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Definition 1: mark as different - [verb of cognition]

Samples where tell apart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We distinguish several kinds of maple

Synonyms for tell apart in the sense of this definition

(tell apart is a kind of ...) recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something

"She identified the man on the `wanted' poster"

(... is a kind of tell apart ) be able to distinguish, recognize as being different

"The child knows right from wrong"

(... is a kind of tell apart ) treat differently on the basis of sex or race

(... is a kind of tell apart ) separate clearly, as if by boundaries

(... is a kind of tell apart ) regard as unconnected

"you must dissociate these two events!" "decouple our foreign policy from ideology"

(... is a kind of tell apart ) distinguish by contrasting qualities

(... is a kind of tell apart ) distinguish or separate

(... is a kind of tell apart ) be distinguished from others of a similar type by virtue of a notable characteristic

"it has the distinction of being the cheapest restaurant in town"

(... is a kind of tell apart ) put in opposition to show or emphasize differences

"The middle school teacher contrasted her best student's work with that of her weakest student"

(... is a kind of tell apart ) make or mark or treat as individual

"The sounds were individualized by sharpness and tone"

(... is a kind of tell apart ) tell the sex (of young chickens)

(... is a kind of tell apart ) distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom

(... is a kind of tell apart ) distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions

(... is a kind of tell apart ) recognize or perceive the difference

(... is a kind of tell apart ) divide society into social classes or castes

"Income distribution often stratifies a society"

(tell apart implies ...) examine and note the similarities or differences of

"John compared his haircut to his friend's" "We compared notes after we had both seen the movie"

Definition 2: detect with the senses - [verb of perception]

Samples where tell apart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards
  • I can't make out the faces in this photograph

Synonyms for tell apart in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of tell apart ) make clearly visible

"can this image be resolved?"

(... is a kind of tell apart ) distinguish

"I could not discriminate the different tastes in this complicated dish"

(tell apart implies ...) to become aware of through the senses

"I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon"

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