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Definition 1: made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where burnished or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • bright silver candlesticks
  • a burnished brass knocker
  • she brushed her hair until it fell in lustrous auburn waves
  • rows of shining glasses
  • shiny black patents

Synonyms for burnished in the sense of this definition

(burnished is similar to ...) perfected or made shiny and smooth

"his polished prose" "in a freshly ironed dress and polished shoes" "freshly polished silver"

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