Associations to the word «Czech»


CZECH, adjective. Of, from, or pertaining to Czechia or the Czech people, culture, or language.
CZECH, noun. A person from the Czech Republic (Czechia) or of Czech descent.
CZECH, proper noun. A Slavic language primarily spoken in the Czech Republic.
CZECH HEDGEHOG, noun. (military) An antitank obstacle of WWII, constructed from three steel rails, connected in the form of tripod. It was also deployed on sea beaches against landing craft.
CZECH HEDGEHOGS, noun. Plural of Czech hedgehog
CZECH REPUBLIC, proper noun. A country in Central Europe. Official short-form name: Czechia.

Dictionary definition

CZECH, noun. A native of inhabitant of the Czech Republic.
CZECH, noun. A native or inhabitant of the former republic of Czechoslovakia.
CZECH, noun. The Slavic language of Czechs.
CZECH, adjective. Of or relating to Czechoslovakia or its people or their language; "The Czech border"; "Czechoslovak nationalists"; "The Czechoslovakian population".

Wise words

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