Definitions and translations for "polish"

Definition of polish

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Noun
1. The property of being smooth and shiny.
2. The Slavic language of Poland.
3. 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 Conra.
Verb
4. Bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state.
Polish your social manners.
5. Improve or perfect by pruning or polishing.
Refine one's style of writing.
6. A preparation used in polishing.
Adjective
7. Of or relating to Poland or its people or culture.
Polish sausage.
8. Make (a surface) shine.
Shine the silver, please.
Polish my shoes.
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English - English - polish

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n. Indo-European language spoken by residents of Poland
adj. from Poland (country in eastern Europe); of Poland
n. substance used to shine; scouring, shining

English - Spanish - polish

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s. polaco, lengua indoeuropea hablada en Polonia
adj. polaco, polonés
s. brillo, bruñido, lustre, pulidez, pulimento; cera, betún, líquido de bruñir; cultura, refinamiento

English - French - polish

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n. Polonais, citoyen de Pologne; polonais, langage parlé en Pologne
adj. polonais; de Pologne,,relatif à la Pologne
n. polissage, cirage; crème; baume; vernis; pâte à polir

English - German - polish

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n. Polnisch, in Polen gesprochene Sprache
adj. polnisch, aus Polen stammend; zu Polen gehörend
n. Polierung; Pole/Polin

English - Indonesian - polish

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n. obat penggosok upaman, pelituran, poles, semir, budi bahasa, kilat, kilap, polandia: bahasa polandia
v. memoles, mengkilapkan, menggosok, menggosok mengkilap, mengasah, mengupam, menyemir, memperbaiki, menyempurnakan
a. polandia

English - Italian - polish

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s. polacco, lingua polacca, lustratura, cera, smalto, vernice
agg. polacco
s. lucentezza, lucido; lucidatura; (fig) raffinatezza, finezza, squisitezza; eleganza; rifinitezza, perfezione

English - Polish - polish

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n. polski: język polski, polszczyzna, połysk, blask, politura, pasta do czyszczenia, wyczyszczenie, gładkość, opolerowanie, wypolerowanie, polor, okrzesanie, ogłada, wygładzenie
a. polski
v. polerować, wypolerować, wyszlifować, wygładzać, blask: nadać blasku, wyglansować, glancować, glansować, wyczyścić do połysku, wypucować, wyfroterować, pastować, lśnić się, nabrać ogłady, wyszlifowywać, wygładzić

English - Portuguese - polish

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s. polonês, língua indo-européia
adj. polonês, polaco; da Polônia
s. polimento; graxa para sapatos; lustre

English - Romanian - polish

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n. limba polonă, lustru, cremă de ghete, lustruire, eleganţă
a. polon, polonez
v. lustrui, sclivisi, cizela, lustrui: se lustrui, cizela: se cizela

English - Russian - polish

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прил. польский

English - Turkish - polish

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f. cilalamak, parlatmak, boyamak (ayakkabı), terbiye etmek, düzeltmek, perdahlamak, cilalanmak
i. polonyalı, polonya dili, cila, boya (ayakkabı), perdah, parlaklık, cilalama, parlatma, incelik, kibarlık, nezaket, lehçe
s. Polonya

English - Ukrainian - polish

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n. польський: польська мова, полірування, поліровка, політура, лиск, тонкість, лоск, шліфування
v. полірувати, шліфувати, вишуканий: робити вишуканим, обтісувати, ваксувати, лощити, опрацьовувати, охаювати
a. польський, ляський, ляцький

English - Dutch - polish

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bn. pools
zn. pools, pools : poolse taal

English - Greek - polish

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ουσ. πολωνός, λεπτότης, στιλπνότητα, στιλπνότης, στίλβωση, λεπτότητα
επίθ. πολωνικός
ρήμ. βερνικώνω, λουστράρω, γυαλίζω, στιλβώ, στιλβώνω, εξευγενίζω

English - Arabic - polish

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‏مادة ملمعة، رقة، تهذيب، دهان الأحذية، جلو، ورنشة، اللغة البولندية‏
‏صقل، لمع الجلد، لمع، جلا، حك، نظف بشدة، هذب، حسن، جود، أنهاه بسرعة، مسح‏
‏بولندي‏

English - Chinese - polish

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(形) 波兰的; 波兰语的; 波兰人的

English - Chinese - polish

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(形) 波蘭的; 波蘭語的; 波蘭人的

English - Hindi - polish

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n. पोलिश ज़बान, पोलिश भाषा, चमक, शिष्टता, शोभा, सुशीलता
v. चमकाना, स्वच्छ करना, चमकना
a. पोल, पोलिश

English - Japanese - polish

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(形) ポーランドの; ポーランド語の; ポーランド人の
(名) つや; 磨き粉; つやだし
(動) 磨く; つやが出る

English - Korean - polish

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명. 폴란드어의
형. 폴란드의
명. 광택제, 광택낼 때 쓰는 물질; 광택

English - Vietnamese - polish

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n. tiếng Ba lan, người Ba lan
v. đánh bóng, đánh cho láng, đánh cho sáng, thuộc về Ba lan
n. nước bóng, nước láng, vật dùng đánh cho bóng, vật dùng đánh cho láng
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Synonyms for polish
1. refinement: elegance, grace, poise
2. shine: brightness, buff, brilliance, gloss, glance, lustre
3. shine: brighten, perfect, burnish, round, sleek, smooth
4. refine: civilise, civilize, finish
Verb forms for polish
Present participle: polishing
Present: polish (3.person: polishes)
Past: polished
Future: will polish
Present conditional: would polish
Present Perfect: have polished (3.person: has polished)
Past Perfect: had polished
Future Perfect: will have polished
Past conditional: would have polished