Examples of refined in a Sentence
She has become more refined in her painting technique.
He has very refined manners.
refined and elegant works of art
Recent Examples of refined from the Web
The United Nations Security Council, with China’s backing, adopted new sanctions eventually including curbs on selling the regime crude oil and refined petroleum products.
The United Nations sanctions also cut the North’s imports of refined petroleum products by 90 percent, causing gasoline prices to double.
The slim three-quarter sleeves added a note of refined modernity.
By bonding to the plant—but not changing its DNA—the tag withstands processing and even shows up in refined products such as oils and edibles.
Last month, Adnoc hired Philippe Khoury, formerly an energy banker at HSBC Holdings Plc, to head up its new unit for trading crude oil and refined products.
The shortfall is swollen by the rising price of oil, lots of which India imports (and some of which is also sold on as refined products).
In fact, some folks take this argument so far as to recommend refined grain products (like white bread and white rice) over their whole grain counterparts.
Jerry Hooker, principal of Mirador Group who is leading the design and planning of the building, said everything from the building’s location to its fixtures and finishes create a unique, refined setting.
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REFINED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of refined for English Language Learners
: free of unwanted substances
: improved to be more precise or exact
: having or showing the good education, polite manners, etc., that are expected in people who belong to a high social class
REFINED Defined for Kids
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