What is the opposite of tarnish?

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Verb
Opposite of to lose or cause to lose luster, especially as a result of exposure to air or moisture
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Opposite of to cause to become soiled or dirty
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Opposite of to harm the good reputation of a person or thing
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Opposite of to decrease the value, character, or quality of
“He worked hard and strategically to advance his position within the firm.”
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Opposite of to cause damage to
“Efforts are made at present to restore the old and dilapidated building.”
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Opposite of to make dirty, darker or less pure
“This cleanup method of magnetizing the oil can provide a better way to cleanse the ocean of oil pollutants when corporations release them into the sea.”
Verb
(of colors) Opposite of to render pale or less bright
“The afternoon sun would shine through the open windows to brighten our home.”
Noun
Opposite of a substance, such as mud or dust, that soils someone or something
Noun
Opposite of a physical trace of a bad or undesirable substance or quality
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