Part of speech:
Buff means to smooth, clean or shine by rubbing.
Shine is to reflect light, or to polish, or to stand out due to excellence.
To make or become bright or brighter
Glaze is defined as to put glass in a window, or to put on a glossy finish.
To interpret falsely
The shine from the surface of a mineral. Luster is important in describing different kinds of minerals. It is usually characterized as metallic, glassy, pearly, or dull.
To remove, erase, or expunge:
To wax is to polish something using a special substance designed for shining or protecting or to remove unwanted hair by applying a warmed sticky substance to it and then using paper to pull off the hairs that stick to the substance.
To dull the luster of or discolor the surface of (a metal) as by exposure to air
A glossy surface given to textiles.
To start to burn; be ignited or kindled:
Find another word for burnish. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for burnish, like: polish, buff, shine, brighten, furbish, glaze, gloss, luster, rub, wax and tarnish.