In a word, I had polished up my weapons to tear this embassy of his to pieces.
Here the camel drill was polished up and brought to perfection.
If Ragnhild had been here, now, she would have polished up that saucepan herself.
He polished up the guns and swords, and even his own buttons.
Harry cleaned and polished up his gun, and Kate sat and watched him.
All the lamps were lit, and their reflectors, which I had polished up during the day, threw a blaze of light into the room.
Harold was sure now that the statement had been polished up a bit by the publicity department.
Only wait till Aunt Daphne gets you polished up, and on the sideboard!
I see through the glass dimly; you may see through it after it is polished up.
If the agricultural labourer is to be polished up and refined, why on earth should not his employer take a step in advance?