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Definitionpolish and make shiny — especially metal
or more generally: to improve something — especially the impression that something makes
- Frail, fine-boned, so white of skin that her flaming hair seemed to have drawn all the color from her face into its vital burnished mass, she was nevertheless possessed of exuberant health and untiring energy.1.5 (60% in)
There are no more uses of "burnish" in Gone with the Wind.
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