Synonyms for polished

Synonyms for (adjective) polished

Synonyms: dressed, polished

Definition: (of lumber or stone) to trim and smooth

Similar words: finished

Definition: (of materials or goods) brought to the desired final state

Usage: a finished product


Synonyms: polished

Definition: perfected or made shiny and smooth

Usage: his polished prose; in a freshly ironed dress and polished shoes; freshly polished silver

Similar words: bright, burnished, shining, shiny, lustrous

Definition: made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow

Usage: bright silver candlesticks; a burnished brass knocker; she brushed her hair until it fell in lustrous auburn waves; rows of shining glasses; shiny black patents


Similar words: finished

Definition: (of skills or the products of skills) brought to or having the greatest excellence; perfected

Usage: a dazzling and finished piece of writing; a finished violinist


Synonyms: polished, milled

Definition: (of grains especially rice) having the husk or outer layers removed

Usage: polished rice

Similar words: processed

Definition: prepared or converted from a natural state by subjecting to a special process

Usage: processed ores


Synonyms: urbane, polished, refined, svelte

Definition: showing a high degree of refinement and the assurance that comes from wide social experience

Usage: his polished manner; maintained an urbane tone in his letters

Similar words: sophisticated

Definition: having or appealing to those having worldly knowledge and refinement and savoir-faire

Usage: sophisticated young socialites; a sophisticated audience; a sophisticated lifestyle; a sophisticated book