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Definition of "burnished" []

  • Polished, made shiny by rubbing (especially with a burnisher). (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of burnish. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "burnished" in a sentence
  • "By the time Delvin burnished the last of the tape and pulled the leads down the sun was rising."
  • "Without doubt, the main burnished piece is the pitcher which holds refreshing drinking water."
  • "But the Golden Gate Bridge, which opened to pedestrians 70 years ago today -- at 6 a.m. on May 27, 1937 -- is more than an international icon in burnished red."
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