Definition of Polish. Meaning of Polish. Synonyms of Polish

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Definition of Polish

Polish
Polish Pol"ish, a. [From Pole a Polander.] Of or pertaining to Poland or its inhabitants. -- n. The language of the Poles.
Polish
Polish Pol"ish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Polished; p. pr. & vb. n. Polishing.] [F. polir, L. polire. Cf. Polite, -ish] 1. To make smooth and glossy, usually by friction; to burnish; to overspread with luster; as, to polish glass, marble, metals, etc. 2. Hence, to refine; to wear off the rudeness, coarseness, or rusticity of; to make elegant and polite; as, to polish life or manners. --Milton. To polish off, to finish completely, as an adversary. [Slang] --W. H. Russell.
Polish
Polish Pol"ish, v. i. To become smooth, as from friction; to receive a gloss; to take a smooth and glossy surface; as, steel polishes well. --Bacon.
Polish
Polish Pol"ish, n. 1. A smooth, glossy surface, usually produced by friction; a gloss or luster. Another prism of clearer glass and better polish. --Sir I. Newton. 2. Anything used to produce a gloss. 3. Fig.: Refinement; elegance of manners. This Roman polish and this smooth behavior. --Addison.

Meaning of Polish from wikipedia

- Poland or of Polish descent Polish chicken Polish brothers (Mark Polish and Michael Polish, born 1970), American twin screenwriters Polish /ˈpɒlɪʃ/ may...
- Polish (Polish: język polski, [ˈjɛ̃zɨk ˈpɔlskʲi] (listen), polszczyzna [pɔlˈʂt͡ʂɨzna] (listen) or simply polski, [ˈpɔlskʲi] (listen)) is a West Slavic...
- The Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, formally known as the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, and, after 1791, as the Commonwealth of Poland...
- The Polish–Soviet War (late autumn 1918 / 14 February 1919 – 18 March 1921) was fought primarily between the Second Polish Republic and the Russian Soviet...
- The złoty (Polish: [ˈzwɔtɨ] (listen); abbreviation: zł; code: PLN) is the official currency and legal tender of Poland. It is subdivided into 100 grosz...
- Polishing is the process of creating a smooth and shiny surface by rubbing it or by applying a chemical treatment, leaving a clean surface with a significant...
- maritime boundaries with Denmark and Sweden. The history of human activity on Polish soil spans thousands of years. Throughout the late antiquity period it became...
- between Poland (including the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth) and Russia (including the Soviet Union) include: 1 Originally a Polish civil war that Russia, among...
- Mark Polish and Michael Polish (born October 30, 1970), known informally as the Polish brothers, are American twin screenwriters and film producers. Michael...
- Nail polish (also known as nail varnish or nail enamel) is a lacquer that can be applied to the human fingernail or toenails to decorate and protect the...