Mnemonic Video


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Mnemonic Dictionary

 

Mnemonic – Burn polish

 

Word – Burnish

 

Meaning
a) polish
b) to make smooth by rubbing

 

Part of speech – Verb

 

Synonyms – buff, gloss, furbish

 

Antonyms – tarnish, dull

 

Burnish Sentences

1   Wipe the metal surface clean before you burnish it with the oil cream.

2   We live in such times where leaders of the people hire professionals to burnish their public image.

 

Burnished Sentences

1   Seven blockbuster hits have burnished Will Smith’s reputation as a massive crowd puller.

2   The Kings Guard formed in single ranks on either side, clad in burnished armour. (extract from Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain)

 

Burnishing Sentence

1   He sat there by the fire burnishing his sword and thinking of the great battle that lay ahead.

 

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