Part of speech:
Having a smooth, shiny appearance or finish
Having or showing good manners; esp., courteous, considerate, tactful, etc.
Showing good breeding; courteous and considerate
The definition of tactful is someone or something that shows a regard for other people's feelings.
Seriously or vigorously:
A claim is said to be perfected if all steps required to put a claim right, or in final conformity with statutes, have been taken, and the litigant can proceed to an appellate court.
The definition of ornate is heavily decorated, very elaborate or showy.
Being entirely without flaw or imperfection.
Imperious; domineering; arbitrary.
Complete in acquirements usually as a result of training; -- commonly in a good sense; as, an accomplished scholar, an accomplished villain
Comparatively high on the scale of brightness:
The definition of courteous is a polite and considerate person.
The definition of couth is civilized, polished or sophisticated.
The definition of politic is someone who is shrewd, tactful or unethical.
Worn or rubbed smooth, and having a glossy finish
Having a fine texture:
Diplomacy is defined as the skill for dealing with people effectively in a positive way including the foreign relations with other countries.
The ability to handle delicate and difficult situations skillfully and diplomatically
A kind of paint that dries to a shiny finish.
The surface glossiness of ceramic ware after glazing, especially the metallic sheen of lusterware.
The state or quality of being refined; cultivation, as in manners or taste.
A suave action, speech, etc.
To rub with a tool that serves especially to smooth or polish.
To brighten by cleaning or rubbing; polish.
Having luster; shining; bright; glorious
Showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement; humane, reasonable, ethical.
(Biol.) Grown in a specially prepared medium
Having, or showing the results of, a good education
Of relatively little weight; not heavy:
Characterized by discriminating taste and broad knowledge as a result of development or education
(of lumber or stone) to trim and smooth
Ground, cut, worked, etc. by or in a mill
Suave, polished, sophisticated, etc.
To emit or reflect light; be radiant or bright with light; gleam; glow
In a smooth manner
Gloss is defined as to make or become shiny, or to hide.
(Now Rare) To brighten by rubbing or scouring; polish; burnish
To impart a smooth surface or appearance to, as with varnish
To arrive at or attain the end of:
To clean things by vigorous rubbing and polishing
To be made clean
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 apply to a surface firmly and with friction:
To make sleek; slick:
To apply a glaze to:
The definition of spoil is to destroy something, to diminish the character of something, to overindulge someone, or to go bad and become unusable or inedible.
(Obsolete) To obliterate; destroy.
Ruin is defined as to break or destroy something.
To surpass or exceed:
In a light manner; lightly.
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