burnish

(redirected from burnisher)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • all
  • verb
  • noun

Synonyms for burnish

Synonyms for burnish

to give a gleaming luster to, usually through friction

a radiant brightness or glow, usually due to light reflected from a smooth surface

Synonyms for burnish

polish and make shiny

References in periodicals archive ?
25 Configuration: Obstructed Task: Buffing Equipment: 20-inch, 2,000-rpm battery-powered burnisher Frequency: Weekly Time required per 1,000 square feet: Six minutes Time required for task: 18 minutes
The burnisher can accommodate abrasive wheel diameters from 4 inches to 4.
Its products include scrubbers, sweepers, extractors, burnishers, buffers, and other specialized floor cleaning equipment and supplies, plus a complete line of industrial floor coatings.
As a result, we sold Eagle to its former owners and will continue to source burnishers from this company as needed.
The earlier introductions of a battery-operated burnisher and a new line of propane burnishers also contributed importantly to 1998's sales increase, Rau said.
IPC Eagle's line of cleaning equipment includes automatic scrubbers, vacuum sweepers, professional and industrial vacuums, pure water cleaning systems, window cleaning tools, screen washers, burnishers, extractors, pressure washers, microfiber mopping systems and more.
The 1891 census showed that almost to a man - this included women - the residents of James Turner Street were employed as smiths, pressers, turners and stampers, chain-makers, moulders, casters, brass workers, solderers, burnishers, polishers, tank-makers, engine fitters, nut and bolt-makers, cycle-makers, core-makers, angle-iron smiths, axle turners, brass tap finishers, machine tool-makers, furnacemen, iron and steel wire drawers, and rule-makers.
Except for a Vandercook letterpress and electricity, the studio looks like something out of ancient times with stone paper beaters, bone burnishers, mineral pigments, brushes, assorted leathers, hand-stitched bindings, and elaborate backstrap-loomed fabrics.
The objects in the exhibition come from Iran, Turkey and India, and include reed pens, penknives and maktas, in addition to inkwells, scissors, burnishers, storage boxes and writing tables.
Burnishers: Burnishers are broaching tools designed to polish rather than cut a hole.
Worktables held the tools of the trade: small piles of gold leaf, brushes to apply it, blunt hematite burnishers to polish it, jars filled with quills, bottles of soot-black ink, small tins of brilliant hues.
This technology provides highly durable finishes that work with all forms of maintenance equipment--from slow-speed machines up to ultrahigh-speed burnishers.
Power washers, propane buffers, scrubbers, battery burnishers, carpet extractors and vacuums are a regular part of most every major facility maintenance operation.
Shops used by painters, burnishers, upholsterers and body-makers were quickly gutted, although a number of completed cars inside the building were driven to safety in All Saints Lane.
It is durable, resists tearing, generates very little dust and can be used on all types of ultra-high-speed burnishers, with excellent results on 3M floor finishes.