What is polish?

  • (verb): Bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state.
    Example: "Polish your social manners"
    Synonyms: round, round off, polish up, brush up
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on polish:

Battle Of Britain - Phases of The Battle - The Luftwaffe Targets RAF Airfields - Battle
... by the arrival of fresh Czechoslovak and Polish squadrons ... However, Polish and Czech fliers proved to be especially effective ... The pre-war Polish Air Force had lengthy and extensive training, and high standards with Poland conquered and under brutal German occupation, the pilots of No ...
Polish People's Party - History - Before 1945
... becoming one of the most important political parties in the Second Polish Republic until it was removed by the Sanacja regime (see also People's Party) ... During this time there were two parties using the term "Polish People's Party" Polish People's Party "Piast" and Polish People's Party "Wyzwolenie" ... World War II, PSL took part in forming the Polish government in exile ...
Bolesław III Wrymouth
... (also known as Bolesław III the Wry-mouthed, Polish Bolesław III Krzywousty) (20 August 1086 – 28 October 1138) was Prince of Poland from 1107 until 1138 ... Zbigniew for domination and most of his rule attending to the policy of unification of Polish lands and maintaining full sovereignty of the Polish state in the face of ... Bolesław III also upheld the independence of the Polish archbishopric of Gniezno ...

More definitions of "polish":

  • (adj): Of or relating to Poland or its people or culture.
    Example: "Polish sausage"
  • (noun): The Slavic language of Poland.
  • (noun): A preparation used in polishing.
  • (noun): A highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality.
    Example: "They performed with great polish"
    Synonyms: refinement, culture, cultivation, finish

Famous quotes containing the word polish:

    You will have to polish up the stars
    with Bab-o and find a new God
    as the earth empties out
    into the gnarled hands of the old redeemer.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    It is the art of mankind to polish the world, and every one who works is scrubbing in some part.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Use the stones of another hill to polish your own jade.
    Chinese proverb.