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Synonym of Distinguish

Distinguish Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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distinguish
Synonyms and related words:
adorn, aggrandize, analyze, anatomize, atomize, be characteristic, behold, bestow honor upon, call attention to, catch sight of, categorize, change, characterize, chop logic, clap eyes on, classify, confer distinction on, contradistinguish, decide, define, demarcate, demark, denote, describe, descry, designate, desynonymize, detach, detect, determinate, determine, diagnose, difference, differentiate, dignify, discern, discover, discriminate, disengage, disequalize, disjoin, diversify, divide, draw the line, earmark, ennoble, erect, espy, extricate, feel, finger, glimpse, glorify, grace, grade, group, have, have in sight, hear, honor, identify, indicate, individualize, individuate, judge, ken, keynote, know, know again, lay eyes on, look on, look upon, magnify, make a distinction, make out, mark, mark off, mark out, mark the interface, modify, nail, note, notice, observe, part, particularize, peg, perceive, personalize, pick out, pick up, pinpoint, place, qualify, realize, recall knowledge of, recognize, refine a distinction, reidentify, remark, screen, screen out, see, segregate, select, sense, separate, set a limit, set apart, set off, set the pace, set the tone, sever, severalize, sieve, sieve out, sift, sift out, sight, signalize, single out, smell, sort, sort out, sound the keynote, specialize, split hairs, spot, spy, subdivide, sublime, subtilize, take in, taste, tell, tell apart, twig, uprear, vary, view, winnow, witness,
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
distinguish

Verb
1. mark as different; "We distinguish several kinds of maple"
(synonym) separate, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart
(hypernym) identify, place
(hyponym) know
(entail) compare
(derivation) differentiation, distinction
2. detect with the senses; "The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards"; "I can't make out the faces in this photograph"
(synonym) recognize, recognise, discern, pick out, make out, tell apart
(hyponym) resolve
(entail) perceive, comprehend
3. be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense; "His modesty distinguishes him form his peers"
(synonym) mark, differentiate
(hypernym) qualify, characterize, characterise
(hyponym) characterize, characterise
(verb-group) mark
4. make conspicuous or noteworthy
(synonym) signalize, signalise
(hypernym) mark
(hyponym) singularize, singularise
5. identify as in botany or biology, for example
(synonym) identify, discover, key, key out, describe, name
(entail) classify, class, sort, assort, sort out, separate

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