chory

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See also: chorý, chóry, Chory, Chorý, and -chory

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chory (comparative choršy, superlative nejchoršy)

  1. Superseded spelling of chóry.

Declension[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *xvorъ, *xorъ

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxɔ.rɨ/
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Adjective[edit]

chory (comparative bardziej chory, superlative najbardziej chory)

  1. ill, sick
  2. (informal, derogatory, figuratively) poisonous, noxious
    Mam dość tej chorej atmosfery w pracy.
    I've had enough of this poisonous atmosphere at work.
  3. (colloquial, derogatory) outlandish, bogus
    Trzy stówy za obiad? To jest chore.
    Three hundred for a lunch? That's crazy.

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • chory in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • chory in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *x(v)orъ; cognate with Lower Sorbian chóry, Czech chorý, and Belarusian хворы (xvóry).

Adjective[edit]

chory

  1. ill, sick