Sentence Examples


  • Any roughness was levelled by polishing with ivory or a smooth shell.
  • He entered the dining room where Jackson stood polishing silver and Elisabeth made up floral arrangements.
  • Hyemale, commonly known as the Dutch rush, is much more abundant in Holland than in Britain; it is used for polishing purposes.
  • With a portion of this sum he obtained release from the last six months of his apprenticeship, and with the rest he purchased a glass-polishing machine.
  • Amongst the earliest mechanical contrivances of Fraunhofer was a machine for polishing mathematically uniform spherical surfaces.