Date: 1886 transitive verb to give (as furniture) a new surface intransitive verb to refinish furniture • refinisher noun

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  • refinish — index renew (refurbish) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • refinish — [rē fin′ish] vt. to change or restore the finish of (furniture, woodwork, etc.) refinisher n …   English World dictionary

  • refinish — verb give a new surface refinish the dining room furniture • Derivationally related forms: ↑refinisher • Hypernyms: ↑coat, ↑surface • Verb Frames: Somebody s something …   Useful english dictionary

  • refinish — refinisher, n. /ree fin ish/, v.t. to give a new surface to (wood, furniture, etc.). [1930 35; RE + FINISH] * * * …   Universalium

  • refinish — verb To finish again; especially, to apply a fresh finish, as a new coat of varnish or paint. She refinished the old table …   Wiktionary

  • refinish — finisher …   Anagrams dictionary

  • refinish — verb apply a new finish to (a surface or object). noun an act of refinishing a surface or object …   English new terms dictionary

  • refinish — re·finish …   English syllables

  • refinish — re•fin•ish [[t]riˈfɪn ɪʃ[/t]] v. t. to give a new surface to (wood, furniture, etc.) • Etymology: 1930–35 re•fin′ish•er, n …   From formal English to slang

  • refinish system — The complete product lines and product support offered by many paint manufacturers for respray operations in body shops; these include all materials from primers and thinners to the topcoat plus additional respray products; all products are… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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