To adjust a control on (a TV or radio set) for better reception
implies making bright and clean by polishing to shine shoes
implies polishing with a stick or tool covered with specially treated leather (originally buffalo hide) or with a soft cloth or pad to buff the fingernails
specifically suggests the rubbing of metals to make them bright and lustrous burnished steel
implies rubbing, as with a cloth or tool and, often, an abrasive, paste, etc., to produce a smooth or glossy surface to polish silver, glass, furniture, etc.
Find another word for polish. In this page you can discover 58 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for polish, like: shine, buff, wax, ruin, clean, smooth, scour, furbish, finish, varnish and gloss.
This ill-timed parsimony reacted injuriously upon Polish politics.
What sort of Polish mazuwka is this?
He was in fact a typical representative of the unscrupulous selfseeking Polish magnates of the 17th century who were always ready to sacrifice everything, their country included, to their own private ambition.
I suppose they polish him up as they do the guns.
As the garage door lifted, sunlight reflected off the polish she and her siblings had applied that last day of their lives.