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Synonyms for burnish
ˈbɜr nɪʃbur·nish

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. burnish

    Synonyms:
    brighten, glaze, polish, gloze, gloss

    Antonyms:
    scratch, dull, abrade, bedim, cloud, frost, matt

Princeton's WordNet

  1. polish, gloss, glossiness, burnishverb

    the property of being smooth and shiny

    Synonyms:
    culture, semblance, rubric, colour, glossiness, cultivation, gloss, polish, color, finish, refinement, glossary

  2. buff, burnish, furbishverb

    polish and make shiny

    "buff the wooden floors"; "buff my shoes"

    Synonyms:
    furbish, buff, buffet

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. burnishverb

    Synonyms:
    polish, furbish, brighten, make bright, make glossy

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How to use burnish in a sentence?

  1. Wendy Whitman Cobb:

    Its the last year of the Trump administration, assuming he wins a second term, thats one way to burnish your legacy.

  2. Kim Yong-serk:

    It will help Samsung burnish an image as an innovative company, but it is unlikely to be profitable. I expect Apple to wait say for one year and come up with foldable phones with more features, as they did with the smartwatch.

  3. Duncan Clark:

    Tech entrepreneurs are seeking to burnish their party credentials, gain brownie points.

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