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burnish
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
polish and make shiny — especially metal

or more generally:  to improve something — especially the impression that something makes
  • I removed the habit, and there shone forth beneath a grand plaid silk frock, white trousers, and burnished shoes; and, while her eyes sparkled joyfully when the dogs came bounding up to welcome her, she dared hardly touch them lest they should fawn upon her splendid garments.
    Chapter 7 (5% in)

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