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EtymologyEdit

From Old Polish szczyry, from Proto-Slavic *ščirъ, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kei̯ro-. Cognate with dialectal Russian щи́рый (ščíryj), Belarusian шчыры (ščyry), Ukrainian щи́рий (ščýryj), Czech čirý, Slovak číry.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

szczery (comparative bardziej szczery or szczerszy, superlative najbardziej szczery or najszczerszy, adverb szczerze)

  1. sincere, earnest
    Antonym: nieszczery
  2. heartfelt

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Further readingEdit

  • szczery in Polish dictionaries at PWN