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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distinctive, typical(adj)

    of a feature that helps to distinguish a person or thing

    "Jerusalem has a distinctive Middle East flavor"- Curtis Wilkie; "that is typical of you!"

    Synonyms:
    classifiable, typical

    Antonyms:
    unidentifiable, uncharacteristic

  2. classifiable, distinctive(adj)

    capable of being classified

    Synonyms:
    classifiable, typical

    Antonyms:
    uncharacteristic, unidentifiable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. distinctive(a.)

    Synonyms:
    distinguishing, discriminative, characterizing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. distinctive(a)

    Synonyms:
    discriminative, distinguishing, characteristic

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    distinguishing, distinct, distinguished, separate, unique, characteristic, specific

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#1287unique
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#3598typical
#6028distinct
#7425distinguished
#8104characteristic
#10110distinctive
#19934distinguishing
#53201classifiable

How to use distinctive in a sentence?

  1. Oprah Winfrey:

    I think she presses her audience -- whether or not they agree with her -- to be accountable for what their perspective is, i think she does push her audience in a way that's very distinctive from anyone else who has graced the talk show stage.

  2. Markus Binkert:

    When we create lounges we always try to think,' What will be the one distinctive factor ? ,' in this lounge it will be the terrace... this beautiful scenery of the Swiss Alps. It's going to be a destination of its own.

  3. Richard Harris:

    Probably the most distinctive characteristic of the successful politician is selective cowardice.

  4. Unknown Russian:

    Every culture has its distinctive and normal system of government. Yours is democracy, moderated by corruption. Ours is totalitarianism, moderated by assassination.

  5. Caroline Vandergriff/KOKH:

    It made me wonder whether someone stole her for dog fighting and either cut or tried to starve her to make her aggressive, bridget was also found wearing her distinctive pink, floral collar, and her leash, and my phone number was scratched off her tag — maybe the thief got spooked by all the media attention and dumped her on a random road.


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