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Definitions and Synonyms of distinguished | Another word for distinguished | What is distinguished?

Definition 1: used of a person's appearance or behavior; befitting an eminent person - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where distinguished or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his distinguished bearing
  • the monarch's imposing presence
  • she reigned in magisterial beauty

Synonyms for distinguished in the sense of this definition

(distinguished is similar to ...) having or expressing dignity; especially formality or stateliness in bearing or appearance

"her dignified demeanor" "the director of the school was a dignified white-haired gentleman"

Definition 2: (used of persons) standing above others in character or attainment or reputation - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where distinguished or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • our distinguished professor

(distinguished is similar to ...) of great significance or value

"important people" "the important questions of the day"

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