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They will not be needing any silver polish this season, either. The Sun (2017)Patients who don't have a regular clean and polish are 86 per cent more at risk of the lung infection than those who do. The Sun (2016)To really add to its worth just polish it lots and admire it. The Sun (2014)That threat alone would likely make them polish up their specs more carefully. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The ice is incredibly clear and looks like it has been polished smooth. The Sun (2013)We would balance on his highly polished shoes while he danced across the room. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Why not buy the nail polish instead? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Instead she spent time endlessly cleaning and polishing communal areas as bemused staff and residents looked on. The Sun (2012)DON'T chuck away old nail polish bottles just because the polish is thick. The Sun (2009)She considered glittery nail polish and hair accessories beyond ponytail holders things to be avoided. Christianity Today (2000)The parquet floors were polished to a rich gleam and the new swimming pool sparkled in the garden. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We wanted something practical and honest that didn't need to be polished or dusted. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is well worth watching as long as you can get past the veneer of high polish and dialogue that sounds like dialogue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Still, its stars and its general polish make it diverting enough. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This classic cleanser contains creamy eucalyptus and cocoa butter to clean, and a muslin cloth to polish. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I think he is really getting quite polished in his manners. Elizabeth Gaskell North and South (1855)Though the bottom ten feet or so had been polished smooth, the flanks higher up were like crumbling battlements. Oxenhorn, Harvey Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)I put boot polish on them. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They say It's a pastel yellow polish perfect for nailing the hottest trends. Times, Sunday Times (2012)By swelling your confidence, your friend's advice probably did help to polish your interview performance. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Like the wheel, it is constantly being reinvented, perfected and polished. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The dancers are, as always, highly polished. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But it means that their pieces will be polished, and at this stage that's what matters. Times, Sunday Times (2011)

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Translations for 'Polish'

British English: polish /ˈpɒlɪʃ/ NOUN
Polish is a substance that you put on the surface of an object in order to clean it, protect it, and make it shine.
...furniture polish.
  • American English: polish
  • Arabic: مَادَةُ تَلْمِيع
  • Brazilian Portuguese: polimento
  • Chinese: 磨光
  • Croatian: sredstvo za laštenje
  • Czech: leštidlo
  • Danish: pudsecreme
  • Dutch: poetsmiddel
  • European Spanish: betún general
  • Finnish: vaha
  • French: cirage
  • German: Politur
  • Greek: βερνίκι
  • Italian: polacco
  • Japanese: つや出し剤
  • Korean: 광택제
  • Norwegian: polering
  • Polish: połysk
  • European Portuguese: polimento
  • Romanian: lustru
  • Russian: полироль
  • Spanish: betún
  • Swedish: putsmedel
  • Thai: สารขัดเงา
  • Turkish: cila
  • Ukrainian: поліроль
  • Vietnamese: chất đánh bóng
British English: polish VERB
If you polish something, you put polish on it or rub it with a cloth to make it shine.
He polished his shoes.
  • American English: polish
  • Arabic: يَصْقِل
  • Brazilian Portuguese: polir
  • Chinese: 擦亮
  • Croatian: laštiti
  • Czech: leštit
  • Danish: polere
  • Dutch: poetsen
  • European Spanish: lustrar
  • Finnish: kiillottaa
  • French: cirer
  • German: polieren
  • Greek: γυαλίζω
  • Italian: lucidare
  • Japanese: つやを出す
  • Korean: 닦다
  • Norwegian: polere
  • Polish: wypolerować
  • European Portuguese: polir
  • Romanian: a lustrui
  • Russian: полировать
  • Spanish: lustrar
  • Swedish: polera
  • Thai: ขัดให้ขึ้นเงา
  • Turkish: cilalamak parlatmak
  • Ukrainian: полірувати
  • Vietnamese: đánh bóng
British English: Polish /ˈpəʊlɪʃ/ ADJECTIVE
Polish means belonging or relating to Poland, or to its people, language, or culture.
The press conference was broadcast live on Polish television.
  • American English: Polish
  • Arabic: بُولَنْديّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: polonês
  • Chinese: 波兰的
  • Croatian: poljski
  • Czech: polský
  • Danish: polsk
  • Dutch: Pools
  • European Spanish: polaco
  • Finnish: puolalainen adjektiivi
  • French: polonais
  • German: polnisch
  • Greek: πολωνικός
  • Italian: polacco
  • Japanese: ポーランドの
  • Korean: 폴란드의
  • Norwegian: polsk
  • Polish: polski
  • European Portuguese: polaco
  • Romanian: polonez
  • Russian: польский
  • Spanish: polaco
  • Swedish: polsk
  • Thai: ที่เกี่ยวกับโปแลนด์
  • Turkish: Polonya
  • Ukrainian: польський
  • Vietnamese: thuộc nước/người/tiếng Ba Lan
British English: Polish /ˈpəʊlɪʃ/ NOUN
Polish is the language spoken by people in Poland.
She speaks Polish.
  • American English: Polish
  • Arabic: بُولَنْديّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: polonês
  • Chinese: 波兰人
  • Croatian: poljski
  • Czech: Polák
  • Danish: polsk
  • Dutch: Pools
  • European Spanish: polaco
  • Finnish: puola kieli
  • French: polonais
  • German: Polnisch
  • Greek: Πολωνός
  • Italian: polacco
  • Japanese: ポーランド人
  • Korean: 폴란드어
  • Norwegian: polsk
  • Polish: Polak
  • European Portuguese: polaco
  • Romanian: polonă
  • Russian: польский
  • Spanish: polaco
  • Swedish: polack
  • Thai: ชาวโปแลนด์
  • Turkish: Polonyalı
  • Ukrainian: польська мова
  • Vietnamese: tiếng Ba Lan

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