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Wałbrzych {prop} (city in southwest Poland) :: Valbřich, Valdenburk
wacky {adj} (zany) SEE: zany ::
Wadden Sea {prop} (Wadden Sea) :: Waddenzee
waddle {v} (To walk with short steps, tilting the body from side to side) :: kolébat se
wadi {n} (a valley, gully, or stream-bed in northern Africa and southwest Asia that remains dry except during the rainy season) :: vádí {n}
wafer {n} (biscuit) :: oplatka {f}
wafer {n} (religious token) :: hostie {f}
waffle {n} (flat pastry) :: vafle {f}
waffle {v} (vacillate) SEE: vacillate ::
wag {n} (witty person) :: šibal {m}
wage {n} (money paid to a worker) :: mzda {f}
wager {n} (a stake; a pledge) :: sázka {f}
wager {v} (put up as collateral) :: vsadit {pf}
waggon {n} (wagon) SEE: wagon ::
Wagnerian {adj} (of or characteristic of Richard Wagner) :: wagnerovský
wagon {n} (4-wheeled cart, see also: cart) :: vůz {m}
wagtail {n} (various small passerine birds) :: konipas
Wahhabism {prop} (branch of Sunni Islam) :: wahhábismus {m}
waist {n} (part of the body between the pelvis and the stomach) :: pas {m}
waistcoat {n} (a sleeveless, collarless garment) :: vesta {f}
wait {v} (delay until some event) :: čekat {impf}
wait {v} (to serve customers) :: obsluhovat
wait {v} (transitive: delay until) SEE: await ::
waiter {n} (a server in a restaurant or similar) :: číšník {m}
wait for {v} (wait) SEE: wait ::
waiting list {n} (ordered list of people waiting to obtain a good or service) :: pořadník {m}
waiting room {n} (room) :: čekárna {f}
waitlist {n} (waiting list) SEE: waiting list ::
waitress {n} (female waiter) :: číšnice {f}
wake {v} (to stop sleeping) :: vzbudit se, probudit se
wake {v} (to make somebody stop sleeping) :: vzbudit, probudit
wake up {v} (to (become) awake) :: probudit se, vzbudit se
Waldemar {prop} (male given name) :: Valdemar
Wales {prop} (a constituent nation of the UK) :: Wales {m}
walk {v} (to move on the feet) :: jít, chodit
walk {v} (to travel a distance by walking) :: jít
walk {n} (trip made by walking) :: procházka {f}
walker {n} (person who walks) :: chodec {m}
walkie-talkie {n} (portable radio) :: vysílačka {f}
walking {n} (gerund of walk) :: chůze {f}, chození {n}
walking cane {n} (walking stick) SEE: walking stick ::
walking stick {n} (cane) :: hůl {f}
wall {n} (defensive rampart) :: hradba {f}, stěna {f}
wall {n} (structure built for defense surrounding an area) :: zeď {f}, stěna {f}
wall {n} (substantial structure acting as side or division in a building) :: zeď {f}, stěna {f}
wall {n} (impediment to free movement) :: bariéra {f}
wall {n} (anatomy, zoology, botany: divisive or containing structure) :: stěna {f}
wallaby {n} (Any of several species of Marsupial) :: klokan wallaby {m}
Wallachia {prop} (region in Romania) :: Valašsko {n}
Wallachia {prop} (region in Moravia) :: Valašsko
Wallachian {n} (person from Wallachia or of Wallachian descent) :: Valach {m}
Wallachian {adj} (related to Wallachia) :: valašský {m}
wallcreeper {n} (Tichodroma muraria) :: zedníček
wallet {n} (case for keeping money) :: peněženka {f}
wallpaper {n} (decorative paper for walls) :: tapeta {f}
wallpaper {n} (computing: image used to cover a desktop) :: tapeta {f}
walls have ears {proverb} (be careful about what you say) :: stěny mají uši
wall socket {n} (electricity power point) :: zásuvka {f}
walnut {n} (tree) :: ořešák {m}
walnut {n} (nut) :: vlašský ořech {m}
walnut {n} (wood) :: vlašský ořech {m}
walrus {n} (large Arctic marine mammal) :: mrož {m}
Walter {prop} (male given name) :: Valtr {m}
waltz {n} (a ballroom dance) :: valčík {m}
Wanda {prop} (female given name) :: Vanda
wander {v} (to move without purpose or destination) :: toulat se
wander {v} (to commit adultery) :: zahnout {pf} [informal]
wander {v} (of the mind, to lose focus or clarity of argument or attention) :: toulat se
wander {n} (act or instance of wandering) :: toulka {f}
wanderer {n} (one who wanders) :: tulák {m}, nomád {m}
wandering albatross {n} (Diomedea exulans) :: albatros stěhovavý {m}
waning {adj} (becoming weaker or smaller) :: mizející, vytrácející se
waning {adj} (of the lunar phase) :: ubývající
wannabe {n} (someone who wishes something but lacks the qualifications) :: rádoby
want {v} (desire) :: chtít {impf}
want {v} (lack) SEE: lack ::
waqf {n} (inalienable endowment for charity) :: vakf
war {n} (conflict involving organized use of arms) :: válka {f}, vojna {f} [archaic, arms], boj {m} [fight]
war {n} (rhetorical: campaign against something) :: boj {m}
war {n} (card game) :: válka {f}
warbler {n} (bird of the Sylviidae family) :: pěnice {f}
war bride {n} (woman) :: válečná nevěsta
war crime {n} (offense for violations of the law of war) :: válečný zločin {m}
war criminal {n} (person guilty of a war crime) :: válečný zločinec {m}
ward {n} (Mormonism: subdivision of church) :: sbor
ward {n} (part of a hospital where patients reside) :: oddělení {n}
ward {n} (minor looked after by a guardian) :: svěřenec {m}
ward off {v} (to parry, or turn aside) :: odrazit
wardrobe {n} (lavatory) SEE: toilet ::
wardrobe {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
wardrobe {n} (movable furniture for storing clothes) :: šatník {m}, šatní skříň {f}, skříň {f}
wardrobe {n} (costume department) :: šatna {f}
wardrobe {n} (collection of clothing) :: šatník {m}
warehouse {n} (A place for storing large amounts of products) :: sklad {m}
warhead {n} (part of a missile, projectile, torpedo, rocket, or other munition) :: bojová hlavice {f}
warlock {n} (male magic-user) :: černokněžník {m}, čaroděj {m}
warm {adj} (having a temperature slightly higher than usual) :: teplý
warm {adj} (being something that causes warmth) :: teplý
warm {adj} (caring, of relation to another person) :: vřelý {m}
warm {v} (to make or keep warm) :: ohřát, zahřát
warmly {adv} (in a manner maintaining warm temperature) :: teple
warmly {adv} (in a friendly manner) :: vřele
warmonger {n} (one who advocates war) :: válečný štváč {m}
warmth {n} (moderate heat; sensation of being warm) :: teplo
warm up {v} (to reheat food) :: ohřát
warm-up {n} (The act of exercising or stretching in preparation for strenuous activity) :: rozcvička {f}
warn {v} (to make someone aware of impending danger) :: varovat
warning {n} (instance of warning someone) :: varování {n}
warning {n} (something spoken or written that is intended to warn) :: varování {n}
warp {n} (threads running lengthwise) :: osnova {f}
warpath {n} (course of action that leads to hostility) :: válečná stezka {f}
warrant {v} (to guarantee) :: ručit
warrant {v} (to justify) SEE: justify ::
warranty {n} (legal: an agreement which states that the goods or property in question will be in exactly the same state as promised) :: garance {f}
warring {adj} (engaged in war; belligerent) :: válčící
warrior {n} (person actively engaged in battle, conflict or warfare) :: bojovník {m}, válečník {m}
Warsaw {prop} (capital city of Poland) :: Varšava {f}
Warsaw Pact {prop} (military alliance) :: Varšavská smlouva {f}
warship {n} (ship built or armed for naval combat) :: válečná loď {f}
Warsovian {adj} (Varsovian) SEE: Varsovian ::
Warsovian {n} (Varsovian) SEE: Varsovian ::
wart {n} (type of growth occurring on the skin) :: bradavice {f}
warthog {n} (a species of wild pig) :: prase bradavičnaté {n}
wash {v} (to clean with water) :: mýt (dishes), prát (laundry)
washable {adj} (capable of being washed without being damaged) :: omyvatelný
washbasin {n} (basin used for washing, sink) :: umyvadlo {n}
washboard {n} (board to do laundry) :: valcha {f}
washcloth {n} (cloth used to wash) :: žínka {f}
washer {n} (something that washes) :: pračka {f} [for laundry], myčka {f} [for dishes]
washer {n} (person who washes for a living) :: pradlena {f}
washer {n} (flat disk) :: podložka {f}
washing machine {n} (machine that washes clothes) :: pračka {f}
Washington {prop} (name) :: Washington {m}
Washington, D.C. {prop} (federal capital of the United States of America) :: Washington, D.C. {m}
washing-up liquid {n} (the substance used to wash dishes) :: prostředek na mytí nádobí {m}, jar {m}
washroom {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
wash up {v} (wash one's hands and/or face (US)) :: umýt ruce
wash up {v} (clean utensils, dishes, etc.) SEE: do the dishes ::
wasp {n} (insect) :: vosa {f}
waste {n} (useless products, garbage) :: odpad {m}
wasteland {n} (region with no remaining resources; desert) :: pustina {f}
wasteland {n} (barren and uninteresting place) :: pustina {f}
wastepaper {n} (unwanted paper that has been discarded) :: makulatura {f}
waste sorting {n} (separation of waste) :: třídění odpadu
waste time {v} (allow time to elapse in an unproductive manner) :: plýtvat časem, mrhat časem
watch {n} (portable or wearable timepiece) :: hodinky {f-p}
watch {n} (particular time period) :: hlídka {f}
watch {n} (person or group of people who guard) :: hlídka {f}
watch {n} (group of sailors and officers) :: hlídka {f}
watch {v} (to look at for a period of time) :: dívat se {impf}, hlídat {impf}, sledovat {impf}
watch {v} (to observe) :: dívat se {impf}, sledovat {impf}
watch {v} (to attend or guard) :: hlídat
watch {v} (to be wary) :: dávat pozor
watcher {n} (guard) SEE: guard ::
watchmaker {n} (person who repairs (and originally made) watches) :: hodinář {m}, hodinářka {f}
watchman {n} (guard) :: hlídač {m}
watch over {v} (to guard and protect) :: bdít
water {n} (mineral water) SEE: mineral water ::
water {n} (clear liquid H₂O) :: voda {f}
water {n} (one of the basic elements) :: voda
water {v} (to pour water into the soil surrounding (plants)) :: zalít, zalévat
water {v} (to provide (animals) with water) :: napájet
water cannon {n} (device shooting water) :: vodní dělo {n}
water carrier {n} (Aquarius) SEE: Aquarius ::
water clock {n} (device for measuring time) :: vodní hodiny {f}
water closet {n} (room with a toilet) SEE: toilet ::
water closet {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
watercolor {n} (a painting technique) SEE: watercolour ::
watercolor {n} (an artwork) SEE: watercolour ::
watercolor {n} (any paint used in this method) SEE: watercolour ::
watercolor {adj} (pertaining to the methods or products of watercolor) SEE: watercolour ::
watercolour {n} (painting) :: akvarel {m}
watercress {n} (Nasturtium officinale) :: potočnice {f}, řeřicha {f}, potočnice lékařská
watercress {n} (Nasturtium microphyllum) :: potočnice {f}
water diviner {n} (water diviner) SEE: dowser ::
water dog {n} (water dog) :: vodní pes {m}
waterfall {n} (flow of water over the edge of a cliff) :: vodopád {m}
waterfall {n} (waterfall-like outpouring) :: vodopád {m}
water gauge {n} (glass column) :: Vodoznak
water gun {n} (toy gun used to shoot water) SEE: squirt gun ::
water hemlock {n} (plant in the genus Cicuta) SEE: cowbane ::
watering can {n} (utensil for watering plants) :: konev {f}, konev na vodu {f}
watering pot {n} (watering can) SEE: watering can ::
water lily {n} (Any members of Nymphaeaceae) :: leknín {m}
water line {n} (line of water along a ship) :: čára ponoru {f}
waterline {n} (line on the hull of a ship) :: čára ponoru {f}
watermark {n} (translucent design impressed on paper) :: vodotisk {m}, vodoznak {m}, průsvitka {f}, filigrán {m}
watermelon {n} (plant) :: vodní meloun {m}
watermelon {n} (fruit) :: vodní meloun {m}
water meter {n} (device for measuring water volume usage) :: vodoměr {m}
water oak {n} (tree) :: dub černý {m}
water pipe {n} (tobacco smoking device) :: vodní dýmka {f}
water pistol {n} (toy gun used to shoot water) SEE: squirt gun ::
water plantain {n} (Alisma) :: žabník {m}
water pollution {n} (water pollution) :: znečištění vody {n}
waterproof {adj} (made or covered with material that doesn't let water in) :: vodotěsný
water rail {n} (Rallus aquaticus) :: chřástal vodní {m}
water scooter {n} (recreational watercraft) :: vodní skútr {m}
watershed {n} (boundary between adjacent catchment basins) :: rozvodí {n}
watershed {n} (drainage basin) SEE: drainage basin ::
water skiing {n} (water sport) :: vodní lyžování {n}
water slide {n} (a recreational slide with water flowing down it) :: tobogán
water table {n} (level underground) :: hladina podzemní vody {f}
watertight {adj} (tightly made) :: vodotěsný {m}
water vole {n} (Old World vole) :: hryzec vodní {m}
waterworks {n} (the water supply system of a town etc., including reservoirs, pumps and pipes) :: vodovod {m}
watt {n} (derived unit of power) :: watt
watt-hour {n} (unit of electrical energy equal to the power of one watt in use for one hour) :: watthodina {f}
waulk {v} (full) SEE: full ::
wave {n} (moving disturbance, undulation) :: vlna {f}
wavefunction {n} (notion in quantum mechanics) :: vlnová funkce {f}
wavelength {n} (the length of a single cycle of a wave) :: vlnová délka {f}
waver {v} (to be indecisive between choices; to feel or show doubt or indecision; to vacillate) :: váhat {impf}
wax {n} (oily, water-resistant substance) :: vosk {m}
wax {v} (apply wax to) :: voskovat
wax {n} (beeswax) SEE: beeswax ::
wax {n} (earwax) SEE: earwax ::
waxbill {n} (bird) :: astrild
waxwing {n} (songbird of genus Bombycilla) :: brkoslav {m}
way {adv} (very) SEE: very ::
way {adv} (far) SEE: far ::
way {n} (road, direction, path) :: cesta {f}
way {n} (method or manner) :: způsob {m}
way {adv} (much) SEE: much ::
wayfarer {n} (traveller) :: poutník {m}, pocestný {m}
way of life {n} (style of living) :: způsob života {m}
Way of the Cross {n} (series of images) :: křížová cesta {f}
way too {adv} :: velmi
WC {initialism} (abbreviation for water closet) :: WC {n}
we {pron} (the speakers, or the speaker(s) and other person(s) not being addressed (exclusive we: he or she or they and I)) :: my
weak {adj} (lacking in force or ability) :: slabý {m}
weak {adj} (dilute, lacking in taste or potency) :: slabý {m}
weak {adj} (physics: one of the four fundamental forces associated with nuclear decay) :: slabý {m}
weaken {v} (to make weaker) :: oslabit
weakling {n} (person of weak or even sickly physical constitution) :: slaboch {m}
weakling {n} :: slaboch {m}
weakness {n} (condition of being weak) :: slabost {f}
weakness {n} (special fondness) :: slabost {f}
weak nuclear interaction {n} (fundamental interaction) :: slabá jaderná interakce {f}
wealth {n} (riches; valuable material possessions) :: bohatství {n}
wealth {n} (great amount; an abundance or plenty, usually of money) :: bohatství {n}
wean {v} (to cease giving milk) :: odstavit
wean {v} (to cease to depend on the mother for nourishment) :: odvyknout; odvyknout, odnaučit se
wean {v} (to cease to depend) :: odnaučit {pf}
weapon {n} (instrument of attack or defense in combat) :: zbraň {f}
weapon of mass destruction {acronym} (weapon causing large-scale death or destruction) :: zbraň hromadného ničení {f}
wear {v} (to have on (clothes)) :: mít na sobě, mít, nosit {impf}
wear {v} (to diminish due to use) :: opotřebit se
wear {n} (damage) :: opotřebení
weariness {n} (exhaustion, fatigue or tiredness) :: vyčerpanost {f}
weariness {n} (a lack of interest or excitement) :: otupělost {f}
wear rose-colored glasses {v} (to be excessively optimistic) :: vidět svět přes růžové brýle
weary {adj} (tired, fatigued) :: unavený {m}, vyčerpaný {m}, znavený {m}
weary {adj} (having one's patience exhausted; sick) :: znechucený {m}, otrávený {m}, mající něčeho dost, mající něčeho plné zuby, majicí něčeho po krk
weary {adj} (expressive of fatigue) :: utahaný {m}, udřený {m}
weary {adj} (tiresome) :: otravný {m}, dotěrný {m}
weary {v} (to make weary) :: otrávit {pf}, znechutit {pf}
weary {v} (to become weary) :: znechutit se {pf}
weasel {n} (least weasel, Mustela nivalis) :: lasice {f}
weather {adj} (state of the atmosphere) :: počasí {n}
weather {v} (to expose to weather) :: nechat zvětrat, zvětrat
weather {v} (to endure an event) :: přečkat, přestát
weather {adj} (situation) SEE: situation ::
weather forecast {n} (prediction of future weather) :: předpověď počasí {f}
weave {v} (to form something by passing strands of material over and under one another) :: tkát
weave {v} (to spin a cocoon or a web) :: tkát
weaver {n} (one who weaves) :: tkadlec {m}, tkadlena {f}
weaving {n} (process of making woven material) :: tkaní {n}
web {n} (spiderweb) SEE: spiderweb ::
web application {n} (computer application) :: webová aplikace {f}
web browser {n} (a computer program used to navigate the World Wide Web) :: webový prohlížeč {m}, prohlížeč {m}
webcam {n} (video camera viewed over a network) :: webkamera
weber {n} (derived unit of magnetic flux) :: weber {m}
web hosting {n} (service) :: webhosting {m}
webinar {n} (interactive seminar conducted via the World Wide Web) :: webinář {m}
weblog {n} (blog) SEE: blog ::
web page {n} (a single page in a website) :: webová stránka {f}
wedding {n} (marriage ceremony) :: svatba {f}
wedge {n} (simple machine) :: klín {m}
wedge {n} (typography: háček) SEE: háček ::
wedgie {n} (prank in which a person's underpants are pulled up sharply) :: zářez {m}
Wednesday {n} (day of the week) :: středa {f}
wee {adj} (small, little) :: malý
wee {n} :: moč {f}, čuránky, chcanky; čůrání {n}
wee {v} :: čůrat {impf}, chcát {impf}
weed {n} (cigar) SEE: cigar ::
weed {n} (the weed) SEE: tobacco ::
weed {n} (unwanted plant) :: plevel {m}
weed {n} (slang: marijuana) :: tráva {f} [slang]
weed {v} (to remove weeds from) :: plít
week {n} (period of seven days) :: týden {m}
weekend {n} (break in the working week) :: konec týdne {m}, víkend {m}
weekly {adv} (once every week) :: týdně
weekly {adv} (every week) :: týdně
weekly {n} (publication that is published once a week) :: týdeník
weep {v} (to cry, shed tears) :: plakat {impf}, brečet {impf}
wee-wee {n} :: pinďour {m} [male]
weigh {v} (to determine the weight of an object) :: vážit, zvážit
weigh {v} (to weigh out) :: zvážit, navážit
weigh {v} (to determine the intrinsic value or merit of an object) :: zvážit, uvážit
weigh {v} (to have a certain weight) :: vážit {impf}
weigh {v} (nautical: to raise an anchor) :: vytáhnout kotvu, zvednout kotvu
weight {n} (physics: mass) SEE: mass ::
weight {n} (force due to gravity) :: tíha {f}, váha {f}
weight {n} (object to make something heavier) :: závaží {n}
weighted {adj} (in statistics) :: vážený
weightlessness {n} (having zero weight) :: beztížnost {f}
weightlifter {n} (person who uses weights) :: vzpěrač {m}
weightlifting {n} (sport in which competitors lift heavy weights) :: vzpírání {n}
Weimar {prop} (city) :: Výmar {m}
Weimar Republic {prop} (Germany between 1919 and 1933) :: Výmarská republika {f}
weir {n} (adjustable dam) :: jez {m}
weird {adj} (having an unusually strange character or behaviour) :: divný, zvláštní
weird {adj} (deviating from the normal; bizarre) :: divný, zvláštní
weirdo {n} (strange person) :: podivín {m}
welcome {adj} (whose arrival is a cause of joy) :: vítaný
welcome {interj} (greeting given upon someone's arrival) :: vítáme tě, [singular/informal] vítej, vítáme vás, [plural/formal] vítejte
welcome {v} (affirm or greet the arrival of someone) :: vítat
welcome {v} (to accept willingly) :: vítat {impf}
weld {v} (to join materials (especially metals) by applying heat) :: svářet {impf}
welder {n} (one who welds) :: svářeč {m}
welfare {n} (health, safety, well-being, happiness and prosperity) :: blaho {n}
welfare state {n} (social system in which the state takes overall responsibility for the welfare of its citizens) :: sociální stát {m}
welfare state {n} (country in which such a system operates) :: sociální stát {m}
welkin {n} (sky) SEE: sky ::
well {adv} (accurately; competently) :: dobře
well {adv} (completely; fully) :: dobře
well {adv} (to a significant degree) :: dobře
well {adj} (in good health) :: zdravý {m}
well {interj} (used to introduce a statement that may be contrary to expectations) :: no
well {interj} (used in conversation to fill space) :: no
well {n} (hole sunk into the ground) :: studna {f} [for water], vrt {m} [for oil]
well {n} (spring) :: studánka {f}
well {v} (to issue forth) :: prýštit
well-balanced {adj} (properly balanced; in equilibrium) :: vyvážený, rovnovážný, vybalancovaný
well-balanced {adj} (mentally stable and free from psychological disorder) :: vyrovnaný
well done {interj} (exclamation of praise) :: výborně, velmi dobře
well-established {adj} (well-known) SEE: well-known ::
Wellington {prop} (capital of New Zealand) :: Wellington {m}
Wellington boot {n} (Wellington boot) SEE: Wellington boots ::
Wellington boots {n} (waterproof rubber boot) :: gumovka {f} [colloquial]
well-known {adj} (familiar, widely known) :: dobře známý, pověstný
well-nigh {adv} (almost) :: takřka
well, well, well {interj} (indicating consideration) :: ale, ale, ale
wels catfish {n} (Silurus glanis) :: sumec {m}
Welsh {adj} (of or pertaining to Wales) :: velšský {m}
Welsh {adj} (of or pertaining to the Welsh language) :: velšský {m}
Welsh {n} (language) :: velština {f}
Welsh {n} (collectively, people of Wales) :: Velšané {m-p}
Welshman {n} (native or inhabitant of Wales) :: Velšan {m}, Walesan {m}
weltanschauung {n} (worldview) SEE: worldview ::
weltschmerz {n} (world-weariness) :: světabol {m}
Wenceslas {prop} (male given name) SEE: Wenceslaus ::
Wenceslaus {prop} (male given name) :: Václav
Wend {n} (Slav) SEE: Slav ::
Wendish {adj} (Sorbian) SEE: Sorbian ::
Wendish {prop} (Sorbian) SEE: Sorbian ::
werewolf {n} (wolflike human) :: vlkodlak {m}
Weser {prop} (river in Germany) :: Vezera {f}
west {n} (compass point) :: západ {m}
west {adj} (western) :: západní
west {adj} (occidental) :: západní
West Bank {prop} (territory) :: Západní břeh Jordánu {m}
West Bengal {prop} (state) :: Západní Bengálsko {n}
western {adj} (pertaining to the west) :: západní
Western {adj} (of, situated in, or related to the West) SEE: western ::
Western {n} (work of a genre dealing with Old West) SEE: western ::
western barn owl {n} (Tyto alba) :: sova pálená {f}
western capercaillie {n} (Tetrao urogallus) :: tetřev hlušec {m}
Western Europe {prop} (Western Europe) :: západní Evropa {f}
Western European {adj} (Western European) :: západoevropský
Western European {n} (Western European person) :: Západoevropan {m}
western osprey {n} (Pandion haliaetus) SEE: osprey ::
Western Sahara {prop} (a territory in northern Africa) :: Západní Sahara {f}
Western Wall {prop} (ancient wall in Jerusalem, remnant of the Jewish Second Temple) :: Zeď nářků {m}, Západní zeď {m}
West German {adj} (from or pertaining to West Germany) :: západoněmecký
Westminster Abbey {prop} (large Gothic church) :: Westminsterské opatství {n}
Westminster Cathedral {prop} (chuerch) :: Westminsterská katedrála {f}
Westphalia {prop} (former province of Germany) :: Vestfálsko {n}
Westphalian {adj} (pertaining to Westphalia or its people and culure) :: vestfálský
Westphalian {n} (someone from Westphalia) :: Vestfálec {m}
West Punjab {prop} (province in Pakistan) :: Paňdžáb {m}
West Slavic {prop} (of or relating to the West Slavs) :: západoslovanský
West Virginia {prop} (state of the United States of America) :: Západní Virginie
wet {adj} (of an object: covered with or impregnated with liquid) :: mokrý, vlhký
wet {adj} (sexually aroused, having a moistened vulva) :: vlhká {f}
wet blanket {n} (someone who takes the fun out of a situation or activity) :: suchar {m}
wet dream {n} (ejaculation or orgasm while asleep) SEE: nocturnal emission ::
wether {n} (castrated ram) :: skopec {m}
wetland {n} (land that is covered mostly with water, with occasional marshy and soggy areas) :: mokřad {m}
wet nurse {n} (woman hired to suckle another woman's child) :: kojná {f}
wet one's whistle {v} (to have a drink) :: svlažit volátko {pf}
wet season {n} (rainy season) SEE: rainy season ::
wetsuit {n} (close fitting, insulating garment) :: neopren {m}
whale {n} (large sea mammal) :: velryba {f}
whale {v} (hunt for whales) :: velrybařit
whaler {n} (person who hunts whales) :: velrybář {m}
whaling {n} (practice of hunting whales) :: lov velryb {m}
wharf {n} (man-made landing place) :: přístaviště {n}
what {pron} (what? (interrogative pronoun)) :: co
what {pron} (relative pronoun: that which; those that; the thing that) :: co
what {adv} (such) :: jaký
what {interj} (expression of surprise) :: cože?
what {determiner} (which) :: jaký
what {determiner} (how much! (in an exclamation)) :: jaký
what a pity {phrase} (used to express regret) :: to je škoda
what are you doing {phrase} (what are you doing) :: [formal] co děláte?, [informal] co děláš?
whatchamacallit {n} (any object the actual name of which the speaker does not know or cannot remember) :: tentononc {m}
what does XX mean {phrase} (what does XX mean?) :: co znamená XX?
whatever {determiner} (anything) :: cokoli
what for {n} (An unspecified punishment or rebuke) :: co proto
what goes around comes around {proverb} (actions have consequences) :: jak se do lesa volá, tak se z lesa ozývá
whath {determiner} (which ordinal number) SEE: whatth ::
what is that {phrase} (what is that?) :: co je to?
what is your name {phrase} (what is your name?) :: jak se jmenuješ? [informal], jak se jmenujete? [formal]
what languages do you speak {phrase} (what languages do you speak?) :: jaké jazyky ovládáte?, kterými jazyky se domluvíte?
what number {adv} (what number, which (in a numbered series)) :: kolikátý
whatth {n} (which ordinal number) :: kolikátý
what the fuck {phrase} (An intensive form of what) :: Co to kurva? [vulgar]
what time is it {phrase} (what is the time of day?) :: kolik je hodin?
wheat {n} (grain) :: pšenice {f}
wheatear {n} (various passerine birds) :: bělořit
wheedle {v} (cajole) :: přemluvit {pf}, přesvěčit {pf}
wheedle {v} (obtain by guile or trickery) :: vymámit, vyloudit {pf}
wheel {n} (a circular device facilitating movement or transportation) :: kolo {n}
wheel {n} (steering wheel and its implied control of a vehicle) SEE: steering wheel ::
wheel and axle {n} (simple machine) :: kolo na hřídeli {n}
wheelbarrow {n} (small cart) :: kolečko {n}
wheelchair {n} (chair) :: invalidní vozík {m}
wheelhouse {n} (compartment for navigating) :: kormidelna {f}
wheel of Fortune {prop} (Tarot card) :: kolo štěstí {n}
wheelwright {n} (person who builds and repairs wheels) :: kolářství {m}, kolář {m}
wheeze {n} (piping or whistling sound caused by difficult respiration) :: sípání {n}, pískot {m}
wheeze {n} (exaggerated whisper) :: sípání {n}
wheeze {v} (breathe hard) :: sípat, pískat
when {adv} (direct question) :: kdy
when {adv} (indirect question) :: kdy
when {conj} (at what time) :: kdy
when {conj} (at such time as) :: když
when {conj} (as soon as) ::
when {conj} (at a time in the past) :: když
when {pron} (what time; which time) :: kdy
when {n} (the time) :: kdy
whence {adv} (from where; from which place or source) :: odkud
whenever {conj} (when) SEE: when ::
whenever {conj} (at any time that) :: kdykoliv
when Hell freezes over {adv} (never) :: až peklo zamrzne
when in Rome {proverb} (adjust to local customs) SEE: when in Rome, do as the Romans do ::
when in Rome, do as the Romans do {proverb} (behave as those around do) :: jiný kraj, jiný mrav [the customs vary in different regions], kdo chce s vlky býti, musí s nimi výti
when pigs fly {adv} (never, expressed by an idiom) :: až kohout vejce snese [rare], až naprší a uschne, na svatého Dyndy, až půjde žid z pouti
when push comes to shove {phrase} (when the pressure is on) :: když dojde na lámání chleba
when the cat's away {proverb} (People take advantage of the absence of authority) :: když je kocour pryč (elipsis of Když je kcour pryč, myši mají pré.)
when the cat's away the mice will play {proverb} (in the absence of a controlling entity, subordinates will take advantage of circumstances) :: když není kocour doma, myši mají pré
where {conj} (at or in which place) :: kde, odkud [where from]
where {conj} (to which place or situation) :: kam
where {conj} (legal: in the situation in which) :: kde
where {adv} (at or in what place) :: kde
where {adv} (to what place) :: kam
where {adv} (from what place) :: odkud
where {adv} (in what situation) :: kde
where {pron} (the place in which) :: kde
where {n} (the place in which something happens) :: kde
whereafter {adv} (translation) :: načež
where are we {phrase} (where are we) :: kde to jsme?
where are you {phrase} (where are you?) :: kde jseš? [informal], kde jsi? [formal]
where are you from {phrase} (in which country or region were you born or raised) :: [formal] odkud jste, [informal] odkud jsi
whereas {conj} (but in contrast; whilst on the contrary…) :: zatímco, kdežto, přičemž
whereas {conj} (it being the case that…) :: poněvadž, ježto, vzhledem k tomu, že
whereby {adv} (by which) :: čím, čímž, jímž
where does this bus go {phrase} (where does this bus go) :: kam jede tento autobus?
where does this train go {phrase} (where does this train go) :: kam jede tento vlak?
where do you live {phrase} (where do you live?) :: kde bydlíte? [formal], kde bydlíš? [informal]
wherefore {conj} (because of which) :: pročež
where is the toilet {phrase} (where is the toilet?) :: kde je zachód?
wherenot {n} (wherever) SEE: wherever ::
where there is a will there is a way {phrase} (if someone wants or wills something strongly enough, a way can be found) :: když se chce, všechno jde, kdo chce, hledá způsoby, kdo nechce, hledá důvody, kde je vůle, tam je cesta
wherever {conj} (in any place, anywhere) :: kdekoli, kamkoli
wherewithal {n} (the ability and means to accomplish some task) :: prostředky {m-p}
where you at {phrase} (where are you) SEE: where are you ::
whether {conj} (introducing indirect questions) :: zda, zdali
whether {conj} (if, whether or not) :: zda, zdali
whether {conj} (introducing adverbial clause; no matter whether or not) ::
whey {n} (liquid remaining after milk has been curdled) :: syrovátka {f}
which {determiner} ((interrogative) what, of those mentioned or implied) :: který {m}, jaký
which {determiner} ((relative) the one(s) that) :: který
which {pron} ((interrogative) what one or ones) :: který {m}
which {pron} ((relative) who, whom, what) :: který
whichever {determiner} (any number of a group) :: kterýkoliv {m}
while {n} (uncertain duration of time, a period of time) :: chvíle {f}
while {conj} (during the same time that) :: zatímco
while {conj} (although) :: byť
while {conj} (until) SEE: until ::
whim {n} (fanciful impulse) :: rozmar {m}
whinchat {n} (Saxicola ruberta) :: bramborníček
whine {v} (to utter a whine) :: kňourat
whip {n} (rod or rope) :: bič {m}
whip {v} (to hit with a whip) :: bičovat
whip {v} (to mix food in a rapid aerating fashion) :: šlehat
whip {n} (whipped cream) SEE: whipped cream ::
whipped cream {n} (thick cream that has had air incorporated into it by rapid beating) :: šlehačka {f}
whirlpool {n} (swirling body of water) :: vír {m}
whirlwind {n} (a violent windstorm of limited extent characterised by an inward spiral motion of the air) :: smršť {f}
whisk {n} (quick, light sweeping motion) :: mrsknutí {n}
whisk {n} (kitchen utensil) :: metla {f}
whisk {n} (bunch of twigs or hair etc, used as a brush) :: věchet {f}
whisk {v} (to move something with quick light sweeping motions) :: smést
whisk {v} (in cooking, to whip e.g. eggs or cream) :: šlehat
whisker {n} (hair of the beard) :: vous {m}
whisker {n} (long projecting hair at the sides of the mouth of a cat) :: vous {m}
whisker {n} ((colloquial) very small distance between two things) :: fous {m}
whiskey {n} (alcoholic drink) :: whisky {f}
whisky {n} (whiskey) SEE: whiskey ::
whisper {n} (act of speaking in a quiet voice) :: šepot {m}
whisper {v} (to talk in a quiet voice) :: šeptat {impf}
whist {n} (card game) :: whist {m}
whistle {n} (device used to make a whistling sound) :: píšťala {f}, píšťalka {f}
whistle {v} (to produce a whistling sound) :: pískat {impf}
whistle {n} (slang: a suit) SEE: suit ::
whistle-blower {n} (one who reports a problem or violation to the authorities) :: informátor {m}
white {n} (color/colour) :: bílá
white {n} (Caucasian person) :: běloch {m}, běloška {f}
white {n} (albumen) :: bílek {m}
white {n} (white of the eye) :: bělmo
white {n} (common name for the Pieris genus of butterflies) :: bělásek
white {n} (street name for cocaine) :: sníh
white {n} (white wine) SEE: white wine ::
white {adj} (bright and colourless) :: bílý {m}
white {adj} (of or relating to Caucasians) :: bílý, bělošský
white bear {n} (polar bear) SEE: polar bear ::
white blood cell {n} (cytology: a type of blood cell that is involved with an immune response) :: bílá krvinka {f}
whiteboard {n} (large vertical writing area) :: [any colour] tabule {f}, bílá tabule {f}
white clover {n} (Trifolium repens) :: jetel plazivý {m}
white dwarf {n} (white dwarf star) :: bílý trpaslík {m}
white fir {n} (Abies concolor) :: jedle ojíněná
whitefish {n} (beluga) SEE: beluga ::
white hole {n} (singularity) :: bílá díra {f}
White House {prop} (the official residence of the President of the United States of America) :: Bílý dům {m}
white iron {n} (kind of cast iron that contains carbon as cementite) :: bílá litina {f}
white man {n} (Caucasian) SEE: Caucasian ::
white noise {n} (random signal with flat power spectral density) :: bílý šum {m}
white oak {n} (Quercus alba) :: dub bílý {m}
white owl {n} (Tyto alba) SEE: western barn owl ::
white petrolatum {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly ::
white roe {n} (milt) SEE: milt ::
White Russian {n} (Belarusian person) SEE: Belarusian ::
White Russian {n} (Belarusian language) SEE: Belarusian ::
white sauce {n} (mayonnaise) SEE: mayonnaise ::
white sauce {n} (béchamel sauce) SEE: béchamel sauce ::
White Sea {prop} (a sea to the northwest of Russia) :: Bílé moře
white space {n} (white area between written characters and graphic regions on a produced page) :: bílé místo {n}
white space {n} (single character or series of characters) :: bílý znak {m}, bílé znaky {m-p}
white-tailed eagle {n} (Haliaeetus albicilla) :: orel mořský {m}
white wagtail {n} (bird in the wagtail family) :: konipas bílý {m}
white whale {n} (a cetacean, Delphinapterus leucas) SEE: beluga ::
white wine {n} (light coloured wine) :: bílé víno {n}
whither {adv} (to which place) :: kam
whiz {n} (urination) SEE: urination ::
whiz {v} (urinate) SEE: urinate ::
who {pron} (who? (interrogative pronoun)) :: kdo
who {pron} (who (relative pronoun)) :: který {m}, kteří {p}
whole {adj} (entire) :: celý {m}, úplný
whole {n} (something complete) :: celek {m}
wholemeal {adj} (containing or made from the whole grain) :: celozrnný
whole number {n} (integer) SEE: integer ::
whole number {n} (natural number) SEE: natural number ::
wholesale {n} (sale of products, often in large quantities, to retailers or other merchants) :: velkoobchod {m}
wholesale {adj} (of or relating to sale in bulk or large quantity) :: velkoobchodní
wholesaler {n} (person or company that sells goods wholesale to retailers) :: velkoobchodník {m}
wholesome {adj} (sound and healthy) :: zdravý
wholly {adv} (to the fullest extent) SEE: completely ::
whom {pron} (what person; object of a verb (accusative)) :: koho, kterého
whom {pron} (what person or people, object of a preposition (dative)) :: komu, kterému
whom {pron} (relative pronoun) :: jemuž, jehož, komu, koho, kterého
whoopee {v} (spontaneous expression of delight or joy) :: jupí
whooping cough {n} (a contagious disease) :: černý kašel {m}
whopper {n} (outrageous lie) :: nehorázná lež
whore {n} (prostitute) :: děvka {f}, kurva {f}, běhna {f}, nevěstka {f}, šlapka {f}
whore {v} (to pimp) SEE: pimp ::
whoremaster {n} (pimp) SEE: pimp ::
whoremonger {n} (frequent customer of whores) :: kurevník {m}
whorl {n} (circle of three or more leaves, flowers, or other organs.) :: přeslen {m}
whose {determiner} (of whom (interrogative)) :: čí
whose {determiner} (of whom (relative)) :: jehož {m} {n} jejíž {f} jejichž {p}
whose {determiner} (of which (relative)) :: jehož {m} {n} jejíž {f} jejichž {p}
who watches the watchers {phrase} (concern about whether the law is enforced on those who enforce the law) :: kdo pozoruje pozorovatele
why {adv} (for what reason) :: proč
why {adv} :: proč
wick {n} (the porous cord that draws up liquid fuel for burning) :: knot
wicked {adj} (evil or mischevous) :: podlý
wicked {adj} (slang: awesome) :: hustý
wicked {adv} (slang: very) :: děsně
widdershins {adv} (anticlockwise, counter-clockwise) :: proti směru hodinových ručiček
widdle {v} (urinate) SEE: urinate ::
wide {adj} (having a large physical extent from side to side) :: široký
wide {adv} (extensively) :: široko ("široko daleko" = "far and wide")
widely {adv} (commonly, generally) :: široce, široko
widely {adv} (separated by a large distance) :: daleko
widen {v} (to make wider) :: rozšířit
widget {n} (unnamed, unspecified, or hypothetical manufactured good or product) :: věcička {f}, udělátko {n}, udělátor {m}
widow {n} (woman whose spouse has died) :: vdova
widow {n} (woman whose husband is often away) :: slaměná vdova {f}
widower {n} (a man whose spouse has died and who has not remarried) :: vdovec {m}
width {n} (measurement of something from side to side) :: šířka {f}
Wiener schnitzel {n} (veal cutlet) :: vídeňský řízek
wife {n} (married woman) :: manželka {f}, žena {f}
wifebeater {n} (singlet) SEE: singlet ::
Wi-Fi {n} (computing: wireless data communication standard) :: bezdrátové připojení {n}, Wi-Fi {f} {n}
wig {n} (head of artificial hair) :: paruka {f}
wigeon {n} (a kind of duck) :: hvízdák
Wikipedia {prop} (online encyclopedia) :: Wikipedie {f}
Wikipedian {n} (a person who uses, edits, or contributes to Wikipedia) :: wikipedista {m}, wikipedistka {f}
Wiktionary {prop} (the collaborative project; a particular version of this project written in a certain language) :: Wikislovník {m}
wild {adj} (not domesticated or tamed) :: divoký {m}
wild boar {n} (Sus scrofa) :: divočák {m}, kanec {m}, prase divoké {n}
wild cat {n} (Felis silvestris) SEE: wildcat ::
wild cat {n} (Lynx rufus) SEE: bobcat ::
wildcat {n} (Felis silvestris) :: kočka divoká {f}
wildcat {n} (Felix rufus) SEE: bobcat ::
wildebeest {n} (gnu) SEE: gnu ::
wilderness {n} (uncultivated tract of land) :: divočina {f}
wildfire {n} (Greek fire) SEE: Greek fire ::
wild goose {n} (species of wildlife goose) :: husa velká
wild service tree {n} (Sorbus torminalis) :: jeřáb břek {m}
wild turkey {n} (Meleagris gallopavo) :: krocan divoký
Wilhelmina {prop} (female form of William) :: Vilemína {f}
will {v} (indicating future action) :: Use the future perfective or use the future of být + imperfective infinitive
will {n} (act of choosing to do something; conscious intent or volition) :: vůle {f}
will {n} (legal document) :: závěť {f}, poslední vůle {f}
will {v} (To bequeath) :: odkázat
willet {n} (Tringa semipalmata) :: vodouš břehoušovitý
William {prop} (male given name) :: Vilém {m}
willing {adj} (ready to do something that is not a matter of course) :: ochotný {m}
willingness {n} (state of being willing) :: ochota {f}
will o' the wisp {n} (strange light) :: bludička
willow {n} (tree) :: vrba {f}
willow grouse {n} (Lagopus lagopus) :: bělokur rousný {m}
willow ptarmigan {n} (Lagopus lagopus) SEE: willow grouse ::
willpower {n} (strength of will) :: síla vůle {f}
willy-nilly {adv} (whether desired or not) :: chtě nechtě, volky nevolky
willy-nilly {adv} (seemingly at random, haphazardly) :: nahodile
will you marry me {phrase} (marriage proposal) :: vezmeš si mě
Wilson's disease {prop} (autosomal-recessive genetic disorder) :: Wilsonova choroba {f}
wily {adj} (sly, cunning) :: prohnaný
wimp {n} (someone who lacks confidence) :: slaboch {m}, padavka {m}, třasořitka {m}
win {v} (transitive: achieve victory in) :: vítězit {impf}, zvítězit {pf}, vyhrát {pf}
win {v} (intransitive: achieve by winning) :: zvítězit, vyhrát
win {n} (individual victory) :: výhra {f}
wind {n} (movement of air) :: vítr {m}
wind {v} (to introduce by insinuation) SEE: insinuate ::
wind back {v} (to wind towards the beginning) :: přetočit
windbreaker {n} (thin outer coat) :: šusťákovka {f}, větrovka {f}
windcheater {n} (a heavy weatherproof jacket) SEE: windbreaker ::
windflower {n} (Anemone nemorosa) SEE: wood anemone ::
windhover {n} (common kestrel) SEE: common kestrel ::
wind instrument {n} (type of musical instrument) :: dechový nástroj {m}
windlass {n} (winch) :: rumpál {m}
windle {n} (redwing) SEE: redwing ::
windles {n} (windlass) SEE: windlass ::
windmill {n} (machinery) :: větrný mlýn {m}
windmill {n} (structure) :: větrný mlýn {m}
window {n} (opening for light and air) :: okno {n}
window {n} (period of time) :: okno {n}
window {n} (area on a computer screen) :: okno {n}
window {n} (shop window) SEE: shop window ::
windowpane {n} (piece of glass filling a window) :: okenní tabule {f}
windowsill {n} (the horizontal member protruding from the base of a window frame) :: okenní parapet {m}, parapet {m}
windpipe {n} (anus) SEE: anus ::
windpipe {n} (trachea) :: průdušnice {f}
windscreen {n} (windshield) SEE: windshield ::
windscreen wiper {n} (a device to clear a windscreen) SEE: windshield wiper ::
windshield {n} (screen located in front of a vehicle to protect from wind and weather) :: přední sklo {n}
windshield wiper {n} (device to clear a windshield) :: stěrač {m}
windsurfing {n} (a marine sport) :: windsurfing {m}
wind-up {adj} (needing to be wound up in order to function) :: natahovací
windy {n} (fart) SEE: fart ::
windy {adj} (orally verbose) SEE: long-winded ::
windy {adj} (accompanied by wind) :: větrný {m}
windy {adj} (unsheltered and open to the wind) :: větrný {m}
wine {n} (alcoholic beverage made from grapes) :: víno {n}
wine {n} (alcoholic beverage made from other fruit or vegetables) :: víno
winegrower {n} (person or company that makes wine) :: vinař {m}
winery {n} (a place where wine is made, or a company that makes wine) :: vinařství {n}
wing {n} (part of an animal) :: křídlo {n}
wing {n} (panel of a car which encloses the wheel area) :: blatník {m}
wing {v} (to fly) SEE: fly ::
wing {v} (to throw) SEE: throw ::
wingspan {n} (the distance from left wingtip to right) :: rozpětí křídel {n}
wink {v} (To blink with only one eye as a message, signal, or suggestion) :: mrkat
wink {v} (To twinkle) :: blikat
wink {n} (a blink) :: mrknutí {n}
winkle {n} (gastropod) SEE: periwinkle ::
winner {n} (one who has won or often wins) :: vítěz {m}
Winnie the Pooh {prop} (the fictional bear) :: medvídek Pů {m}
winnow {v} (to separate the heavier and lighter with a current of air) :: rozvívat
winnow {n} (something that winnows) :: fukar {m}, čistící stroj {m}
winnower {n} (a person who winnows) :: fukar {m}
win over {v} (to persuade) SEE: persuade ::
winter {n} (fourth season, marked by short days and lowest temperatures) :: zima {f}
wintergreen {n} (evergreen) SEE: evergreen ::
winter solstice {n} (the moment when the hemisphere is most inclined away from the sun) :: zimní slunovrat {m}
winter sport {n} (sport played on ice or snow) :: zimní sport {m}
wintertide {n} (wintertime) SEE: wintertime ::
wintertime {n} (the season of winter) :: zimní čas
wintry {adj} (suggestive or characteristic of winter; cold, stormy) :: mrazivý, ledový
wipe {v} (remove surface substance) :: utírat {impf}, utřít {pf}
wipe {v} (erase a computer disk) :: vymazat {pf}
wipe out {v} (to erase) :: vymazat
wire {n} (thin thread of metal) :: drát {m}
wire {n} (informal: telegraph) SEE: telegraph ::
wire {n} (informal: message transmitted by telegraph) SEE: telegram ::
wireless {adj} (not having any wires) :: bezdrátový
wiretap {n} (covert connection) :: štěnice {f}
Wisconsin {prop} (state of the United States of America) :: Wisconsin {m}
wisdom {n} (element of personal character) :: moudrost {f}
wisdom tooth {n} (rearmost molar in humans) :: zub moudrosti {m}, moudrák {m} [colloquial]
wise {adj} (showing good judgement) :: moudrý {m}
wisely {adv} (in a wise manner) :: moudře
wisent {n} (The European bison, Bison bonasus) :: zubr {m}
wish {n} (desire) :: přání {n}
wish {v} (to hope for an outcome) :: přát si, přát
wishable {adj} (desirable) SEE: desirable ::
wishful thinking {n} (illusion that what one would like is true) :: zbožné přání {n}
wit {n} (mind; sanity) :: rozum {m}
wit {n} (Ability to think quickly) :: vtip {m}, důvtip {m}
wit {n} (Spoken humour, particularly that thought of quickly) :: vtip {m}, humor {m}
wit {n} (intelligence) SEE: intelligence ::
witch {n} (person who uses magic) :: čarodějnice {f}
witch {n} (derogatory: ugly or unpleasant woman) :: čarodějnice {f}
witchcraft {n} (the practice of witches) :: čarodějnictví {n}
witch doctor {n} (someone believed to heal through magic) :: šaman {m}
witchgrass {n} (couch grass) SEE: couch grass ::
witching hour {n} (hour after midnight, when witches were thought to be active) :: hodina duchů {f}
with {prep} (against) :: s, se, proti
with {prep} (in the company of) :: s, se
with {prep} (in addition to) :: s, se
with {prep} (in support of) :: s, se
with {prep} (expressing manner) :: [instrumental case]
with {prep} (by means of) :: [instrumental case], s, se
with {prep} (as nourishment) :: na
with a grain of salt {adv} (with common sense and skepticism) :: rezerva {f}
withdraw {v} (pull back) :: stáhnout
withdrawal symptom {n} (symptom associated with the discontinuance of a drug) :: absťák
withe {n} (twig or shoot) :: houžev {f}
wither {v} ((intransitive) shrivel, droop, dry up) :: vadnout, uvadat {impf}, usychat {impf}
wither {v} ((intransitive) to become helpless due to emotion) :: zhroutit se, sesypat se
wither {v} ((transitive) to cause to shrivel or dry up) :: vyschnout {pf}, scvrknout se {pf}
wither {v} ((transitive) to make helpless due to emotion) :: ochromit {pf}
withers {n} (part of the back of a draft animal) :: kohoutek {m}
with flying colors {prep} ((idiom) extremely well) :: bez ztráty kytičky
withhold {v} (to keep an object) :: ponechat si, neposkytnout
withhold {v} (to keep information) :: ponechat si, utajit, ututlat
withhold {v} (to retain) :: ponechat si, podržet si, odepřít, odmítnout
within {prep} (spatial enclosure) :: v, uvnitř
within {prep} (before the specified duration ends) :: do, během, pod
without {prep} (not having) :: bez, beze
without a doubt {prep} (certainly) SEE: certainly ::
without a doubt {prep} (probably) SEE: probably ::
without a doubt {prep} :: bezpochyby, nepochybně
without doubt {prep} (without a doubt) SEE: without a doubt ::
with pleasure {prep} (willingly, without argument) :: rád {m}, ochotně, s radostí
with respect to {prep} (pertaining to) :: s ohledem na
withy {n} (osier) SEE: osier ::
withy {n} (long, flexible twig of the osier) SEE: osier ::
witness {n} (attestation of a fact or event) :: svědectví {n}
witness {n} (one who has a personal knowledge of something) :: svědek {m}
witness {n} (someone called to give evidence in a court) :: svědek {m}
wittiness {n} (the quality of being witty) :: duchaplnost {f}
witty {adj} (clever; amusingly ingenious) :: vtipný {m}
wizard {n} (person skilled with magic) :: čaroděj {m}, kouzelník {m}, mág {m}
wizard {n} (person skilled or unusually talented in a particular field) :: mág {m}, kouzelník {m}
wizard {n} (computing: program or script used to simplify complex operations) :: průvodce {m}, asistent {m}
wizardess {n} (sorceress) SEE: sorceress ::
wizardry {n} (art of a wizard; sorcery) :: čarodějnictví, kouzelnictví {n}
wobble {v} (move with an uneven or rocking motion) :: klátit se {impf}, potácet se {impf}
wobble {v} (quaver) :: třást se {impf}, chvět se {impf}
wobble {v} (vacillate) :: kolísat {impf}
wobble {v} (cause to wobble) :: rozkolísat
wok {n} (large round pan) :: pánev wok {f}
wolf {n} (animal) :: vlk {m}
wolf cub {n} (young wolf) :: vlče {n}
wolf down {v} (consume quickly) :: zhltnout
wolffish {n} (fish) :: vlkouš {m}
wolf in sheep's clothing {n} (a disguised danger) :: vlk v rouše beránčím
wolfkin {n} (young or small wolf) SEE: wolf cub ::
wolfling {n} (wolf cub) SEE: wolf cub ::
wolfpack {n} (group of wild wolves, see also: pack) :: vlčí smečka {f}
wolfram {n} (tungsten) SEE: tungsten ::
wolfsbane {n} (herbs of the genus Aconitum) SEE: aconite ::
wolf whelp {n} (young, esp. infant, wolf) SEE: wolf cub ::
wolverine {n} (Gulo gulo) :: rosomák {m}
woman {n} (adult female person) :: žena {f}
woman {n} (wife) SEE: wife ::
womanizer {n} (habitual seducer of women) :: sukničkář {m}
womanly {adj} (having the characteristics of a woman) :: ženský
womb {n} (uterus) :: děloha {f}
womb {n} (figuratively: place where something is made or formed) :: lůno {n}, kolébka {f}
womb {n} (belly) SEE: belly ::
wombat {n} (marsupial) :: vombat {n}
wonder {n} (something that causes amazement or awe, a marvel) :: div {m}, zázrak {m}
wonder {n} (informal: thought) :: podivení {n}
wonder {v} (to ponder about something) :: podivovat se, uvažovat
wonderful {adj} (excellent, extremely impressive) :: skvělý, báječný
Wonder Woman {n} (woman of extraordinary powers) SEE: superwoman ::
woo {v} (to endeavor to gain someone's affection) :: dvořit se
wood {n} (substance) :: dřevo {n}
wood {n} (wood from a particular species) :: dřevo {n}
wood {n} (woodland) :: les
wood {n} (firewood) :: dřevo {n}, dříví {n}
wood {n} (type of golf club) :: dřevo {n}
wood {n} (music: woodwind instrument) :: dřeva {n-p}
wood anemone {n} (Anemone nemorosa) :: sasanka hajní {f}
woodblock {n} (printing form) :: štoček {m}
woodcarver {n} (a person who is skilled at woodcarving) :: řezbář {m}
wood carving {n} (art) :: řezbářství {n}
woodchuck {n} (rodent of the family Sciuridae) :: svišť lesní {m}
woodcock {n} (wading bird in the genus Scolopax) :: sluka {f}
woodcraft {n} (art or skill) SEE: wood carving ::
woodcut {n} (printmaking) :: dřevoryt {m}
woodcutter {n} (lumberjack) SEE: lumberjack ::
wooden {adj} (made of wood) :: dřevěný {m}
wooden spoon {n} (spoon made from wood) :: vařečka {f}
wood grouse {n} (Tetrao urogallus) SEE: western capercaillie ::
woodlouse {n} (any species of suborder Oniscidea) :: svinka {f}
woodpecker {n} (bird in Picinae) :: datel {m}, strakapoud {m}
wood pigeon {n} (Columba palumbus) :: holub hřivnáč {m}
woods {n} (forest) SEE: forest ::
wood sorrel {n} (any of several other species of the genus Oxalis) :: šťavel {m}
woodwind instrument {n} (musical instrument) :: dřevěný nástroj {m}, dřevěný dechový nástroj {m}
woody {n} (erection) SEE: erection ::
woody {adj} (non-herbaceous) :: dřevnatý
woof {n} (sound of a dog) :: haf
wooing {n} (courting) SEE: courtship ::
wool {n} (hair of sheep, etc.) :: vlna
wool {n} (cloth or yarn) :: vlna, příze {f}
Worcestershire sauce {n} (English condiment) :: Worcestrová omáčka
word {n} (unit of language) :: slovo {n}
word {n} (promise) :: slovo {n}, slib {m}
word {n} (the word of God) :: slovo boží
word {n} (proverb) SEE: proverb ::
wordbook {n} (lexicon) SEE: lexicon ::
wordbook {n} (libretto) SEE: libretto ::
word for word {adv} (in exactly the same words) SEE: verbatim ::
word-hoard {n} (vocabulary) SEE: vocabulary ::
word of honor {n} (a promise, or a pledge of one's good faith) :: čestné slovo
word of honour {n} (word of honor) SEE: word of honor ::
word order {n} (order of syntactic constituents) :: slovosled {m}, slovní pořádek {m}
word problem {n} (mathematics question that states verbally what is usually written using symbols) :: slovní úloha {f}
word search {n} (a word game) :: osmisměrka
wordster {n} (one who uses words instead of actions) SEE: hypocrite ::
word-stock {n} (vocabulary) SEE: vocabulary ::
word to the wise {adv} (idiomatic) :: moudrému napověz, chytrému napověz
work {n} (labour, employment, occupation, job) :: práce {f}, zaměstnání {n}
work {n} (place where one is employed) :: zaměstnání {n}, práce {f}
work {n} (effort expended on a particular task) :: práce {f}
work {n} (literary, artistic, or intellectual production) :: dílo {n}, (a master work, craftsmanship) mistrovská práce {f}
work {n} (measure of energy expended in moving an object) :: práce {f}
work {n} (fortification) :: dílo {n}
work {v} (to do a specific task) :: pracovat {impf}
work {v} (shape, form, or improve a material) :: opracovat
work {v} (function correctly) :: fungovat
workaholic {n} (person) :: workoholik {m}
workaholism {n} (urge of a person to work excessively) :: workoholismus {m}
workbench {n} (sturdy table) :: ponk {m}
workbook {n} (book used by a student) :: cvičebnice {f}
worker {n} (person who performs labor) :: dělník {m}, dělnice {f}
worker {n} (insect) :: dělnice {f}
workers of the world, unite {phrase} (workers of the world, unite) :: proletáři všech zemí, spojte se!
working capital {n} (current assets minus current liabilities) :: pracovní kapitál {m}
working class {n} (social class doing physical work) :: dělnická třída {f}
working day {n} (day of a week in which work is done) :: pracovní den {n}
working week {n} (range of days of the week) SEE: workweek ::
work of art {n} (product of the fine arts) :: umělecké dílo {n}
work out {v} (to calculate) :: vypočítat
workpiece {n} (The material or partially finished piece on which a tool operates.) :: obrobek {m}
workplace {n} (place where someone works) :: pracoviště {n}
work placement {n} (practicum) SEE: practicum ::
works council {n} (organization) :: podniková rada {f}
workshop {n} (small manufacturing room) :: dílna {f}
worksome {adj} (industrious) SEE: industrious ::
worksome {adj} (laborious) SEE: laborious ::
workstation {n} (powerful desktop computer) :: pracovní stanice {f}
workstead {n} (laboratory) SEE: laboratory ::
work up {v} (To develop) SEE: develop ::
workweek {n} (range of days of the week) :: pracovní týden {m}
world {n} (human collective existence) :: svět {m}
world {n} (the Earth) :: svět {m}
world {n} (inhabited planet) :: svět {m}
world {n} (individual or group perspective or social setting) :: svět {m}
World Exposition {n} (a regular international exposition) :: Světová výstava {f}
world-famous {adj} (renowned in many parts of the world) :: světoznámý {m}
world's oldest profession {n} (euphemism for prostitution) :: nejstarší řemeslo {n}
World Trade Organization {prop} (World Trade Organization) :: Světová obchodní organizace {f}
worldview {n} (personal view of the world) :: světový názor {m}, světonázor {m}
world war {n} (a war involving the major nations of the world) :: světová válka {f}
World War I {prop} (war) :: první světová válka {f}
World War II {prop} (war from 1939 to 1945) :: druhá světová válka {f}
World War One {prop} (World War I) SEE: World War I ::
World War Two {prop} (World War II) SEE: World War II ::
worldwide {adj} (affecting every place in the world) :: světový
worm {n} (animal) :: červ {m}
worm {n} (contemptible being) :: červ {m}
worm {n} (self-replicating program) :: červ {m}
worm {n} (something helical, especially the thread of a screw) :: závit {m}
worm-eaten {adj} (eaten by worms, especially having a worm inside) :: červivý {m}
wormhole {n} (a shortcut between distant parts of space) :: červí díra {f}
Worms {prop} (a city in Germany) :: Worms
wormwood {n} (Artemisia absinthium) :: pelyněk {m}, pelyněk pravý {m}
wormy {adj} (infested with worms) :: červivý {m}
worried {adj} (thinking about unpleasant things that have happened or that might happen) :: znepokojený {m}
worry {v} (be troubled) :: dělat si starosti
worry {v} (disturb the peace of mind of) :: znepokojovat, znepokojit {pf}
worry {n} (strong feeling of anxiety) :: starost {f}
worry {v} (strangle) SEE: strangle ::
worse {adj} (comparative form of bad) :: horší
worse {adv} (comparative of badly) :: hůře
worsen {v} (transitive: make worse) :: zhoršit
worsen {v} (intransitive: get worse) :: zhoršit se
worship {n} (devotion accorded to a deity or to a sacred object) :: uctívání {n}
worship {n} (the religious ceremonies that express this devotion) :: bohoslužba {f}
worship {v} (to honor and adore, especially as a deity) :: uctívat
worst {adj} (most inferior) :: nejhorší
worst {adv} (in the worst way) :: nejhůře
wort {n} (liquid extract) :: mladina {f}
worth {adj} (equal in value to) :: mající hodnotu {c}
worth {adj} (deserving of) :: zasluhující si {c}
worth {adj} (making a fair equivalent of) :: rovnající se {c}, stojící {c}
worth {n} (value) :: cena, hodnota {f}
worthless {adj} (not having worth and use, without value, inconsequential) :: bezcenný {m}
-worthy {suffix} (of sufficient worth for) :: -hodný
would like {v} (transitive) :: chtít
would like {v} (intransitive) :: chtít
wouldn't hurt a fly {v} (is of very gentle nature (idiom)) :: ani mouše by neublížil
wound {n} (injury) :: rána {f}
wound {v} (hurt or injure) :: zranit, poranit
wound {v} (hurt (someone's feelings)) :: ranit
wrack {v} (rack) SEE: rack ::
wramp {v} (to sprain part of the body) SEE: sprain ::
wrap {n} (garment) :: přehoz {m}, plášť {m}
wrap around one's little finger {v} (to successfully control or influence) :: omotat si kolem prstu
wrapping paper {n} (paper used for wrapping parcels or presents) :: balicí papír {m} [not necessarily decorative], ozdobný papír {m} [decorative]
wrath {n} (great anger) :: hněv {m}
wreak havoc {v} (To cause damage, disruption, or destruction) :: způsobit škodu {pf}, způsobit katastrofu {pf}
wreath {n} (ornamental circular band) :: věnec
wreck {n} (remains) :: vrak {m}
wrecker {n} (tow truck) SEE: tow truck ::
wreck yard {n} (location of dismantling business) :: vrakoviště {n}
wren {n} (bird of family Troglodytidae) :: střízlík {m}
wrench {n} (screw) SEE: screw ::
wrench {n} (hand tool) :: klíč {m}
wrest {v} (to seize) SEE: seize ::
wrest {v} (to obtain by pulling or violent force) :: vyrvat
wrestle {v} (to contend, with an opponent, by grappling and attempting to throw) :: zápasit
wrestler {n} (person who wrestles) :: zápasník {m}
wrestling {n} (sport) :: zápas {m}
wretch {n} (exile) SEE: exile ::
wretch {n} (unhappy, unfortunate, or miserable person) :: ubožák {m}, ničema {m}
wring {v} (to squeeze or twist tightly so that liquid is forced out) :: ždímat
wrinkle {n} (line or crease in the skin) :: vráska {f}
wrist {n} (wrist) :: zápěstí {n}
wristwatch {n} (watch worn on the wrist) :: náramkové hodinky {f-p}
writ {n} (a written order) :: písemný příkaz {m}
writ {n} (authority, power to enforce compliance) :: pověření {n}, mandát {m}
write {v} (to form letters, etc.) :: psát
write {v} (to send a letter to) :: napsat
write {v} (to be the author of) :: psát
write {v} (to be an author) :: psát
write {v} (record (data)) :: zapisovat
write off {v} (to reduce an asset's book value to zero) :: odepsat
writer {n} (person who writes; an author) :: spisovatel {m}
writing {n} (written letters or symbols) :: písmo {n}
writing {n} (something written) :: spis {m}
writing {n} (process of representing a language) :: psaní {n}
writing {n} (work of an author) :: spis {m}
writing desk {n} (desk) :: psací stůl {m}
written {adj} (of, relating or characteristic of writing) :: psaný
Wroclaw {prop} (a city in southwestern Poland) :: Vratislav
wrong {adj} (incorrect) :: chybný, nesprávný
wrong {adj} (immoral) :: špatný
wrong {adv} :: špatně
wrong {v} (to treat unjustly) :: křivdit {impf}
wrought iron {n} (form of iron that is not cast) :: kované železo {n}
wry {adj} (contorted) :: pokřivený {m}, křivý {m}
wry {adj} (dryly humorous) :: jízlivý {m}, sarkastický {m}
wryneck {n} (either of two small woodpeckers, Jynx torquilla and Jynx ruficollis) :: krutihlav
WSC {prop} (Mandarin) SEE: Mandarin ::
Wulumuqi {prop} (Capital of Xinjiang) SEE: Ürümqi ::
wuss {n} (weak, ineffectual person) :: slaboch {m}, [vulg., derog.] sračka {f}
wussy {n} (wuss) SEE: wuss ::
WW1 {prop} (World War I) SEE: World War I ::
wy {n} (name of the letter Y, y) SEE: wye ::
wye {n} (name of the letter Y, y) :: ypsilon {n}
Wyoming {prop} (US state) :: Wyoming {m}