What are some alternative words for polish?

Synonyms for polish
ˈpɒl ɪʃ

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term polish.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. polish, gloss, glossiness, burnish(noun)

    the property of being smooth and shiny

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

  2. polish, refinement, culture, cultivation, finish(noun)

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

    "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

    Synonyms:
    purification, goal, acculturation, refinement, shade, last, finish, culture, ending, coating, glossiness, cultivation, nuance, nicety, destination, civilization, finis, finishing, refining, stopping point, civilisation, elaboration, subtlety, close, gloss, conclusion, burnish, finale

  3. polish(noun)

    a preparation used in polishing

    Synonyms:
    gloss, refinement, culture, glossiness, finish, burnish, cultivation

  4. Polish(adj)

    the Slavic language of Poland

    Synonyms:
    gloss, refinement, culture, glossiness, finish, burnish, cultivation

  5. Polish(verb)

    of or relating to Poland or its people or culture

    "Polish sausage"

  6. polish, smooth, smoothen, shine(verb)

    make (a surface) shine

    "shine the silver, please"; "polish my shoes"

    Synonyms:
    smooth, shine, polish up, smoothen, strike, reflect, glow, gleam, down, beam, fine-tune, glitter, brush up, refine, radiate, glint, fall, glisten, smooth out, round, round off

  7. polish, refine, fine-tune, down(verb)

    improve or perfect by pruning or polishing

    "refine one's style of writing"

    Synonyms:
    land, push down, pull down, polish up, round off, down, go through, elaborate, belt down, rarify, drink down, round, shoot down, cut down, complicate, kill, toss off, smoothen, calibrate, bolt down, rectify, shine, brush up, graduate, tweak, pour down, smooth, pop, devour, fine-tune, knock down, consume, refine

  8. polish, round, round off, polish up, brush up(verb)

    bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state

    "polish your social manners"

    Synonyms:
    refresh, smooth, shine, polish up, round out, smoothen, snipe, lash out, assail, fill out, down, fine-tune, assault, labialise, brush up, attack, labialize, refine, round down, flesh out, review, round, round off

Wiktionary

  1. polish(noun)

    The language spoken in Poland.

    He polished up the chrome until it gleamed.

    Synonyms:
    wax

  2. polish(noun)

    To apply shoe polish to shoes.

    The lecturer showed a lot of polish at his last talk.

    Synonyms:
    refinement, panache, elegance, style, class, perfect, refine, hone

  3. polish(verb)

    Synonyms:
    sheen, smoothness, shininess, finish, shine

  4. polish(verb)

    Synonyms:
    shine, bone, smooth

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. polish

    Synonyms:
    burnish, furbish, levigate, brighten, refine, make glossy

    Antonyms:
    abrade, scratch

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. polish(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    burnish, furbish, rub up, brighten, make glossy

  2. polish(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    refine, civilize

  3. polish(n.)

    Synonyms:
    lustre, brightness, brilliance, brilliancy, splendor

  4. polish(n.)

    Synonyms:
    grace, refinement, accomplishment, elegance

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. polish(n)

    Synonyms:
    gloss, luster, sheen, glaze, glazing, courtliness, refinement

  2. polish(v)

    Synonyms:
    burnish, furbish

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    poland, zloty, polska, polacco, polaco, polskie, polskiego, lengyel, polskiej, pole, polski, pools, polack

How to pronounce polish?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say polish in sign language?

  1. polish

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#126last
#171review
#311down
#388class
#696color
#735close
#773land
#792style
#1172culture
#1232fall
#1309round
#1356perfect
#1523pop
#1888ending
#1896goal
#1965graduate
#2262attack
#2523destination
#2674finish
#2742colour
#3096kill
#3254glossary
#3336reflect
#3837poland
#3880smooth
#3884strike
#4037conclusion
#4053bone
#4835polish
#5397refine
#5471beam
#6171assault
#6483pole
#7970finishing
#8025shade
#8041pools
#8474wax
#8770civilization
#8809coating
#9051shine
#9651glow
#9833refresh
#11996purification
#12764gloss
#12827elegance
#13066elaborate
#13640consume
#14424glitter
#15377cultivation
#16073finale
#16448refinement
#17245refining
#19308tweak
#19933polski
#24571sheen
#27542polska
#28198brighten
#28390hone
#28666elaboration
#29963rubric
#30332civilisation
#31890rectify
#33081zloty
#34405calibrate
#34586complicate
#37939nuance
#38321panache
#39648smoothness
#43092devour
#43191subtlety
#43281snipe
#45294radiate
#47547semblance
#48023gleam
#56223glint
#65399polskie
#70504finis
#76527acculturation
#82174assail
#101627glisten
#117835polacco
#146347burnish
#168322lengyel
#182397nicety
#218645polack
#226082polskiego
#242598shininess
#243142polskiej
#253620furbish
#257374smoothen
#325869polaco

How to use polish in a sentence?

  1. Stanislaw Obirek:

    Some Polish bishops actually are afraid of what Pope Francis will preach during the World Youth Day in Poland.

  2. Witold Waszczykowski:

    We will sue Russia in arbitration tribunals over withholding Polish property ... so that we get Russia convicted and ordered to give us back the property.

  3. Bartosz Kownacki:

    I can't say that the final assessment of the ... negotiations will be negative, but considering how big the differences are, it is very likely that an agreement will not be reached, we are not allergic to the French, but to not utilising the capacity of the Polish (defence) industry.

  4. Tomasz Kubiak:

    General Leszek Suski( Polish fire brigades chief commander) has issued a decision that from tomorrow all escape rooms, game centers and clubs will undergo fire safety inspections with special attention paid to evacuation plans, escape routes in these type of locations, there should be a moderator in each location able to unlock the rooms and let people out. We will check this and it will be strictly controlled.

  5. Olga Tokarczuk:

    The prize goes to eastern Europe, which is unusual, incredible. For me as a Polish, it shows that despite all those problems with democracy in my country we still have something to say to the world, ...I would like to tell my friends, people in Poland, let's vote in a right way for democracy.


Translations for polish

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • لمعArabic
  • leštit, leštidloCzech
  • pudse, glathed, glatte, politur, glans, elegance, pudsecreme, forfinelse, polere, blankeDanish
  • perfektionieren, wichsen, Politur, Glanz, polierenGerman
  • poluri, polurilo, poluroEsperanto
  • pulir, acicalarSpanish
  • پولیش کردن, پولیشPersian
  • kiillotusaine, tyyli, hioa, kehittää, puunata, [[kiillottaa]] [[kenkiä]], kiillote, selkeys, kiillottaa, parannella, kiilto, tasaisuus, lankata, viimeistelyFinnish
  • vernis, polirFrench
  • lìomhScottish Gaelic
  • políroz, kifényesítHungarian
  • lustrar, lisiar, polir, furbirInterlingua
  • cirajizar, briligar, polisarIdo
  • lustrare, brillantare, lucidare, levigatezza, cera, raffinatezza, lucidità, levigare, lucentezza, brillantezza, lucido, perfezionare, smussareItalian
  • 磨く, 光沢, つや, 清潔, 艶, 平ら, 綺麗, 輝き, 研ぐ, 清らか, 洗練する, 洗練, 研磨剤, 平坦Japanese
  • 닥다Korean
  • PoloniaeLatin
  • whakapiata, whakamahine, whakamaheniMāori
  • polijsten, glans, oppoetsen, poetsmiddel, poetsen, poetsDutch
  • pusseNorwegian
  • náyiishį́į́hNavajo, Navaho
  • połysk, polerować, wygładzaćPolish
  • polir, polimentoPortuguese
  • полировать, шлифоватьRussian
  • glans, polityr, finess, polera, putsa, polish, polermedel, putsmedelSwedish

Get even more translations for polish »

Translation

Find a translation for the polish synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of polish

  1. polish
    polish
    polish
    polish
    polish

Discuss these polish synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"polish." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 6 Jun 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/polish>.

Are we missing a good synonym for polish?

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for polish:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.