distinction


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for distinction

Synonyms for distinction

the act or an instance of distinguishing

a special feature or quality that confers superiority

recognition of achievement or superiority or a sign of this

Synonyms for distinction

high status importance owing to marked superiority

a distinguishing quality

Related Words

a distinguishing difference

Related Words

References in classic literature ?
But it harmonises perfectly with the view that there is no essential distinction between species and varieties.
Finally, then, the facts briefly given in this chapter do not seem to me opposed to, but even rather to support the view, that there is no fundamental distinction between species and varieties.
In spite of these qualifications, the broad distinction between instinct and habit is undeniable.
"We are delighted with the fabulous achievements made by Hannah Carthew, Gemma Simpson and Megan Vincent, who each achieved three Distinction* grades (the equivalent of three straight 'A*' grades) in BTEC children's play, learning and development, along with Joshua Hands, who achieved one Distinction and two Distinction* grades in creative digital media production.
La distinction de Grand Croix de l'Etalon est la plus haute distinction de l'Etat Burkinabe.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 7, 2019-Armanino Foods of Distinction's board authorises USD0.025 per share dividend
Global Banking News-June 7, 2019-Armanino Foods of Distinction's board authorises USD0.025 per share dividend
His Majesty bestowed the King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein Order for Distinction of the First Degree on the late actor Nabil Mashini, received by his son Tareq, in appreciation for his stellar career and his efforts to enrich the Jordanian cultural scene.
All gymnasts successfully passed their grades, with six gymnasts achieving distinction and three achieving commended.
Request for quotations : the badge of distinction ganarova belarus i, ii degree; breastplate of distinction ganarov transpartnik in a case
Twelve Louis Hotels' units which scored more than 8 with 10 being the top score, received a distinction. The highest scores were marked by Louis Althea Kalamies with 9.1/10, The King Jason Paphos with 8.9/10 and The Royal Apollonia with 8.9/10.
Taiwan Foreign Minister Joseph Wu was awarded the Order of Distinction by Belize Minister of Foreign Affairs, Wilfred Elrington during a visit to Taiwan's ally on July 16.
Systems thinkers look at ideas from different perspectives (point-view) and understand that every time we make a distinction (including identifying relationships and systems), we are always doing so from a particular perspective.