What is the opposite of polished?

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Adjective
Opposite of shiny as a result of being rubbed
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Opposite of accomplished and skilful
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Opposite of refined, sophisticated, or elegant
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Opposite of giving off or reflecting light
“The battery was weak and the torch had become dim.”
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Opposite of smooth, clear, and shiny, like glass
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Opposite of experienced in travel
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Opposite of having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress
“It's a particularly unfashionable old hat that ought to have gone to the charity shop long ago.”
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Opposite of showing regard or thought for others, especially by displaying good manners or etiquette
“He made a number of rude gestures in their direction and shouted obscenities at them.”
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Opposite of having knowledge of a fact or area
“Crystalon spoke imperiously, for he was not an uneducated fool, but a learned student who preferred knowledge over roughhouse play.”
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Opposite of familiar with and at ease in many different countries and cultures
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Opposite of having a smooth, unbroken surface
“It turns an almost square sectioned furrow and leaves a more broken surface finish.”
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Opposite of free from dirt, marks, or stains
“He stood back for a moment to gasp at his dirty car before proceeding to wash it.”
Adjective
Opposite of without the appropriate, usual, or natural covering
“The gullying is seen as numerous, parallel grooves extending from the base of the snow-covered hollows.”
Verb
Opposite of to have carried out an action to the end
“I abandoned my search for the perfect wife.”
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Opposite of to have advanced or promoted the growth of
“The athlete regressed his skills after a period of neglecting his training.”
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Opposite of past tense for to make smooth, glossy or shiny by rubbing, cleaning, or grinding
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Opposite of past tense for improve, refine, or add the finishing touches to
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