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English definition of “polish sth up”

polish sth up

(SKILL) phrasal verb with polish     /ˈpɒl.ɪʃ/ US  /ˈpɑː.lɪʃ/ verb [T]
to improve a skill, especially when you have allowed it to become less good over a period of time: I really must polish up my Japanese before we visit Japan next year.Making things betterBecoming better
(Definition of polish sth up (SKILL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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