Definitions For Distinguish


  • Mark as different
  • Be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense
  • Identify as in botany or biology, for example
  • Make conspicuous or noteworthy
  • Detect with the senses
  • To notice or recognize a difference between people or things
  • To make (someone or something) different or special in some way
  • To see or hear (someone or something) clearly

Is Distinguish a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Distinguish is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Distinguish in a Sentence

  • You're old enough to distinguish between fact and fantasy.
  • I have trouble distinguishing between the two of them.
  • I have trouble distinguishing the difference between the two of them.

Synonyms for Distinguish

Antonyms for Distinguish

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