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burnishing

verb
present participle of burnish

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to make smooth or glossy usually by repeatedly applying surface pressure
  • burnished the floor of the ballroom to a soft luster

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burnishing

burn one's ears

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“Burnishing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/burnishing. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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