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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Burnish (0.01163 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Burnish.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: burnish berkilauan, memoles, mengkilap, mengkilapkan, mengupam, upam
English → English (WordNet) Definition: burnish burnish n : the property of being smooth and shiny [syn: polish, gloss, glossiness] v : polish and make shiny; “buff the wooden floors”; “buff my shoes” [syn: buff, furbish, flush]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Burnish Burnish \Bur"nish\, v. i. To shine forth; to brighten; to become smooth and glossy, as from swelling or filling out; hence, to grow large. [1913 Webster] A slender poet must have time to grow, And spread and burnish as his brothers do. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] My thoughts began to burnish, sprout, and swell. --Herbert. [1913 Webster] Burnish \Bur"nish\, n. The effect of burnishing; gloss; brightness; luster. --Crashaw. [1913 Webster] Burnish \Bur"nish\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Burnished; p. pr. & vb. n. Burnishing.] [OE. burnischen, burnissen, burnen, OF. burnir, brunir, to make brown, polish, F. brunir, fr. F. brun brown, fr. OHG. br?n; cf. MHG. briunen to make brown, polish. See Brown, a.] To cause to shine; to make smooth and bright; to polish; specifically, to polish by rubbing with something hard and smooth; as, to burnish brass or paper. [1913 Webster] The frame of burnished steel, that east a glare From far, and seemed to thaw the freezing air. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Now the village windows blaze, Burnished by the setting sun. --Cunningham. [1913 Webster] Burnishing machine, a machine for smoothing and polishing by compression, as in making paper collars. [1913 Webster]

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