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burnish

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  • verbpolish, brighten
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Synonyms for burnish

verb polish, brighten
  • buff
  • furbish
  • glance
  • glaze
  • gloss
  • luster
  • patina
  • rub
  • sheen
  • shine
  • smooth
  • wax
  • put on a finish

Antonyms for burnish

  • dull
  • tarnish
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More words related to burnish

brighten

verb. make shine or glow
  • buff up
  • burnish
  • clear up
  • enliven
  • gleam
  • grow sunny
  • illuminate
  • illumine
  • intensify
  • kindle
  • light up
  • lighten
  • polish
  • punch up
  • spiff up
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