Polish Pol"ish, n. 1. A smooth, glossy surface, usually produced by friction; a gloss or luster. [1913 Webster]

Another prism of clearer glass and better polish. --Sir I. Newton. [1913 Webster]

2. Anything used to produce a gloss. [1913 Webster]

3. Fig.: Refinement; elegance of manners. [1913 Webster]

This Roman polish and this smooth behavior. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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