polished Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"polished" in British English

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polishedadjective

uk   /ˈpɒl.ɪʃt/  us   /ˈpɑː.lɪʃt/

polished adjective (CLEAN)

having been polished: a ​highly polished ​floor

polished adjective (SKILLED)

A polished ​person has ​style and ​confidence: He's ​suave, polished, and ​charming. showinggreatskill: The ​dancers gave a polished ​performance.
(Definition of polished from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"polished" in American English

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polishedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈpɑl·ɪʃt/
Someone who is polished is ​polite, ​graceful, and ​stylish: He’s ​suave, polished, and ​charming. Something that is polished ​showsgreatskill: a polished ​performance
(Definition of polished from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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