What is polish?

  • (noun): The Slavic language of Poland.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on polish:

Battle Of Britain - Phases of The Battle - The Luftwaffe Targets RAF Airfields - Battle
... They were bolstered by the arrival of fresh Czechoslovak and Polish squadrons ... However, Polish and Czech fliers proved to be especially effective ... The pre-war Polish Air Force had lengthy and extensive training, and high standards with Poland conquered and under brutal German occupation, the pilots of No ...
Polish People's Party - History - Before 1945
... important political parties in the Second Polish Republic until it was removed by the Sanacja regime (see also People's Party) ... During World War II, PSL took part in forming the Polish government in exile ...
Bolesław III Wrymouth
... Bolesław III Wrymouth (also known as Bolesław III the Wry-mouthed, Polish Bolesław III Krzywousty) (20 August 1086 – 28 October 1138) was Prince ... for domination and most of his rule attending to the policy of unification of Polish lands and maintaining full sovereignty of the Polish state in the face of constant threat ... III also upheld the independence of the Polish archbishopric of Gniezno ...
Theatre Of Poland - Tradition
... The strength of Polish dramatic theatre lays in the professionalism of its actors ... The core of its repertoire consists of the most cherished Polish and foreign dramas, with which directors conduct their individual dialogues, asking these ... Somewhat more conservative is the second Polish theatre with national status - the National Old Theatre in Kraków, the only one in Poland belonging to the Union of European ...
Grudziądz - History - Interwar Years
... On January 23, 1920, in accordance with the Treaty of Versailles, Grudziądz became part of the Polish state ... time Josef Włodek, the newly appointed Polish mayor, described his impression of the town as "modern but unfortunately completely German" Between ... Some Polish authors emphasize a wider emigration pattern motivated chiefly by economic conditions and the unwillingess of the German minority to live in the Polish state ...

More definitions of "polish":

  • (noun): A highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality.
    Example: "They performed with great polish"
    Synonyms: refinement, culture, cultivation, finish
  • (noun): A preparation used in polishing.
  • (adj): Of or relating to Poland or its people or culture.
    Example: "Polish sausage"

Famous quotes containing the word polish:

    ‘Then I polish all the silver, which a supper-table lacquers;
    Then I write the pretty mottoes which you find inside the
    crackers’—
    Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911)

    It is the art of mankind to polish the world, and every one who works is scrubbing in some part.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The total and universal want of manners, both in males and females, is ... remarkable ... that polish which removes the coarser and rougher parts of our nature is unknown and undreamed of.
    Frances Trollope (1780–1863)