There are 2 translations of polish in Spanish:

polish

Pronunciation: /ˈpɑːlɪʃ; ˈpɒlɪʃ/

noun/nombre

  • 2 uncountable/no numerable (refinement) his style lacks polish tiene que pulir su estilo this upbringing gave her a certain polish haber sido criada así le dio un cierto barniz (de refinamiento)
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    • We are so covered with layers and layers of refinement, of social polish, of airs and graces and civilization and pretensions that the human in us almost ceases to exist.
    • He soon made a strong impression in Germany as a brilliant and original conductor, who achieved great polish and refinement in his performances.
    • That sign is to remind them that if they don't behave with polish and refinement at all times, they'll be punished.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

Phrasal verbs

polish off

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[colloquial/familiar] [food] liquidarse [colloquial/familiar], despacharse [colloquial/familiar]

polish up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[skill/style] pulir, perfeccionar he's gone to France to polish up his French se ha ido a Francia a perfeccionar or a mejorar el francés

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There are 2 translations of polish in Spanish:

Polish

Pronunciation: /ˈpəʊlɪʃ/

adjective/adjetivo

  • polaco the Polish Corridor el Pasillo de Dánzig

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 2the Polish los polacos

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