(Now Rare) To brighten by rubbing or scouring; polish; burnish
To clean or shine with a buff or treated cloth
To coat, treat, or polish with wax.
To emit or reflect light; be radiant or bright with light; gleam; glow
To apply to a surface firmly and with friction:
To smooth and brighten, as by rubbing
To give a bright sheen or luster to.
To apply a glaze to:
To make sleek; slick:
To lose luster; grow dull; discolor, as from oxidation
In a light manner; lightly.
Find another word for burnishing. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for burnishing, like: furbishing, buffing, waxing, shining, rubbing, polishing, glossing, glazing, brightening, sleeking and dulling.