But I doubt it will have a lasting influence on polish politics.
When I was finished, I asked her if she had any questions, and she smiled up at me pleasantly, then answered completely in polish.
The WWI-era equipment had been acquired from a polish ammunition factory in the late 1930s.
The manicurist had just finished administering the polish to Michelle when there was a knock on the door, and there he was!
A few days later, Rudolf Höss was handed to the polish authorities to face his own trial.
And then he told me his story—Russian, polish, and German, all mixed together.
Now to the practical: what are we to do for the polish of our manners?
This was the real reason why the polish question was so clumsily disposed of, and left to make trouble for the future.
There goes a polish Count who is one of the greatest gamblers in Christendom.
Two of the three great fortresses forming the polish triangle had now gone; Brest alone remained, and its doom was already sealed.
early 14c., polischen "make smooth," from Old French poliss-, present participle stem of polir (12c.) "to polish, decorate, see to one's appearance," from Latin polire "to polish, make smooth; decorate, embellish;" figuratively "refine, improve," said to be from Proto-Indo-European *pel- "to thrust, strike, drive" (via the notion of fulling cloth). The sense of "free from coarseness, to refine" first recorded in English mid-14c. Related: Polished; polishing. Slang polish off "finish" is 1837, from notion of applying a coat of polish being the final step in a piece of work.
1590s, "absence of coarseness," from polish (v.). From 1704 as "act of polishing;" 1819 as "substance used in polishing."