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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

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Monday's announcement of $200 million by the UAE and Saudi Arabia burnishes their humanitarian credentials.
It was just this April that Gifford, who burnishes an images as a children's advocate, was derided as a hypocrite for having her clothing line produced in dingy sweatshops by underpaid teenagers in Honduras and New York.