Polished and Rough


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Polished adjective – Perfected or made shiny and smooth.
Usage example: freshly polished silver

Rough is an antonym for polished in shining topic.
Nearby Words: polish, polishing, polisher
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Rough adjective – Hastily or roughly constructed.
Usage example: made a rough camp as darkness fell over the forest

Polished is an antonym for rough in topics: basic, participle, rude, stormy, uneven.
Nearby Words: roughly, roughness, roughen, roughening, roughed
Antonyms for Rough
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Things that words describes

animation polished animation rough animation
style polished style rough style
look polished look rough look
appearance polished appearance rough appearance
Other nouns: form, voice, mix, version, stone, designs, versions.

Both words in one sentence

  • Fic is recently being re-written, so some of the more rough points have already been polished, making for an even better read.
  • Film / Dave But her rough vocals clash with Dave's polished performance when they have to pretend to be a husband/wife celebrity impersonator team.
    Source: Film / Dave
  • Nobility Marries Money As the Dowager Countess put it, he wasn't quite a "rough diamond," "just cut and polished relatively recently."
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