|a.||1.||Made smooth and glossy, as by friction; hence, highly finished; refined; polite; |
|Adj.||1.||polished - perfected or made shiny and smooth; "his polished prose"; "in a freshly ironed dress and polished shoes"; "freshly polished silver"|
unpolished - not carefully reworked or perfected or made smooth by polishing; "dull unpolished shoes"
|2.||polished - showing a high degree of refinement and the assurance that comes from wide social experience; "his polished manner"; "maintained an urbane tone in his letters"|
|3.||polished - (of grains especially rice) having the husk or outer layers removed; "polished rice"|
|4.||polished - (of lumber or stone) to trim and smooth|