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Synonyms for polish

Synonyms for polish

to give a gleaming luster to, usually through friction

to bring to perfection or completion

to improve by making minor changes or additions

polish off: to eat completely or entirely

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

refined, effortless beauty of manner, form, and style

Synonyms for polish

a highly developed state of perfection

a preparation used in polishing

the Slavic language of Poland

bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state

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Sarah Manning polished off Nicky Duckling's assist in the 38th minute to open the scoring, with Duckling adding the second after Manning missed a penalty.
Once on the Spanish party island they headed for the pool and polished off jugs of sangria.
TENNIS: Andy Murray polished off Roko Karanusic in straight sets to extend Great Britain's Davis Cup lead over Croatia to 4-0 in the first dead rubber at the All England Club.
The Prince polished off a plate containing two rashers of bacon, sausage, two eggs, sauteed potatoes, tomatoes, mushrooms and fried bread during a visit to the Little Chef at Barton Mills, Suffolk.
Dwayne Smith polished off the innings, taking Ryan Higgins (2), Tawanda Mupariwa (0) and Prosper Utseya (6) to finish with of four for 29.
I honestly think he could have polished off the whole sixer if we hadn't been plucking from its vine.
The colt, 12-1 with the sponsors for the Chester Cup, polished off his last campaign with a hat-trick, but met with trouble in running on his comeback when fourth at the Craven meeting.
Sasa Garofano polished off a fine performance for Thomas Estley with a skilful finish to make it 4-0.
Mehmet Okur knocked down a 3-pointer, and Elden Campbell polished off an effective series against Shaquille O'Neal.
Prestatyn skipper Morne Williams polished off the Aigburth innings for 167 off 49 overs as he bagged 3-19 off five overs, left-armer Mike Williams taking 3-28 off 13 and quickie Owen 1-24 off five to outshine Prestatyn's South African ace Jacques Van Wyk who only managed 1-43 off 15 overs this time.
The 23-year- old from Speke was named Liverpool's top window cleaner after he polished off a pane of glass in just eight seconds flat.
Record-breaking speed king Van Wyk, who flies back to Boland tomorrow to resume his domestic career, polished off the Moorfield innings for 105 to take his unprecedented haul to 80 wickets in the League and 94 in all competitions for the grateful cricket club.
W&W COUNTY star Paul Hemming nicknamed Mr Angry had not won a top Midlands title for nine years but polished off the opposition to take the pounds 400 first prize in the W.
Neil Ruddock and Robbie Fowler scored twice and Stan Collymore polished off the Reds' spree.
And some of those slices were small enough to be polished off in one bite.