Made smooth and glossy, as by friction; hence, highly finished; refined; polite; as, polished plate; polished manners; polished verse.
- Made shiny and smooth by or as if by rubbing or chemical action.
- Naturally shiny and smooth.
- Having the husk or outer layers removed. Used of grains of rice.
- Refined; cultured: polished manners.
- Having no imperfections or errors; flawless: gave a polished presentation to the board.