Synonyms for (noun) polish

Synonyms: burnish, polish, gloss, glossiness

Definition: the property of being smooth and shiny

Similar words: smoothness

Definition: a texture without roughness; smooth to the touch

Usage: admiring the slim smoothness of her thighs; some artists prefer the smoothness of a board


Similar words: shine, radiance, radiancy, refulgence, refulgency, effulgence

Definition: the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light


Synonyms: Polish

Definition: the Slavic language of Poland

Similar words: Slavic, Slavic language, Slavonic, Slavonic language

Definition: a branch of the Indo-European family of languages


Synonyms: cultivation, culture, finish, refinement, polish

Definition: a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality

Usage: they performed with great polish; I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose; almost an inspiration which gives to all work that finish which is almost art--Joseph Conrad

Similar words: ne plus ultra, perfection, flawlessness

Definition: the state of being without a flaw or defect


Synonyms: polish

Definition: a preparation used in polishing

Similar words: formulation, preparation

Definition: a substance prepared according to a formula

Usage: the physician prescribed a commercial preparation of the medicine

Synonyms for (verb) polish

Synonyms: polish, polish up, round, round off, brush up

Definition: bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state

Usage: polish your social manners

Similar words: perfect, hone

Definition: make perfect or complete

Usage: perfect your French in Paris!


Synonyms: polish, refine, fine-tune, down

Definition: improve or perfect by pruning or polishing

Usage: refine one's style of writing

Similar words: meliorate, improve, ameliorate, amend, better

Definition: to make better

Usage: The editor improved the manuscript with his changes


Synonyms: smooth, smoothen, shine, polish

Definition: make (a surface) shine

Usage: shine the silver, please; polish my shoes

Similar words: embellish, fancify, prettify, beautify

Definition: make more beautiful