate in a language)  :: mluvit
speak {v} (to communicate with one's voice using words)  :: mluvit {impf}, hovořit {impf}
speaker {n} (loudspeaker)  :: reproduktor {m}
speaker {n} (one who makes a speech to an audience)  :: řečník {m}
speaker {n} (one who speaks)  :: mluvčí {m}
speaking {adj} (eloquent) SEE: eloquent  ::
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}
spear carrier {n} (person in a play or movie with a minimal part) SEE: walk-on  ::
spearcaster {n} (athlete who throws spears) SEE: javelin thrower  ::
spearmint {n} (Mentha spicata)  :: máta klasnatá {f}
spearthrower {n} (atlatl) SEE: atlatl  ::
special {adj} (constituting or relating to a species)  :: zvláštní, druhový
special {adj} (distinguished by a unique or unusual quality)  :: zvláštní, speciální
special {adj} (of particular interest or value; certain; dear; beloved; favored)  :: jedinečný
special {n} (A reduction in consumer cost (usually for a limited time) for items or services rendered)  :: sleva
special interest group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group  ::
specialist {n} (expert)  :: specialista {m}
specialist {n} (physician)  :: specialista {m}
specialty {n} (particularity) SEE: particularity  ::
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} (intended for, or applying to a particular thing)  :: specifický
specific {adj} (of a measure compared to a standard reference)  :: relativní
specific {adj} (of a value divided by the mass)  :: specifický
specific {adj} (special, distinctive or unique)  :: specifický
specification {n} (explicit set of requirements)  :: specifikace {f}
specific heat capacity {n} (amount of heat)  :: měrná tepelná kapacita {f}
specificness {n} (specificity) SEE: specificity  ::
specify {v} (To bring about a specific result)  :: upřesnit, zpřesnit
specify {v} (to include in a specification)  :: určit
specify {v} (to state explicitly, in detail, or as a condition)  :: určit, specifikovat
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 excing or extraordinary)  :: podívaná {f}
spectacled {adj} (wearing spectacles) SEE: bespectacled  ::
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}
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} (a dialect or language) SEE: dialect, language  ::
speech {n} (an oration, session of speaking)  :: řeč {f}, projev {m}
speech {n} (vocal communication)  :: řeč {f}
speech balloon {n} (speech balloon) SEE: speech bubble  ::
speech is silver, silence is golden {proverb} (proverb)  :: mluviti stříbro, mlčeti zlato
speed {n} (luck, success, prosperity) SEE: luck, success, prosperity  ::
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 limit {n} (maximum speed permitted)  :: omezení rychlosti {n}
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}  :: 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 effect of such incantation)  :: kouzlo
spell {n} (magical incantation)  :: kouzlo, zaříkadlo {n}, zaklínadlo {n}
spell {v} (to compose a word)  :: tvořit
spell {v} (to write or say the letters that form a word)  :: hláskovat
spelling {n} (act, practice, ability, or subject of forming words with letters, or of reading the letters of words; orthography)  :: pravopis {m}
spelling {n} (a specific spelling of a word)  :: pravopis {m}
spelling {n} (manner of spelling of words)  :: hláskování {n}
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} (lavish, extravagant)  :: hojný, opulentní
spendthrift {adj} (wasteful, improvident, profligate)  :: utrácivý, rozmařilý
spendthrift {n} (someone who spends money 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} (ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate  ::
spew {n} (vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
sphene {n} (titanite) SEE: titanite  ::
sphenoid {adj} (wedge-shaped)  :: klínový {m}
sphenoid {n} (sphenoid bone) SEE: sphenoid bone  ::
sphenoid bone {n} (sphenoid bone)  :: klínová kost {f}
sphenoid sinus {n} (sinus)  :: klínová dutina {f}
spheral {adj} (spherical) SEE: spherical  ::
sphere {n} (astronomy: apparent outer limit of space) SEE: celestial sphere  ::
sphere {n} (mathematics: regular three-dimensional object)  :: kulová plocha {f}, sféra {f}
sphere {n} (region in which something or someone is active)  :: sféra {f}
sphere {n} (spherical physical object)  :: koule {f}
spherical {adj} (shaped like a sphere)  :: kulovitý {m}
sphincter {n} (band of muscle)  :: svěrač {m}
sphincteric {adj} (sphincteral) SEE: sphincteral  ::
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} (any variety of spice)  :: koření {n}
spice {n} (plant matter used to season or flavour food)  :: koření {n}
spice {n} (Yorkshire dialect: sweets, candy) SEE: sweets, candy  ::
spicewood {n} (spicebush) SEE: spicebush  ::
spicy {adj} (tangy or pungent)  :: ostrý
spider {n} (arthropod)  :: pavouk {m}
spider hole {n} (hole in the ground) SEE: foxhole  ::
spiderweb {n} (net-like construct of a spider)  :: pavučina {f}
spiderwood {n} (neinei) SEE: neinei  ::
spigot {n} (faucet) SEE: tap  ::
spike {n} (botany: kind of inflorescence)  :: klas {m}
spike {n} (ear of grain)  :: 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} (very large nail)  :: hřeb {m}
spike {n} (volleyball)  :: smeč {f}
spike {n} (zoology: an adolescent male deer)  :: jelínek {m}
spill {v} (intransitive: to spread out or fall out)  :: rozlít se (of fluid)
spill {v} (transitive: to drop something so that it spreads out)  :: rozlít (of fluid), rozsypat (solid substance)
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 column {n} (spinal column) SEE: vertebral column  ::
spinal cord {n} (thick, whitish cord of nerve tissue)  :: mícha {f}
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}
spine {n} (bound edge of a book)  :: hřbet {m}
spine {n} (metaphor for courage or assertiveness)  :: páteř {f}
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 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} (by-product) SEE: by-product  ::
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} (spiny lobster)  :: 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} (manner or style)  :: duch {m}
spirit {n} (soul)  :: duch {m}
spirit {n} (supernatural being)  :: duch {m}
Spiritism {prop} (a philosophical doctrine)  :: spiritismus
spirit level {n} (spirit level)  :: vodováha {f}
spirit path {n} (spirit way) SEE: spirit way  ::
spirit road {n} (spirit way) SEE: spirit way  ::
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}
spiritus asper {n} (Ancient Greek diacritical mark) SEE: rough breathing  ::
spiritus lenis {n} (Ancient Greek diacritical mark) SEE: smooth breathing  ::
spirochete {n} (any of several coiled bacteria)  :: spirocheta {f}
spirometer {n} (medical device)  :: spirometr {m}
spirometry {n} (medical measurement)  :: spirometrie {f}
spit {n} (an instance of spitting)  :: plivnutí {n}
spit {n} (a rod on which meat is grilled/broiled)  :: špíz {m}
spit {n} (saliva)  :: slina {f}
spit {v} (to evacuate saliva from the mouth)  :: plivnout {pf}, plivat {impf}
spite {n} (ill-will or hatred toward another; a desire to vex or injure)  :: zlomyslnost {f}
spitter {n} (baseball sense) SEE: spitball  ::
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 splatter or spread around suddenly)  :: stříkat, postříkat
splatter {v} (To cause something to splatter)  :: cákat, cákat, stříkat; pocákat
splatter {v} (To splash; to scatter; to land or strike in an uneven, distributed mess)  :: vyšplíchnout, cákat
splay {n} (A slope or bevel)  :: zkřížení {n}
splay {v} (To dislocate, as a shoulder bone)  :: vykloubit {pf}
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}
spleen {n} (mood)  :: splín {m}
spleen {n} (organ)  :: slezina {f}
splenomegaly {n} (enlargement of the spleen)  :: splenomegalie {f}
splice {v} (to unite in marriage) SEE: marry  ::
splinter {n} (fragment of material)  :: tříska {f}
splinter {v} (to break or cause to break into factions)  :: odštěpit se (to break)
splinter {v} (to cause to break apart into splinters)  :: štípat
splinter {v} (to come apart into splinters)  :: štěpit se
split {n} (baseball pitch) SEE: split-finger fastball  ::
split {v} (separate)  :: rozdělit {pf}
split {v} (share out)  :: rozdělit
spoil {n} (plunder taken from an enemy or victim)  :: lup {m}, kořist {f}
spoil {v} (become sour or rancid, to decay)  :: zkazit se
spoil {v} (to coddle or pamper)  :: rozmazlit
spoiled {adj} (spoilt) SEE: spoilt  ::
spoiler {n} (document, review or comment)  :: spoiler {m}
spoilt {adj} (of a child)  :: rozmazlený
spoilt {adj} (of food: rendered unusable or inedible)  :: zkažený
spoke {n} (part of a wheel)  :: paprsek {m}
spokesman {n} (one who speaks as the voice of a group of people)  :: mluvčí
spondyle {n} (joint of the backbone) SEE: vertebra  ::
spondylitis {n} (inflammation of the spine)  :: spondylitida {f}
sponge {n} (any spongelike substance)  :: houba {f} [direct-reduction iron]
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} (sponge cake) SEE: sponge cake  ::
sponge {n} (sponge pudding) SEE: sponge pudding  ::
spongecake {n} (cake which has a firm yet well aerated structure) SEE: sponge cake  ::
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} (spontaneous behaviour)  :: spontánnost {f}
spontaneity {n} (the quality of being spontaneous)  :: spontánnost {f}
spontaneous {adj} (arising from a momentary impulse)  :: impulzivní
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} (random) SEE: random  ::
spontaneous {adj} (self generated; happening without any apparent external cause)  :: spontánní
spooky {adj} (eerie; suggestive of ghosts)  :: příšerný {m}
spool {n} (spindle)  :: naviják {f}
spoon {n} (measure that will fit into a spoon) SEE: spoonful  ::
spoon {n} (scooped utensil for eating (or serving))  :: lžíce {f}
spoonbill {n} (paddlefish) SEE: paddlefish  ::
spoonful {n} (amount a spoon will hold)  :: lžíce {f}, lžička {f}
sporadic {adj} (rare and scattered in occurrence)  :: ojedinělý, sporadický
sporange {n} (sporangium) SEE: sporangium  ::
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
sport acrobatics {n} (acrobatic gymnastics) SEE: acrobatic gymnastics  ::
sportsman {n} (male athlete)  :: sportovec {m}
sportswriter {n} (journalist who specializes in sports) SEE: sports writer  ::
spot {n} (a round or irregular patch of a different color)  :: skvrna {f}
spot {n} (stain)  :: skvrna {f}
spot {v} (see, pick out, notice or identify)  :: uvidět
spotted dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
spouse {n} (husband or wife)  :: choť {m}, choť {f}
spouse {v} (to get married to) SEE: espouse  ::
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}
spray can {n} (pressurized canister) SEE: aerosol can  ::
sprayhood {n} (companionway cover) SEE: dodger  ::
spread {n} (arbitrage transaction) SEE: arbitrage  ::
spread {v} ((intransitive) to take up a larger area, expand)  :: šířit se, rozšířit se
spread {v} (to smear, distribute in a thin layer)  :: namazat
spread {v} ((transitive) to disseminate, make known or present)  :: šířit
spreadable {adj} (spreadable)  :: roztíratelný
spreadsheet {n} (A computer simulation of such a system of recording tabular data, with totals and other formulae calculated automatically)  :: tabulkový procesor {m}
Spree {prop} (river in Germany)  :: Spréva {f}
spring {n} (device made of flexible material)  :: pružina {f}
spring {n} (erection of the penis) SEE: erection  ::
spring {n} (first season)  :: jaro {n}, [dated]/[poetic] vesna {f}
spring {n} (water source)  :: pramen {m}
spring {v} (to jump or leap)  :: skočit
springboard {n} (figuratively: anything that launches or provides impulse)  :: odrazový můstek {m}
springboard {n} (platform on springs used in gymnastics)  :: odrazový můstek {m}
spring equinox {n} (vernal equinox) SEE: vernal equinox  ::
springer {n} (springbok) SEE: springbok  ::
springer {n} (springer spaniel) SEE: springer spaniel  ::
springer {n} (springing cow) SEE: springing cow  ::
springer {n} (spring salmon) SEE: spring salmon  ::
spring roll {n} (egg roll) SEE: egg roll  ::
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} (Brussels sprout) SEE: Brussels sprout  ::
sprout {n} (new growth on a plant)  :: klíček {m}, výhonek {m}
spruce {n} (tree from the genus Picea)  :: smrk {m}
spruce {n} (wood of a spruce)  :: smrk {m}
spur {n} (An appendage or spike pointing rearward, near the foot, for instance that of a rooster)  :: ostruha {f}
spur {n} (A rigid implement, often roughly y-shaped, that is fixed to one's heel for purpose of prodding a horse)  :: ostruha {f}
spurdog {n} (spiny dogfish) SEE: spiny dogfish  ::
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)  :: spyware
Spy Wednesday {n} (Holy Wednesday) SEE: Holy Wednesday  ::
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} (air force: tactical unit of at least two flights)  :: peruť {f}
squadron {n} (army: body of cavalry)  :: eskadrona {f}, švadrona {f}
squadron {n} (navy: detachment of vessels)  :: eskadra {f}
squall {n} (squall line, multicell line or part of a squall line) SEE: squall line  ::
square {adj} (fair) SEE: fair  ::
square {adj} (forming a right angle)  :: kolmý {m}
square {adj} (hearty, vigorous)  :: výživný {m}, vydatný {m}
square {adj} (honest, straightforward)  :: čestný {m}, férový {m}, poctivý {m}
square {adj} (shaped like a square)  :: čtvercový
square {adj} (socially conventional)  :: nudný {m}
square {adj} (used in the names of units)  :: čtvereční
square {n} (act quarrelling) SEE: quarrel  ::
square {n} (astrology) SEE: quadrate  ::
square {n} (cell in a grid)  :: buňka {f}, čtverec {m}, pole {n}
square {n} (mortarboard) SEE: mortarboard  ::
square {n} (open space in a town)  :: náměstí {n}
square {n} (second power)  :: druhá mocnina {f}, kvadrát {m}
square {n} (square meal) SEE: square meal  ::
square {n} (the # symbol on a telephone)  :: křížek {m}
square {n} (tool)  :: úhelník {m}
square {n} (type of polygon)  :: čtverec {m}
square {v} (to take opposing sides) SEE: quarrel  ::
square bracket {n} (symbol [ or ])  :: hranatá závorka {f}, závorka {f}
square kilometer {n} (square kilometre) SEE: square kilometre  ::
square root {n} (number)  :: druhá odmocnina {f}
squash {n} (soft drink) SEE: cordial  ::
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
squat cage {n} (power rack) SEE: power rack  ::
squeegee {n} (printing tool)  :: těrka, stěrka {f}, [informal] rakle
squeegee {n} (tool used for cleaning glass)  :: stěrka {f}
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 {n} (hagioscope) SEE: hagioscope  ::
squint {v} (to look with, or have eyes that are turned in different directions)  :: šilhat
squint {v} (to look with the eyes partly closed, as in bright sunlight)  :: mhouřit, mžourat
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}
Srinagar {prop} (summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, India)  :: Šrínagar {m}
st {n} (street)  :: ul. {f}
St. {n} (St.) SEE: St  ::
stab {v} (To pierce or wound with pointed object)  :: pobodat
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 {adj} (relatively unchanging)  :: stabilní {m}
stable {n} (building for animals with hoofs)  :: stáj {f}, konírna {f}, maštal {f}
stably {adv} (in a stable manner)  :: stabilně
stack {n} (a pile of identical objects)  :: stoh {m}, štos {m}
stadium {n} (venue where sporting events are held)  :: stadión {m}
staff {n} (employees of a business)  :: personál {m}
staff {n} (long, straight stick)  :: hůl {f}
staff {n} (series of horizontal lines)  :: osnova {f}
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} (in theatre)  :: jeviště {n}
stage {n} (phase)  :: stádium {m}
stage fright {n} (state of nervousness about performing)  :: tréma {f}
stagflation {n} (inflation accompanied by stagnant growth)  :: stagflace {f}
stagger {n} (a disease of horses and other animals)  :: motolice {f}
stagger {n} (an unsteady movement of the body in walking or standing)  :: vrávorání {n}, potácení se
stagger {v} (to begin to doubt and waver in purposes)  :: zaváhat {pf}, váhat {impf}, být na vážkách {impf}
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}
staggered {adj} (astonished) SEE: astonished  ::
stag party {n} (bachelor party) SEE: bachelor party  ::
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 {phrase} (thinking of an idea too late)  :: esprit de l'escalier {m}, opožděná duchaplnost {f}
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} (Mormonism)  :: kůl {m}
stake {n} (piece of wood)  :: kůl {m}, tyčka {f}, kolík {m}
stake {n} (share or interest in a business)  :: podíl {m}
stake {n} (timber to which a martyr was affixed to be burned)  :: kůl {m}
stake out {v} (to mark off the limits by stakes)  :: vykolíkovat
Stakhanovite {adj} ((USSR) pertaining to a Stakhanovite; heroically hard-working)  :: stachanovský {m}
Stakhanovite {n} ((USSR) an extremely productive or hard-working worker, see also: workaholic)  :: stachanovec {m}
stalemate {n} (chess term)  :: pat {m}
Stalin {prop} (Stalin)  :: Stalin {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} (petiole, pedicel, or peduncle of a plant) SEE: petiole, pedicel, peduncle  ::
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 built)  :: statný
stamina {n} (power of sustained exertion)  :: výdrž {f}
stammer {v} (to stutter)  :: koktat
stammerer {n} (stutterer) SEE: stutterer  ::
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}
stance {n} (manner, posture, or pose in which one stands)  :: postoj {m}
stance {n} (opinion or point of view)  :: postoj {m}, pohled {m}, názor {m}
stanchion {n} (confinement)  :: ohrazení {n}
stanchion {n} (vertical pole, post or support)  :: sloupek {m}, sloup {m}
stand {n} (designated spot where someone or something may stand or wait)  :: zastávka {f}
stand {n} (device to hold something upright or aloft)  :: stojan {m}
stand {n} (grandstand) SEE: grandstand  ::
stand {n} (resolute, unwavering position)  :: pozice {f}
stand {n} (small building or booth)  :: stánek {m}
stand {v} (to place in an upright or standing position)  :: postavit
stand {v} (to remain motionless)  :: stát
stand {v} (to rise to one’s feet)  :: postavit se
stand {v} (to support oneself on the feet in an erect position)  :: stát {impf}
stand {v} (to tolerate)  :: vystát
stand {v} (to undergo; withstand; hold up)  :: přestát
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}
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} (a relative measure of the quality of life of a person or group has)  :: životní úroveň {f}
stand out {v} (be obvious in contrast to one's surroundings)  :: vynikat
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
Stanley knife {n} (utility knife) SEE: utility knife  ::
stanza {n} (a unit of a poem)  :: sloka {f}
stapes {n} (bone in the middle ear)  :: třmínek {m}
staple {n} (basic food)  :: základní potravina {f}
staple {n} (basic or essential supply)  :: základní zásoba {f}
stapler {n} (device which binds together paper)  :: svorkovač {m}, sešívačka {f}
star {n} (actor)  :: hvězda {f}
star {n} (asterisk)  :: hvězdička {f}
star {n} (astronomy: a luminous celestial body)  :: hvězda
star {n} (celebrity)  :: hvězda {f}
star {n} (concave polygon)  :: hvězda {f}
star {n} (luminous celestial body)  :: hvězda {f}
star {n} (quality rating symbol)  :: hvězdička {f}
starboard {n} (right hand side of a vessel)  :: pravobok {m}
starch {n} (carbohydrates)  :: škrob {m}
starch {n} (substance)  :: 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} ((archaic) strong; vigorous; powerful)  :: mocný {m}, silný {m}
stark {adj} (complete, absolute, full)  :: naprostý {m}
stark {adj} (hard in appearance; barren, desolate)  :: pustý {m}
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} (stiff, rigid)  :: tuhý {m}
stark {adv} (starkly; entirely, absolutely)  :: úplně, naprosto, dočista
starling {n} (bird)  :: špaček
Star of David {prop} (symbol of Jewish Community and Judaism)  :: Davidova hvězda {f}
starring {v} (present participle of "to star") SEE: star  ::
starry sturgeon {n} (Acipenser stellatus) SEE: sevruga  ::
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 {n} (a sudden motion or shock)  :: leknutí {n}
startle {v} (to excite by sudden alarm, surprise, or apprehension)  :: vylekat se {pf}
startle {v} (to move or be excited on feeling alarm)  :: leknout se
startling {adj} (likely to startle)  :: překvapivý {m}
start over {v} (begin again)  :: začít znova, začít od začátku
starve {v} (to die because of lack of food)  :: hladovět
Star Wars {prop} (Star Wars)  :: Hvězdné války
state {n} (a condition)  :: stav {m}
state {n} (any sovereign polity)  :: stát {m}
state {n} (a political division of a federation retaining a degree of autonomy)  :: stát {m}
state {n} (computing: the set of all parameters relevant to a computation)  :: stav {m}
state {n} (computing: the stable condition of a processor during a particular clock cycle)  :: stav {m}
state {n} (computing: the values of all parameters at some point in a computation)  :: stav {m}
statecraft {n} (statesmanship) SEE: statesmanship  ::
statefunction {n} (wavefunction) SEE: wavefunction  ::
stateless {adj} ((computer science) without remembering state)  :: bezstavový {m}
statement {n} (declaration or remark)  :: výrok {m}
statement {n} (finance: document that summarizes financial activity)  :: výpis {m}
statement {n} (presentation of opinion or position)  :: výrok {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 electricity {n} (electrostatics) SEE: electrostatics  ::
station {n} (Australia: very large livestock farm) SEE: ranch  ::
station {n} (place where a vehicle may stop)  :: nádraží {n}
stationary bicycle {n} (exercise bicycle) SEE: exercise bicycle  ::
stationary point {n} (A point on a curve where the gradient is zero)  :: stacionární bod
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} (collection of measurements)  :: statistika {f}
statistics {n} (mathematical science)  :: statistika {f}
statue {n} (three-dimensional work of art)  :: socha {f}
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} (bar)  :: tyčka {f}, tyč {f}, hůl {f}, klacek {m}
stave {n} (narrow strip)  :: dužina {f}
stave {n} (parallel lines to write music on)  :: notová osnova {f}
stave off {v} (prevent something from happening)  :: odvrátit {pf}, odvracet {impf}
stay {n} (period of time spent in a place)  :: pobyt {m}
stay {n} (postponement)  :: odložení {n}, odklad {m}, odročení {n}
stay {v} (To continue to have a particular quality)  :: zůstat
stay {v} (To postpone)  :: odložit
stay {v} (To remain in a particular place)  :: zůstat, pobýt
steady {adj} (smooth and not bumpy or with obstructions)  :: plynulý {m}, klidný {m}
steak {n} (slice of beef)  :: biftek {m}, steak {m}
steal {v} (to illegally take possession of)  :: krást {impf}, ukrást {pf}
steam {n} (water vapor)  :: pára
steam {v} (cooking: to cook with steam)  :: dusit
steamboat {n} (vessel powered by steam)  :: parník {m}
steamed {adj} (having been cooked by exposure to steam)  :: dušený {m}
steam engine {n} (any steam-driven heat engine)  :: parní stroj {m}, parostroj {m}
steam engine {n} (piston engine driven by steam)  :: parní stroj {m}, parostroj {m}
steam engine {n} (steam locomotive) SEE: steam locomotive  ::
steamer {n} (cooking appliance)  :: pařák {m}
steamer {n} (steamship or steamboat)  :: parník {m}
steamer {n} (traction engine)  :: lokomobila {f}
steaming {n} (method of cooking by immersion in steam)  :: dušení {n}
steamroller {n} (steam-powered road roller)  :: parní válec
steamship {n} (vessel propelled by steam)  :: parník {m}
stearic acid {n} (fatty acid)  :: kyselina stearová {f}
steel {n} (honing steel)  :: ocílka {f}
steel {n} (metal)  :: ocel {f}
steel wool {n} (fine strips of steel)  :: drátěnka {f}
steelworker {n} (a person employed to build steel structures, an ironworker)  :: železář {m}
steelworker {n} (a person employed to manufacture or shape steel)  :: ocelář {m}
steelworks {n} (place where steel is manufactured and/or shaped)  :: ocelárna {f}
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} (intransitive: to guide the course of)  :: řídit
steer {v} (to castrate a male calf)  :: kastrovat {impf}, vykastrovat
steer {v} (to direct a group of animals)  :: nahánět {impf}, hnát {impf}
steer {v} (to direct the conversation)  :: směřovat {impf}
steer {v} (to maneuver or manipulate a person or group into a place or course of action)  :: nasměrovat {pf}
steer {v} (transitive: to guide the course of)  :: řídit, směrovat {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}
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}
stench {n} (a strong foul smell, a stink)  :: zápach {m}, smrad {m}
steno {n} (stenographer) SEE: stenographer  ::
stenosis {n} (abnormal narrowing or stricture in a blood vessel or other tubular organ)  :: stenóza {f}
step {n} (one of a set of rests in a stair or ladder)  :: [staircase] schod {m}, [ladder] příčka {f}
step {n} (pace)  :: krok {m}
step {v} (intransitive, figuratively: to move mentally)  :: kráčet
step {v} (intransitive: to go on foot; especially, to walk a little distance)  :: kráčet
step {v} (intransitive: to move the foot in walking)  :: 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 one's self)  :: nevlastní dcera {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 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}
stereoisomerism {n} (form or isomerism)  :: stereoizomerie {f}
stereotype {n} (a conventional, formulaic, and oversimplified conception, opinion, or image)  :: stereotyp {m}
sterile {adj} (germless)  :: sterilní
sterile {adj} (unable to reproduce)  :: neplodný {m}
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} ((biology) To destroy all spores or germs)  :: sterilizovat
sterilize {v} (disable ability to procreate)  :: sterilizovat
sterling {n} (the currency of the United Kingdom; especially the pound)  :: libra
stern {n} (black tern) SEE: black tern  ::
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} (a prayer) SEE: prayer  ::
steven {n} (a promise) SEE: promise  ::
steven {n} (clamor) SEE: clamor  ::
steven {n} (command) SEE: command  ::
steven {n} (speech) SEE: speech  ::
steven {n} (tune) SEE: tune  ::
steven {n} (voice) SEE: voice  ::
steven {v} (to bespeak) SEE: bespeak  ::
steven {v} (to call out) SEE: call out  ::
steven {v} (to speak up (for)) SEE: speak up  ::
steven {v} (to utter) SEE: utter  ::
steven {v} (to vote) SEE: vote  ::
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} (cane or walking stick)  :: hůl {f}
stick {n} (hockey stick)  :: hůl {f}
stick {n} (long piece of wood)  :: hůl {f}
stick {n} (twig or small branch)  :: klacek {m}
stick {v} (to become attached, to adhere (intransitive))  :: lepit, lepit se
stick {v} (to tolerate, endure, stick with) SEE: stick with  ::
sticker {n} (adhesive label or decal)  :: nálepka {f}
sticker {n} (price tag) SEE: price tag  ::
sticking plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid  ::
stickler {n} (one who is extremely fussy or particular for something)  :: hnidopich {m}, pedant {m}
stick note {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
stick out {v} (to persist) SEE: stick it out  ::
stickpin {n} (pin to hold necktie) SEE: tie clip  ::
sticky note {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
sticky rice {n} (glutinous rice) SEE: glutinous rice  ::
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 die of suffocation)  :: udusit se
stifle {v} (to repress, keep in or hold back)  :: potlačit
stifle {v} (to smother or suffocate)  :: dusit, udusit
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} (nevertheless)  :: i tak, stále
still {adv} (to an even greater degree)  :: ještě
still {adv} (up to a time, as in the preceding time)  :: stále, ještě
stillborn {adj} (dead at birth)  :: mrtvorozený {m}
still life {n} (work of art)  :: zátiší
still waters run deep {proverb} (a person with a calm appearance has, or may have, considerable inner emotion, character, or intellect)  :: tichá voda břehy mele
stilt {n} (crutch) SEE: crutch  ::
stilt {n} (walking pole)  :: chůdy {m-p} (stilts)
stimulate {v} (to encourage into action)  :: podnítit
stimulus {n} (anything that induces a person to take action)  :: podnět {m}
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}
sting {n} (bite or sting (by an insect))  :: bodnutí, píchnutí
sting {n} (bump on skin after having been stung)  :: bodnutí, píchnutí
sting {n} (pointed portion of an insect or arachnid used for attack) SEE: stinger  ::
sting {n} (police operation)  :: zátah, léčka
sting {v} (of an insect: to bite)  :: bodnout, píchnout
sting {v} (to hurt)  :: bodnout, kousnout
stinger {n} (pointed portion of an insect)  :: žihadlo {n}
stingray {n} (fish)  :: rejnok
stingy {adj} (unwilling to spend or give)  :: lakomý {m}
stink {n} (strong bad smell)  :: smrad {m}
stink {v} (have a strong bad smell)  :: smrdět {impf}, páchnout {impf}
stinkbird {n} (hoatzin) SEE: hoatzin  ::
stinker {n} (person who stinks)  :: smraďoch {m}
stir {v} (to agitate the contents of)  :: míchat
stir-fry {v} (to fry something quickly in hot oil)  :: osmažit
stirrup {n} (footrest)  :: třmen {m}
stirrup {n} (stapes) SEE: stapes  ::
stirrup bone {n} (stapes) SEE: stapes  ::
stir up {v} (to cause (trouble etc))  :: vyvolat
stitch {n} (arrangement of stitches or method of stitching in sewing)  :: steh {m}
stitch {n} (furrow) SEE: furrow  ::
stitch {n} (single pass of the needle in sewing)  :: steh
stitch {v} (agriculture: to form land into ridges) SEE: plough/plow  ::
stitch {v} (form stitches in) SEE: sew  ::
stitch {v} (unite by stitches) SEE: sew together  ::
St John's wort {n} (any plant of the genus Hypericum)  :: třezalka {f}
stoat {n} (stoat) SEE: ermine  ::
stochastic {adj} (random)  :: stochastický
stock {n} (finance: capital raised by a company)  :: akcie {f}
stock {n} (part of gun)  :: pažba {f}
stock {n} (rolling stock) SEE: rolling stock  ::
stock {n} (supply of anything ready for use)  :: zásoba {f}
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}
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}
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}
stoke {v} (to feed, stir up)  :: topit
stoker {n} (person who stokes)  :: topič {m}
stoker {n} (poker) SEE: poker  ::
stolid {adj} (having or revealing little emotion or sensibility)  :: netečný
stomach {n} (appetite) SEE: appetite  ::
stomach {n} (belly)  :: břicho {n}
stomach {n} (digestive organ)  :: žaludek {m}
stomach {n} (figuratively: desire, appetite) SEE: appetite  ::
stomach {n} (pride, haughtiness) SEE: haughtiness  ::
stomatitis {n} (inflammation of parts of the mucous membrane lining of the mouth)  :: stomatitida {f}
stomp {v} (trample heavily on something or someone)  :: dupat
stompie {n} (cigarette butt) SEE: butt  ::
stone {adj} (constructed of stone)  :: kamenný
stone {n} (centre of some fruits)  :: pecka {f}
stone {n} (gem stone)  :: drahokam {m}
stone {n} (medical: hard, stone-like deposit)  :: kámen {m}
stone {n} (piece of hard material used in board games)  :: kámen {m}
stone {n} (small piece of stone)  :: kámen {m}
stone {n} (substance)  :: kámen {m}
stone {v} (to kill)  :: kamenovat
stone {v} (to remove stone from)  :: vypeckovat
Stone Age {prop} (prehistoric period)  :: doba kamenná {f}
stoned {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
stone marten {n} (Martes foina) SEE: beech marten  ::
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  ::
stooge {n} (straight man) SEE: straight man  ::
stool {n} (a seat)  :: stolička {f}
stool {n} (excrement)  :: stolice {f}
stool {n} (footstool) SEE: footstool  ::
stop {n} (consonant sound) SEE: plosive  ::
stop {n} (interruption of travel)  :: zastávka {f}
stop {n} (place to get on and off line buses or trams)  :: zastávka {f}
stop {v} (cause (something) to cease moving)  :: zastavit
stop {v} (cause (something) to come to an end)  :: ukončit
stop {v} (cease moving)  :: zastavit se {pf}
stop {v} (come to an end)  :: skončit {pf}
stop {v} (stay a while)  :: zůstat
stop {v} (tarry)  :: pobývat
stopgap {adj} (temporary, short-term)  :: provizorní
stopgap {n} (temporary, short-term)  :: provizorium
stop sign {n} (red trafic sign)  :: stopka
stopwatch {n} (timepiece)  :: stopky {f-p}
storage {n} (computing)  :: úložiště {n}
storage {n} (the 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} (place where items may be kept)  :: sklad {m}
store {n} (shop) SEE: shop  ::
storehouse {n} (building for keeping goods of any kind)  :: skladiště {n}
storeman {n} (warehouseman) SEE: warehouseman  ::
storey {n} (floor)  :: podlaží {n}, patro {n}, etáž {m}
stork {n} (large wading bird)  :: 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  ::
storm sewer {n} (structure for channeling surface runoff) SEE: storm drain  ::
story {n} (account of events)  :: příběh {m}
story {n} (lie) SEE: lie  ::
story {n} (storey) SEE: storey  ::
storyteller {n} (person who relates stories to an audience)  :: vypravěč {m}
stout {adj} (obstinate) SEE: obstinate  ::
stove {n} (heated greenhouse) SEE: hothouse  ::
stove {n} (heater)  :: kamna, pec {f}
stovepipe hat {n} (stovepipe hat) SEE: top hat  ::
stowaway {n} (person who hides on a ship, train, etc.)  :: černý pasažér {m}
strabismus {n} (defect of vision)  :: šilhavost {f}
straight {adj} (direct, truthful, frank)  :: přímý {m}
straight {adj} (not crooked or bent)  :: přímý {m}
straight {adj} (undiluted)  :: čistý {m}
straight {adv} (in a forward direction)  :: přímo
straight {n} (five cards in sequence)  :: postupka {f}
straight {n} (heterosexual) SEE: heterosexual  ::
straight {n} (part of a racecourse or running track that is not curved)  :: rovinka {f}
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} (variant of living species)  :: kmen {m}
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 the eastern tip of Sicily and the southern tip of mainland Italy)  :: Messinská úžina {f}
strand {n} (beach)  :: pláž {f}
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} (foreigner)  :: cizinec {m}
stranger {n} (person whom one does not know)  :: neznámý {m}
strangle {v} (to kill someone by strangulation)  :: uškrtit, dávit
strangle {v} (to stifle or suppress an action)  :: potlačit
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)  :: Štrasburg {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} (art of using similar techniques in politics or business)  :: strategie {f}
strategy {n} (in game theory)  :: strategie {f}
strategy {n} (plan of action)  :: strategie {f}
strategy {n} (science and art of military command)  :: strategie {f}
stratosphere {n} (region of the uppermost atmosphere)  :: stratosféra {f}
straw {adj} (made of straw)  :: slaměný
straw {n} (a dried stalk of a cereal plant)  :: sláma {f}
straw {n} (dried stalks considered collectively)  :: sláma {f}
straw {n} (drinking straw) SEE: drinking straw  ::
strawberry {adj} (flavour)  :: jahodový
strawberry {n} (fruit)  :: jahoda {f}
strawberry {n} (plant)  :: jahodník {m}, jahoda {f} [colloquial]
strawberry tree {n} (the European plant Arbutus unedo)  :: planika {f}
straw hat {n} (a hat made from woven straw)  :: slamák {m}
stray {v} (to wander from a direct course)  :: bloudit
strayed {adj} (Who has lost his way) SEE: stray  ::
stream {n} (any steady flow or succession of material)  :: proud, tok
stream {n} (small river)  :: potok {m}
street {n} (paved part of road in a village or a town)  :: ulice {f}
streetcar {n} (tram) SEE: tram  ::
street child {n} (street urchin) SEE: street urchin  ::
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
strength tester {n} (high striker) SEE: high striker  ::
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}
strife {n} (violent conflict)  :: svár {m}
strike {n} (work stoppage)  :: stávka {f}
strike {v} (to impress, seem, appear)  :: připadnout
strike through {v} (to partly obliterate by drawing a line over) SEE: cross out  ::
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} (computing: sequence of characters)  :: řetězec {m}
string {n} (long, thin structure made from twisted threads)  :: provázek {m}, šňůra {f}
string {n} (stringed instrument) SEE: stringed instrument  ::
string bass {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass  ::
stringed {adj} (having strings)  :: strunný, strunový
stringency {n} (a rigorous imposition of standards)  :: přísnost {f}
string instrument {n} (musical instrument that produces sound by strings) SEE: stringed instrument  ::
strip {n} (long, thin piece of material)  :: pruh {m}
strip {n} (short for striptease; see also translations for striptease)  :: striptýz {m}
strip {n} (street with multiple shopping or entertainment possibilities)  :: třída {f}, bulvár {m}
strip {n} (strip steak) SEE: strip steak  ::
stripe {n} (long straight region of a colour)  :: pruh {m}
striped {adj} (having stripes, decorated or marked with bands differing in color)  :: proužkovaný
striped alder {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
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 struggle in opposition)  :: čelit {impf}
strive {v} (to try to achieve)  :: usilovat, snažit se {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 pen or pencil)  :: tah {m}
stroke {n} (loss of brain function arising when the blood supply to the brain is suddenly interrupted)  :: mrtvice {f}, mozková mrtvice {f}
stroke {n} (streak made with a brush)  :: tah {m}
stroke {n} (time when a clock strikes)  :: úder {m}, bití {n}
stroke {v} (to move one's hand or an object over the surface of)  :: hladit
stroller {n} (seat on wheels)  :: kočárek {m}
strong {adj} (capable of producing great physical force)  :: silný {m}
strongbox {n} (sturdy box with a lock) SEE: safe  ::
strongly connected component {n} (subgraph)  :: silně souvislá komponenta {f}
strongman game {n} (high striker) SEE: high striker  ::
strong nuclear interaction {n} (strong nuclear interaction)  :: silná jaderná interakce {f}
strong point {n} (excellent characteristic or ability) SEE: forte  ::
strontium {n} (chemical element)  :: stroncium
strop {n} (bad mood) SEE: bad mood  ::
strop {n} (strap)  :: obtahovací řemen {m}
structural formula {n} (chemistry)  :: strukturní vzorec {m}
structuralism {n}  :: strukturalismus {m}
structure {n} (cohesive whole built up of distinct parts)  :: struktura
structured {adj} (having structure; organized)  :: strukturovaný {m}
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}
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}
stud {n} (type of poker) SEE: stud poker  ::
student {n} (person enrolled at a university)  :: student {m}
student {n} (person who studies an academic subject)  :: student {m}, studentka {f}
student {n} (schoolchild) SEE: schoolchild  ::
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 {n} (artwork)  :: studie {f}
study {n} (examination) SEE: examination  ::
study {n} (mental effort to acquire knowledge)  :: studium {n}
study {n} (room)  :: studovna {f}, pracovna {f}
study {v} (to acquire knowledge)  :: studovat, učit se {impf}
study {v} (to revise/review materials)  :: studovat
study {v} (to take a course)  :: studovat
stumble {v} (to trip or fall)  :: zakopnout
stumbling-block {n} (stumbling block) SEE: stumbling block  ::
stump {n} (drawing: artist's tool)  :: těrka {f}
stump {n} (remains of something that has been cut off)  :: pařez {m}, pahýl {m}
stun {v} (to incapacitate)  :: omráčit, ochromit {pf}
stun {v} (to shock or surprise)  :: zaskočit
stunning {adj} (beautiful, pretty)  :: okouzlující, nádherný
stunning {adj} (having an effect that stuns)  :: ohromující, omračující, ochromující
stunt {n} (dangerous feat)  :: kaskadérství {n}
stuntman {n} (one who performs stunts)  :: kaskadér {m}
stupid {adj} (lacking in intelligence)  :: hloupý {m}
stupidity {n} (act that is stupid)  :: hloupost {f}
stupidity {n} (property of being stupid)  :: hloupost {f}
sturgeon {n} (fish of family Acipenseridae)  :: jeseter {m}
stutter {n} (speech disorder)  :: koktání {n}
stutter {v} (to speak with spasmodic repetition)  :: koktat
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} (connector between ovary and stigma)  :: čnělka {f}
style {n} (manner of doing things)  :: styl {m}, sloh {m}
stylish {adj} (Having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress)  :: stylový, elegantní
stylist {n} (designer) SEE: designer  ::
stylist {n} (hairdresser) SEE: hairdresser  ::
stylistics {n} (study of literary style)  :: stylistika {f}
stylus {n} (pen for writing on touch-sensitive screen)  :: stylus {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
sub {n} (a submarine)  :: ponorka {f}
sub- {prefix} (under, beneath)  :: sub-, pod-
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}
subclass {n} (computing)  :: podtřída {f}
subclass {n} (taxonomy)  :: podtřída {f}
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} (in a manner that lacks conscious awareness)  :: podvědomě
subcutaneous {adj} (Pertaining to the fatty layer under the skin)  :: podkožní
subdirectory {n} (directory located inside another directory)  :: podadresář {m}
subexpression {n} (expression that is a part of a larger one)  :: podvýraz {m}
subformula {n} (formula that is a part of another one)  :: podformule {f}
subgraph {n} (section of a graph of network)  :: podgraf {m}
subgroup {n} (group-theoretical group within a larger group)  :: podgrupa {f}
subgroup {n} (group within a larger group)  :: podskupina {f}
subheading {n} (heading subdividing a subject)  :: podnadpis {m}
subject {n} (citizen in a monarchy)  :: poddaný {m}
subject {n} (in grammar)  :: podmět {m}
subject {n} (particular area of study)  :: předmět {m}
subjective {adj} (based upon subjective feelings or intuition)  :: subjektivní
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}
sub-lieutenant {n} (officer above a midshipman)  :: nadporučík {m}
sublimate {v} (psychoanalysis)  :: sublimovat
sublimate {v} (to change from solid to gas)  :: 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
subnormal {adj} (computing theory: denormal) SEE: denormal  ::
subordinate {adj} (submissive to or controlled by authority)  :: podřízený {m}
subordinate {v} (to make subservient)  :: podřídit
subproduct {n} (byproduct) SEE: byproduct  ::
subscribe {v} (to promise to contribute)  :: zapsat se
subscribe {v} (to sign up to receive a publication)  :: předplatit si
subscribe {v} (to write underneath)  :: 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 order of place)  :: následující
subsequent {adj} (following in time)  :: následující
subsequently {adv} (subsequently)  :: následně
subservient {adj} (Obsequiously submissive)  :: patolízalský {m}
subservient {adj} (Useful in an inferior capacity)  :: podřízený {m}, podlézavý
subset {n} (mathematics: of a 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}
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
subspecies {n} (rank in taxonomy)  :: poddruh {m}
substance {n} (matter)  :: látka {f}
substance {n} (theology: hypostasis) SEE: hypostasis  ::
substance abuse {n} (overindulgence in a drug)  :: zneužívání návykových látek
substantial {adj} (corporeal)  :: hmotný
substantial {adj} (essential)  :: podstatný
substantial {adj} (having good substance)  :: bytelný
substantial {adj} (large in size, quantity or value)  :: podstatný
substantial {adj} (not seeming or imaginary)  :: opravdový
substantial {adj} (real, having to substance)  :: hmotný
substantive {adj} (substantival) SEE: substantival  ::
substantive law {n} (area of law)  :: hmotné právo {n}
substitute {n} (a replacement or stand-in)  :: náhrada {f}, náhradník {m}
substitute {v} (to use in place of something else, with the same function)  :: nahradit
substitute teacher {n} (supply teacher) SEE: supply teacher  ::
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]
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}
suburb {n} (area on the periphery of a city or large town)  :: předměstí {n}
suburban {n} (relating to outskirts of a city)  :: předměstský {m}
subvariety {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification)  :: pododrůda {f}
subvention {n} (subsidy) SEE: subsidy  ::
subvertisement {n} (piece of subvertising) SEE: subvert  ::
subway {n} (underground railway)  :: metro {n}, podzemní dráha {f}
subzero {adj} (sub-zero) SEE: sub-zero  ::
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} (passing of royal power)  :: následnictví {n}
succession {n} (sequence arranged in order)  :: posloupnost {f}
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}
succuba {n} (a female demon or fiend) SEE: succubus  ::
succumb {v} (to die)  :: podlehnout
succumb {v} (to yield to an overpowering force or overwhelming desire)  :: podlehnout
such {determiner} (like this, that, these, those; 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 {n} (sycophant) SEE: sycophant  ::
suck {v} (to use the mouth to pull in (liquid etc))  :: sát, nasávat
sucker {n} (lollipop) SEE: lollipop  ::
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 {adj} (happening quickly and with little or no warning)  :: náhlý {m}
sudden {n} (surprise) SEE: surprise  ::
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 Canal {prop} (canal)  :: Suezský průplav {m}
suffer {v} (To endure, undergo)  :: trpět
suffer {v} (to feel pain)  :: trpět
suffer {v} (to undergo hardship)  :: trpět
suffering {adj} (experiencing pain)  :: trpící
suffering {n} (condition)  :: utrpení {n}
sufficient {adj} (adequate to wants)  :: dostatečný, dostačující, postačující
sufficiently {adv} (in a sufficient manner)  :: dostatečně
suffix {n} (letters or sounds added at the end of a word to modify the word's meaning)  :: přípona {f}
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to die due to insufficient oxygen supply to the body)  :: udusit se
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to suffer from severely reduced oxygen intake to the body)  :: dusit 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
suffragist {n} (suffragette) SEE: suffragette  ::
sugar {n} (generic term for sucrose, glucose, fructose, etc)  :: cukr {m}
sugar {n} (sucrose from sugar cane or sugar beet and used to sweeten food and drink)  :: 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}
sugarfree {adj} (sugar-free) SEE: sugar-free  ::
sugar pea {n} (mangetout) SEE: mangetout  ::
sugar substitute {n} (food additives)  :: umělé sladidlo {n}
suggest {v} (to ask for without demanding)  :: navrhnout
suggestion {n} (act of suggestion)  :: návrh {m}
suggestion {n} (something suggested)  :: návrh {m}
suggillation {n} (livor mortis) SEE: livor mortis  ::
suicidal {adj} (pertaining to suicide)  :: sebevražedný {m}
suicide {n} (instance of killing oneself)  :: sebevražda {f}
suicide {n} (person killing oneself)  :: sebevrah {m}
suit {n} (card games: set of cards distinguished by color and emblems)  :: barva {f}
suit {n} (full set of armour)  :: výzbroj {f}
suit {n} (full set of sails)  :: oplachtění {n}
suit {n} (law: lawsuit)  :: proces {m}, soudní pře {f}
suit {n} (pursuit, chase) SEE: pursuit  ::
suit {n} (pursuit of love interest)  :: námluvy {f-p}, dvoření {n}
suit {n} (regular order; succession)  :: pořadí {n}, následnictví {n}
suit {n} (single garment that covers the whole body)  :: kombinéza {f}
suit {n} (slang: person who wears matching jacket and trousers, especially a hierarchical superior)  :: bílý límeček {m}
suit {n} (suit of clothes)  :: oblek {m}
suit {v} (to be fitted to)  :: vyhovovat
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} (inorganic chemistry: any salt of sulfuric acid)  :: síran {m}
sulfate {n} (organic chemistry: any ester of sulfuric acid)  :: síran {m}
sulfide {n} (any compound of sulfur and a metal or electropositive element or group)  :: sulfid {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  ::
sulfur trioxide {n} (the compound SO3)  :: oxid sírový {m}
sulk {v} (to express ill humor or offense by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn)  :: trucovat
sulky {adj} (gloomy)  :: mrzutý {m}
sulphur dioxide {n} (the compound SO2) SEE: sulfur dioxide  ::
sulphuric acid {n} (H2SO4)  :: kyselina sírová {f}
sulphurous acid {n} (sulphurous acid) SEE: sulfurous acid  ::
sulphur tuft {n} (Hypholoma/Naematoloma fasciculare) SEE: sulfur tuft  ::
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 {n} (summary) SEE: summary  ::
sum {n} (summit) SEE: summit  ::
sum {v} (give a summary of) SEE: summarize  ::
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} (summarise) 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} (gathering of leaders)  :: summit {m}
summit {n} (peak, top of mountain)  :: vrchol {m}, vrcholek {m}
summon {v} (law: to order someone to appear in court)  :: předvolat
summon {v} (to ask someone to come)  :: přivolat
summon {v} (to call people together)  :: svolat
summons {n} (notice summoning someone to appear in court)  :: předvolání {n}
sum up {v} (sum up) SEE: summarize  ::
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 {prop} (the star around which the Earth revolves)  :: 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}
sunbed {n} (tanning device) SEE: tanning bed  ::
sunblock {n} (sunscreen) SEE: sunscreen  ::
sundae {n} (dessert)  :: zmrzlinový pohár
Sunday {n} (day of the week)  :: neděle {f}
sunderling {adv} (separately) SEE: separately  ::
sundial {n} (simple timekeeping device which makes use of sunlight)  :: 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}
sunrose {n} (rockrose) SEE: rockrose  ::
sunscreen {n} (a form of sunblock)  :: opalovací krém {m}, krém na opalování {m}
sunset {n} (changes in color of sky at sunset)  :: západ slunce {m}
sunset {n} (time of day)  :: západ {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} (change in color of sky) SEE: sunrise  ::
sunup {n} (time of day) SEE: sunrise  ::
superb {adj} (of the highest quality; exceptionally good)  :: znamenitý, vynikající, jedinečný
supercell {n} (severe thunderstorm)  :: supercela {f}
superclass {n} (class that passes attributes and methods)  :: nadtřída {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} (form of adjective expressing "most")  :: superlativ {m}
superlative {n} (highest degree of something)  :: superlativ
supermajority {n} (qualified majority) SEE: qualified majority  ::
superman {n} (übermensch)  :: nadčlověk {m}
supermarket {n} (chain of stores)  :: obchodní řetězec {m}
supermarket {n} (store)  :: supermarket {m}
supernatural {adj} (above nature)  :: nadpřirozený
supernova {n} (exploding star)  :: supernova {f}
supernumerary {n} (person in a play or movie with a minimal part) SEE: walk-on  ::
superordinate {adj} (greater in degree, rank or position)  :: nadřazený
superordinate {n} (that which is superordinate)  :: nadřízený {m}
superpower {n} (fictional extraordinary ability)  :: superschopnost {f}
superpower {n} (sovereign state)  :: supervelmoc {f}, velmoc {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} (greater than the speed of sound)  :: nadzvukový
supersonic {adj} (ultrasonic) SEE: ultrasonic  ::
superstition {n} (a set of beliefs that future 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} (dinner at night)  :: večeře {f}
supper {n} (food before going to bed)  :: večeře {f}
supper hour {n} (all senses) SEE: dinnertime  ::
suppertime {n} (all senses) SEE: dinnertime  ::
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 {n} (act of supplying)  :: nabídka {f}
supply {n} (amount supplied)  :: zásoba {f}
supply {v} (to provide, make available for use)  :: poskytnout
supply and demand {n} (economic model of pricing)  :: nabídka a poptávka {f}
support {n} (answers and resolution of problems)  :: podpora {f}
support {n} (financial or other help)  :: podpora {f}
support {n} (something which supports)  :: podpěra {f}
support {v} (to help, particularly financially)  :: podporovat
support {v} (to keep from falling)  :: podpírat
support {v} (to provide help regarding something sold)  :: podporovat
supported {adj} (having supporters)  :: podporovaný
supported {adj} (helped or aided)  :: 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
suppression order {n} (gag order) SEE: gag order  ::
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)  :: supremum {n}
sura {n} (chapter of the Qur'an)  :: súra {f}
sure {adj} (certain, reliable)  :: jistý
surety {n} (certainty) SEE: certainty  ::
surface {n} (up-side of a flat object)  :: povrch {m}
surface car {n} (streetcar) SEE: streetcar  ::
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}
surf riding {n} (surfing) SEE: surfing  ::
surge {n} ((electricity) electrical spike)  :: špička {f}, náraz {m}
surge {n} ((nautical) swell of the sea)  :: vzedmutí {n}, příval {m}
surge {n} (sudden transient rush or flood)  :: příval {m}, nápor {m}, poryv {m}
surgeon {n} (doctor who performs surgery)  :: chirurg {m}
surgery {n} (medical specialty)  :: chirurgie {f}
surgery {n} (procedure involving major incisions)  :: operace {f}, lékařský zákrok {m}, chirurgický zákrok {m}
surgery {n} (room or department where surgery is performed)  :: chirurgie {f}
surge suppressor {n} (surge protector) SEE: surge protector  ::
surgical {adj} (of or relating to surgery)  :: chirurgický
Suriname {prop} (country)  :: Surinam {m}
surjection {n} (function of "many-to-one" mapping relationship)  :: surjekce {f}
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} (feeling that something unexpected has happened)  :: překvapení {n}
surprise {n} (something not expected)  :: překvapení {n}
surprise {v} (cause (someone) to feel surprise)  :: překvapit
surprised {adj} (caused to feel surprise)  :: překvapený {m}
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
surroundings {n} (area surrounding someone or something)  :: okolí {n}
surroundings {n} (parts not within the system)  :: okolí {n}
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} (especially sensitive)  :: náchylný {m}
susceptible {adj} (likely to be affected by)  :: náchylný {m}
sushi {n} (Japanese dish)  :: suši
suslik {n} (Spermophilus or Citellus)  :: sysel {m}
suspect {adj} (viewed with suspicion)  :: podezřelý {m}
suspect {n} (person suspected of something)  :: podezřelý {m}
suspect {v} (believe to be guilty)  :: podezřívat, podezírat
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} (stocking supporter) SEE: garter  ::
suspenders {n} (trouser supporter) SEE: suspender  ::
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}
Swabia {prop} (historical region of Germany)  :: Švábsko {n}
Swabian {n} (person)  :: Šváb {m}
swag {n} (SWAG) SEE: SWAG  ::
Swahili {prop} (language)  :: svahilština {f}
swallow {n} (amount swallowed)  :: hlt {m}, lok {m}
swallow {n} (bird)  :: vlaštovka {f}
swallow {v} (to believe or accept)  :: spolknout [informal]
swallow {v} (to cause to pass from the mouth into the stomach)  :: polknout, spolknout
swallow {v} (to make muscular contractions of the oesophagus)  :: polykat
swallow {v} (to take in, to consume)  :: spolknout [informal]
swamp {n} (type of wetland)  :: bažina {f}, bahno {n}
swamp holly {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
swan {n} (waterfowl of the genus Cygnus)  :: labuť {f}
swanling {n} (baby swan, young swan) SEE: cygnet  ::
swan song {n} (a final performance)  :: labutí píseň
swap {n} (exchange)  :: výměna {f}
swap {n} (finance: derivative)  :: swap {m}
swap {v} (exchange or give (something) in exchange for)  :: vyměnit, prohodit
swarm {n} (large number of insects)  :: roj {m}
swarm {v} (to move as a swarm)  :: hemžit se
swarm {v} (to teem, or be overrun with insects)  :: hemžit se, být plný
swarm spore {n} (zoospore) SEE: zoospore  ::
swarthy {adj} (dark) SEE: dark  ::
swarthy {adj} (dark-skinned) SEE: dark-skinned  ::
swarthy {adj} (dusky) SEE: dusky  ::
swarthy {adj} (tawny) SEE: tawny  ::
swastika {n} (a cross with arms of equal length all bent halfway along at a 90° angle)  :: svastika {f}
swathe {n} (swath) SEE: swath  ::
Swaziland {prop} (Kingdom of Swaziland)  :: Svazijsko {n}
swear {v} (to curse, to use offensive language)  :: klít
swear {v} (to take an oath)  :: přísahat
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
sweating {n} (bodily process)  :: pocení
sweatshirt {n} (loose shirt)  :: mikina {f}
swede {n} (plant)  :: tuřín {m}
swede {n} (turnip) SEE: turnip  ::
swede {n} (yellow root of Brassica napus)  :: tuřín {m}
Swede {n} (Swedish person)  :: Švéd {m}, Švédka {f}
Sweden {prop} (Scandinavian country)  :: Švédsko {n}
Swedish {adj} (of or pertaining to Sweden)  :: švédský {m}
Swedish {prop} (language)  :: švédština {f}
sweep {n} (chimney sweep) SEE: chimney sweep  ::
sweep {v} (to clean using a broom or brush)  :: zametat {impf}, zamést {pf}
sweepstake {n} (lottery)  :: loterie {f}
sweet {adj} (containing a sweetening ingredient)  :: slazený
sweet {adj} (having a helpful disposition)  :: milý, ochotný
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant smell)  :: voňavý
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant sound)  :: melodický
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant taste)  :: sladký
sweet {adj} (having a pleasing disposition)  :: milý, příjemný
sweet {adj} (having a taste of sugar)  :: sladký {m}
sweet {adj} (not decaying, rancid, sour, spoiled, or stale)  :: čerstvý
sweet {adj} (not having a salty taste)  :: sladký
sweet {adj} (of a wine: retaining a portion of sugar)  :: sladký
sweet {n} (basic taste sensation induced by sugar) SEE: sweetness  ::
sweet {n} (food eaten for dessert) SEE: dessert  ::
sweet {n} (sugary confection)  :: sladkost {f}
sweet {n} (sweetheart) SEE: sweetheart  ::
sweet dreams {n} (sweet dreams)  :: sladké sny
sweeten {v} (to make sweet to the taste)  :: sladit
sweetener {n} (food additive)  :: sladidlo {m}
sweet gale {n} (Myrica gale) SEE: gale#Etymology 3  ::
sweet gum {n} (tree)  :: ambroň
sweetheart {n} (a person very much liked or loved by someone else)  :: miláček {m}
sweetheart {n} (darling) SEE: darling  ::
sweetly {adv} (in a sweet or pleasant manner)  :: sladce
sweetness {n} (condition of being sweet or sugary)  :: sladkost {f}
sweet potato {n} (tuber)  :: povijnice batátová
sweet potato {n} (yam) SEE: yam  ::
sweetshop {n} (shop selling predominantly confectionery)  :: cukrárna {f}
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}
swiftness {n} (state of being swift) SEE: quickness  ::
swill {n} (mixture of solid and liquid food scraps)  :: pomeje {p}
swim {n} (act or instance of swimming)  :: plavání {n}
swim {v} (move through water)  :: plavat {impf} [abstract], plout {impf} [concrete]
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}
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} (contemptible person)  :: svině {f}
swine {n} (pig) SEE: pig  ::
swine fever {n} (pathology)  :: mor prasat {m}
swine influenza {n} (swine flu) SEE: swine flu  ::
swing {n} (hanging seat)  :: houpačka {f}
swing {v} (to rotate about an off-centre fixed point)  :: houpat se
swinging {n} (sexual practice)  :: grupensex {m}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Swiss language(s) or Swiss dialect(s))  :: švýcarský {m}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Switzerland)  :: švýcarský {m}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to the Swiss people)  :: švýcarský {m}
Swiss {n} (Swiss person)  :: Švýcar {m}
Swiss Army knife {n} (type of pocket knife)  :: švýcarský nůž {m}
switch {n} (command line notation)  :: přepínač {m}
switch {n} (device to turn electric current on and off)  :: vypínač {m}
switch {n} (movable section of railroad track)  :: výhybka {f}
switch {n} (networking device)  :: přepínač {m}
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 {v} (to exchange)  :: vyměnit
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 {n} (infatuation) SEE: infatuation  ::
swoon {v} (to faint)  :: omdlít
sword {n} (weapon)  :: meč {m}
swordfish {n} (Xiphias gladius)  :: mečoun
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}
Sydenham's chorea {n} (neurological disease)  :: Sydenhamova chorea {f}
Sydney {prop} (language) SEE: Dharuk  ::
syllabize {v} (syllabify) SEE: syllabify  ::
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}
symbiotic {adj} (biology: living together)  :: symbiotický {m}
symbol {n} (character or glyph)  :: symbol {m}
symbol {n} (object meant to represent another)  :: symbol {m}
symbol {v} (symbolize) SEE: symbolize  ::
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} (ability to share the feelings of another; empathy)  :: empatie {f}
sympathy {n} (feeling of pity or sorrow for the suffering or distress of another)  :: soustrast {f}, soucit {m}
symphony {n} (piece of orchestral music)  :: symfonie {f}
symptom {n} (indicators and characteristics of the presence of something else)  :: příznak {m}
synaesthesia {n} (physiological or psychological phenomenon)  :: 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 {n} (synchronization) SEE: synchronization  ::
sync {v} (synchronize) SEE: synchronize  ::
synchronic {adj} (relating to the study of a language at only one point in its history)  :: synchronní
synchronisation {n} (synchronisation) SEE: synchronization  ::
synchronize {v} (cause two events to have coordinated timing)  :: synchronizovat
synchronous {adj} (at the same time)  :: synchronní
synchrony {n} (synchronicity) SEE: synchronicity  ::
syncline {n} (concave upward fold) SEE: synclinal  ::
syncope {n} (loss of consciousness)  :: mdloba {f}
syncope {n} (missed beat or off-beat stress)  :: synkopa {f}
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
syngas {n} (synthesis gas) SEE: synthesis gas  ::
synod {n} (ecclesiastic council or meeting)  :: synod {m}, synoda {f}
synonym {n} (in botanical nomenclature)  :: synonymum {n}
synonym {n} (in zoological nomenclature)  :: synonymum {n}
synonym {n} (word with same meaning as another)  :: synonymum {n}, slovo souznačné {n}
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}
syntactician {n} (expert in syntax)  :: syntaktik {m}
syntagmatarchy {n} (square formation of 256 soldiers) SEE: syntagma  ::
syntax {n} (study of the structure of phrases and sentences)  :: syntax {f}, syntaxe {f}
syntaxis {n} (syntax) SEE: syntax  ::
syntaxis {n} (syntaxy) SEE: syntaxy  ::
synthesis {n} (formation of something complex or coherent)  :: syntéza {f}
synthesizer {n} (music: an electronic keyboard instrument)  :: syntezátor {m}
synthetic {adj}  :: syntetický {m}
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}
Syr Darya {prop} (river)  :: Syrdarja
Syria {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Sýrie {f}
Syriac {prop} (language)  :: syrština {f}
Syrian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Syria, the Syrian people or the Syrian language)  :: syrský
Syrian {n} (A person from Syria or of Syrian descent)  :: Syřan {m}
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} (carried out using a planned, ordered procedure)  :: systematický
systematic {adj} (methodical, regular and orderly)  :: systematický
systematic {adj} (of, or relating to taxonomic classification)  :: taxonomický
systematic {adj} (of, relating to, or being a system)  :: systémový
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}
Szczecin {prop} (city in Poland)  :: Štětín {m}
Szlachta {prop} (nobility of Poland, Slovakia and Lithuania)  :: šlachta {f}