Polish English Dictionary

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zachowawczy in English:

1. aloof aloof


Guy became aloof and silent. The Emperor kept aloof from all political parties.
He stood aloof.
Jenny seems so aloof./ I keep myself aloof from the family business.
The old man stands aloof from this world.
They said I was aloof, arrogant and dismissive.
The girl seemed nice and polite, but a little bit aloof
he seems arrogant and aloof
Henry seemed aloof, but in fact he just didn't know anybody at the party.
Mr President, we cannot remain aloof.
Pomsel has described Goebbels as a 'narcissist,' aloof, cold and 'as stiff as the walking stick he carried.
They abhor me, they stand aloof from me, And spare not to spit in my face.
She stayed aloof while the argument went on around her.
The Emperor kept himself aloof from the people.
Martha was staying aloof from our enterprise
He always stands aloof from the masses.

English word "zachowawczy"(aloof) occurs in sets:

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2. reserved


All seats are reserved.
Please let me know the confirmation number you were told when you reserved the room.
I reserved my hotel room three weeks in advance.
Japanese students seem not merely to be extremely reserved, but to have at times almost a complete reluctance to speak.
From the standpoint of ecology, Antarctica should be reserved solely for research, not for tourism or for commercial exploration.
When participants were sought at the end of June all, about 500, seats were reserved in under a week.
There were white lines around it, and it had a notice saying, "Reserved for Head of College."
Have you reserved a hotel room? "Sorry, not yet."
That place is always crowded, but I reserved a table today, so we don't have to worry.
When answering this question, some people might put forward this kind of example: "Chinese people are very hospitable, whilst English people are more reserved."
She’s not unfriendly, just a bit reserved, that’s all.
Can we sit at that table by the window? I'm sorry. That table is reserved.
This being the case, you will allow me to be less reserved than usual, Commissioner.(don't talk about feelings or problems).
Now I know why he was so reserved. He turned out to be a secret agent.
Her sister is very open but she seems quite reserved.

3. conservative


They were conservative men.
A conservative is not always a reactionary.
We often hear it said that Japanese people are conservative.
A conservative tie is preferable to a loud one for a job interview.
Many conservative Americans agreed with him.
Her novel ideas are time and again getting her into trouble with her more conservative colleagues.
The local newspaper is endorsing the conservative candidate.
My father is rather conservative. He never wears jeans.
He has a very conservative attitude to education.
The union has a dominant influence on the conservative party.
The Conservative Party won the election in 1992.
The most radical revolutionary will become a conservative the day after the revolution.
Any political party is conservative in itself.
My grandma reared me with conservative rules
Conservative people always tell us to act within our station.

4. preventive


preventive custody, steps
Out of the four policies that were suggested, I think the most effective one would be the "Improvement of Preventive Care and Health Promotion" policy.

English word "zachowawczy"(preventive) occurs in sets:

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