Synonyms for Refined:

adj.

clean (adjective)
orderly, immaculate, pure, tidy, uncontaminated, neat, spick-and-span, fastidious, stainless, spotless, unsoiled, sanitary, Taintless, unsullied, clean, sterile, unstained, hygienic.
cleaned of impurities (adjective)
drained, strained, purified, pure, clean, processed, Filtered, cleansed, clarified, rarefied, washed.
critical (adjective)
discriminating.
cultured, civilized (adjective)
gracious, well-bred, sophisticated, elegant, restrained, courteous, suave, finespun, delicate, high-minded, enlightened, urbane, genteel, fastidious, aesthetic, well-mannered, tasteful, civil, ritzy, sublime, courtly, cultivated, discriminating, fine, polite, polished.
elegant (adjective)
dignified, cultured, civil, charming, suave, graceful, well-bred, cultivated, courtly, decorous, elegant, stylish, exquisite, sophisticated, classical, tactful, neat, tasteful, fine, polished.
fashionable (adjective)
dashing, chic, ritzy, natty, dapper, fashionable, showy, vogue, stylish, snappy, fancy, modal, Tony, smart, swank, chichi, up-to-date, decorous, conventional, rakish, coordinated, slick.
improved (adjective)
enhanced, corrected, advanced, Progressed, garnished, Furthered, improved, elaborated, Enriched, upgraded, embellished, better, renovated.
pristine (adjective)
Taintless.
tasteful (adjective)
choice, elegant, delicate, cultivated, artistic, classic, tasteful, charming, aesthetic, discriminating, graceful.

n.

cash-and-carry, consumable, custom-built, commercial, cut rate, custom-made, custom, brand name, commercially, branded. culture, educated. genteel (noun)
courtly, enlightened, courteous, mannerly, high-minded, gentle, restrained.
polite (noun)
chivalrous, gallant, correct, proper.
refined (noun)
delicate, gentlemanlike, finespun, sophisticated, debonaire, processed, well-bred, civilized, urbane, purified, suave, well-mannered, overrefined, gentlemanly, gracious, pure, civilised, elegant, neat, debonair, niminy-piminy, cultured, cultivated, genteel, couth, tasteful, dainty, superfine, sublimate, svelte, twee, prim, graceful, polite, ladylike, debonnaire, mincing.

v.

improved (verb)
Bettered.
purified (verb)
sanitized, Disinfected, Filtered, Purged, cleansed, sterilized.
simplified (verb)
purified, reduced, clarified, Elucidated, stripped, simplified, Factored.

Other synonyms:

cultured
educated.
enlightened
civilized.
exalted
rarefied.
polite
polite.
unfinished
raw.
wellborn
gentle.

Usage examples for refined

  1. Possessing a fine understanding, a refined taste, and fine feelings, by some chance she had escaped love. – Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
  2. He always strikes me as having very refined tastes. – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil
  3. His features were handsome, of sharp and refined cut; and his eyes black and brilliant as eyes of an alert and intelligent animal sometimes are. – At Fault by Kate Chopin