The Alternative Polish Dictionary: chory

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chory etymology From Proto-Slavic *xvorъ 〈*xvorʺ〉, *xorъ pronunciation
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  • [ˈxɔrɨ]
adjective: {{pl-adj}}
  1. ill
  2. (informal, pejorative, figurative) poisonous, noxious Mam dość tej chorej atmosfery w pracy. I've had enough of this poisonous atmosphere at work.
  3. (colloquial, pejorative) outlandish, bogus Trzy stówy za obiad? To jest chore. Three hundred for a lunch? That's outlandish.
  • (ill) zdrowy
  • (figuratively: poisonous) przyjazny
  • (bogus) sensowny

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