false friends - C

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in English in Serbian similar to which means
cakes kolači keks biscuits
camp logor kamp, kamping campsite
carton boks karton cardboard
cartoon crtać karton cardboard
caution pažljivo kaucija redeemable value of bottle
censure izbacivanje, grdnja cenzura censorship
census popis stanovništva cenzus threshold percentage of ballots required for a party to be represented in the parliament
chai začinjeni masala čaj čaj tea
chef glavni kuvar šef chief, boss
china porcelan čajna a type of sausage, harder and thinner than pepperoni
chorus refren hor choir
cinematography rad kamere, fotografija kinematografija filmography, total cinematic opus of a country or a period
circular kružni cirkular buzzsaw
citation kaznena mera - mandatna ili prekršajna citat quote (from a text, not a cost estimate)
closet plakar klozet toilet
collector sakupljač, kolekcionar kolektor juncture in sewers
comfort uteha komfor higher standard of convenience & luxury
commandeer rekvirirati komandir commander
commercial reklama komercijalni of commerce
commission provizija komisija committee
commissioner komesar, načelnik komisionar consignment seller
committee komisija, odbor komitet Party headquarters
commotion komešanje komocija provision or feeling of being comfortable; elbow space
communal koji se odnosi na zajednicu, pripada zajednici, je zajednički komunalni is related to utilities and other public services
comodity roba komoditet level of comfort, amount of elbow space
conception začeće koncepcija synopsis, outline of an idea, doctrine
concourse peron, pristanišna zgrada konkurs job ad
concurrency istovremenost konkurencija competition (market only)
concurrent istovremen konkurent competitor
condominium stan u vlasništvu (u zgradi sa više vlasnika) kondominijum government by shared power
confection slatkiš konfekcija mass produced clothing
congress skupština kongres party convention
conspiracy zavera konspiracija set of measures taken to stay secret when operating undercover
constitution ustav konstitucija build of the body
container posuda, kutija kontejner dumpster
convertible kabriolet konvertibilan hard (as in currency, i.e. money which can be converted into any other currency)
corner ugao korner corner in soccer
cornet mala truba kornet ice cream cone
correct tačno korektno properly, in a decent manner
coupe sportski auto kupe compartment in a train car
covert (po)tajni, ispod žita koverat envelope
crayon bojica (drvena ili voštana) krejon pencil used in makeup
creature stvorenje kreatura freak, a misshapen, cripple
credit, n. zasluga, potraživanje kredit loan with monthly installments
credit, v. uknjižiti kao da je plaćeno, u korist onog kom je fakturisano kreditirati to finance by giving a loan
crochet kukičanje kroše straight punch (boxing)
crossing prelaz, raskrsnica krštenje baptism
cry uncle predati se, baciti peškir vikati "uja" "here I am" in hide-and-seek
cymbal činela čembalo harpsicord