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cajole

przymilac sie

1

exhort

naklaniac

2

coerce

to persuade through the use of force

3

induce

to cause

4

coax

przymilac sie

5

provoke

prowokowac

6

obligatory

required

7

wheedle

wyludzic

8

goad

to urge into action

9

begrudge

zalowac

10

spur

provoke

11

prerequisite

requirement

12

resigned

rezygnowac

13

tactile

palpable

14

olfactory

relating the the sense of smell

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gustatory

relating to the sense of taste

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auditory

relating to the sens of hearing

17

discern

dopatrywac sie

18

pungent

having a sharp or irritating odor

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palpable

capable of being touched or felt

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ascertain

to learn for certain

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savory

pleasant tasting

22

putrid

zepsuty

23

myopic

krotkowzroczny

24

perceive

to become aware

25

aural

relating to the sense of hearing

26

tangible

palpable

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thwart

udaremnic

28

abstain

wstrzymac sie

29

deterrent

sth that acts to discourage

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impede

to block

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hinder

to slow the progress of

32

curtail

to make less

33

impediment

utrudnienie, przeszkoda

34

stymie

udaremnic

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dissuade

to persuade not to do sth

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refrain

powstrzymac

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abstinence

the voluntary avoidance of sth

38

tentative

uncertain

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hamper

hamowac

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abstemious

moderate in consumption

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destitute

niezamozny

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frugal

oszczedny

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remuneration

payment for services

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impecunious

without money

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improvident

rozrzutny

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parsimony

chciwosc, skapstwo

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venal

przekupny

48

thrifty

oszczedny

49

pauper

biedak, nedzarz

50

mercenary

najemnik (one who gives his services to the highest bidder)

51

perquisite

dodatkowa korzysc

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insolvent

bankrupt

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indigent

poor

54

pecuniary

pertaining to money

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prophecy

a prediction of the future

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harbinger

a precursor

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augur

to predict the future

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premonition

przeczucie

59

portend

foreshadow

60

prescient

having knowledge of future events

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omen

wrozba

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foresight

the ability to see things coming

63

clairvoyant

jasnowidz

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portent

omen

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preempt

to block by acting first

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premeditate

to plan ahead of time

67

prophetic

able to tell the future

68

bode

wrozyc

69

archaic

ancient

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relic

an object from an ancient time

71

decrepit

zgrzybialy

72

antiquated

outdated

73

antediluvian

very old

74

defunct

no longer in existence

75

perpetuate

to keep from dying out

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outmoded

out of fashion

77

artifact

an object of historical interest

78

obsolete

outmoded

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dilapidated

rozklekotany

80

threadbare

nedzny, zapyzialy

81

archive

archiwum

82

apathy

lack of feeling

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apprehensive

anxious about what is to come

84

contrite

skruszony

85

lament

uzalac, lamentowac

86

console

to comfort

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impassive

lacking emotion

88

ignominy

humiliation

89

pathos

pity

90

empathy

the ability to identify with anothers feelings

91

penitent

feeling remorse for ones actions

92

ambivalent

having mixed feelings toward sth

93

poignant

causing a sharp emotional response (poruszajacy)

94

remorse

wyrzuty sumienia

95

antipathy

strong feelings against sth