Detailed Translations for refinement from English to Spanish


refinement [the ~] noun

  1. the refinement (ennoblement; improvement; grading up; elevation)
    el mejoramiento; el ennoblecimiento
  2. the refinement
    el refinamiento
  3. the refinement (subtlety)
    la sutileza; el refinamiento

Translation Matrix for refinement:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ennoblecimiento elevation; ennoblement; grading up; improvement; refinement
mejoramiento elevation; ennoblement; grading up; improvement; refinement
refinamiento refinement; subtlety cunning; down to the minutest details; elegance; finesse; gracefulness; nicety; slyness; subtlety
sutileza refinement; subtlety acumen; acuteness; cunning; discernment; down to the minutest details; keen perception; nicety; sagacity; sharp-mindedness; sharpness; shrewdness; slyness; subtle distinction; subtlety
- civilisation; civilization; cultivation; culture; elaboration; finish; nicety; nuance; polish; purification; refining; shade; subtlety

Related Words for "refinement":

  • refinements

Synonyms for "refinement":

Related Definitions for "refinement":

  1. the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste1
    • a man of intellectual refinement1
  2. a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude1
  3. the result of improving something1
    • he described a refinement of this technique1
  4. the process of removing impurities (as from oil or metals or sugar etc.)1
  5. a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality1
    • I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose1

Wiktionary Translations for refinement:

Cross Translation:
refinement elaboración; mejora; purificación; refinación; transformación VeredelungWertsteigerung von Materialien und Produkten durch intelligente Bearbeitung, Verarbeitung oder Ausbesserung
refinement refinamiento raffinement — Extrême subtilité, délicatesse