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polish

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1 a high level of taste and enlightenment as a result of extensive intellectual training and exposure to the arts

  • acquired a great deal of polish during his year abroad
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2 brightness created by light reflected from a surface

  • buffed the silver plate to a high polish
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polish

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1 to make smooth or glossy usually by repeatedly applying surface pressure

  • youʼll need to polish your shoes with a clean rag before the performance
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2 to bring (something) to a state where nothing remains to be done

  • once you polish the article a bit, it'll be ready to submit
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