unpolished

  • 1 unpolished — index blatant (obtrusive), caitiff, imperfect, impertinent (insolent), inelegant, provincial, u …

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  • 2 unpolished — (adj.) late 14c., from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of POLISH (Cf. polish) (v.). In reference to style, language, etc., attested from late 15c …

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  • 3 unpolished — ► ADJECTIVE 1) not having a polished surface. 2) (of a work) not polished …

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  • 4 unpolished — [spelling only] …

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  • 5 unpolished — adj. * * * …

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  • 6 unpolished — adjective a) Not polished; not brought to a polish. b) Deprived of polish. Ant: polished, refined, civilized …

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  • 7 unpolished — Synonyms and related words: Doric, Gothic, Neanderthal, amateurish, animal, arrested, backward, barbarian, barbaric, barbarous, bestial, boorish, broken, brutal, brutish, bumpy, cacophonous, choppy, churlish, cloddish, clodhopping, clownish,… …

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  • 8 unpolished — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Rough] Syn. uneven, unlevel, unvarnished; see raw 2 , unfinished 2 . 2. [Vulgar] Syn. unrefined, unsophisticated, rude, crude, uncouth; see also awkward 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Not perfected,… …

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  • 9 unpolished — adj. not shined, not polished; unfinished, uncultured …

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  • 10 unpolished — adjective 1》 not having a polished surface. 2》 unrefined in style or behaviour …

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  • 11 unpolished — a. 1. Rough, not polished. 2. Rude, uncivilized, unrefined, ungraceful, untrained, untaught, undisciplined, barbarous, illiterate, rustic …

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  • 12 unpolished — adj 1. rough, rough hewn, rude, crude; coarse, gross, vulgar, loutish, boorish, ill bred, brought up in a barn; gauche, awkward, uncouth, ungainly; disadvantaged, from the wrong side of the tracks. 2. uncultured, uncultivated, unrefined,… …

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  • 13 unpolished — un·polished …

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  • 14 unpolished — un•pol′ished adj …

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  • 15 unpolished — /ʌnˈpɒlɪʃt/ (say un polisht) adjective 1. not smoothed by polishing. 2. rough or inelegant in style, language, etc. 3. not cultured or refined. 4. (of rice) unmilled, retaining the husk …

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  • 16 unpolished — adj. 1 not polished; rough. 2 without refinement; crude …

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  • 17 unpolished rice — a partly refined rice, hulled and deprived of its germ but retaining some bran. * * * …

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  • 18 unpolished rice — noun : rice from which the hulls, germs, and outer bran layers but not the inner bran layers have been removed * * * a partly refined rice, hulled and deprived of its germ but retaining some bran …

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  • 19 crude — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. rough, raw, unfinished, imperfect, plain, unwrought, unrefined, incomplete; unprepared, sketchy; coarse, crass, rude, tasteless, gross, immature, vulgar, uncouth. See inelegance, imperfection,… …

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  • 20 rude — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. barbarous, crude, primitive, rough, rustic; harsh, rugged; coarse, uncouth; discourteous, uncivil, insolent. See vulgarity, courtesy, inelegance, formlessness. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Boorish]… …

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