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dɪˈstɪŋ gwɪʃt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distinguished(adj)

    (used of persons) standing above others in character or attainment or reputation

    "our distinguished professor"

    Synonyms:
    imposing, grand, magisterial

    Antonyms:
    undignified, unimportant

  2. distinguished, grand, imposing, magisterial(adj)

    used of a person's appearance or behavior; befitting an eminent person

    "his distinguished bearing"; "the monarch's imposing presence"; "she reigned in magisterial beauty"

    Synonyms:
    gilded, marvelous, heroic, rattling(a), deluxe, elevated, wondrous, imposing, bossy, rarified, autocratic, peremptory, noble-minded, lordly, noble, wonderful, grand, marvellous, dominating, tremendous, luxurious, idealistic, fantastic, exalted, opulent, baronial, princely, rarefied, sumptuous, high-minded, august, terrific, high-flown, lofty, magisterial, howling(a), expansive, stately, high-and-mighty, sublime

    Antonyms:
    undignified, unimportant

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. distinguished

    Synonyms:
    illustrious, noted, celebrated, conspicuous, eminent, marked, famous

    Antonyms:
    obscure, inconspicuous, hidden, not famous

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. distinguished(a.)

    Synonyms:
    illustrious, famous, noted, eminent, conspicuous, celebrated, extraordinary, transcendent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. distinguished(a)

    Synonyms:
    marked, special, eminent, illustrious, famous, celebrated, renowned, noted, transcendent, extraordinary, supreme, consummate, conspicuous

    Antonyms:
    undistinguished, obscure, commonplace, inconspicuous, humble

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How to use distinguished in a sentence?

  1. Dan Coats:

    It has been a privilege serving with Sue Gordon to lead the ODNI and Intelligence Community over these past two years. Sue Gordon is a visionary leader who has made an enormous impact on the IC over the more than three decades Sue Gordon has served, i have had the pleasure of working with Joseph Maguire as part of my leadership team at ODNI, and I am pleased that the President has announced that Joe will serve as Acting DNI. Joe has had a long, distinguished career serving the nation and will lead the men and women in the IC with distinction.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    Unless/Until you distinguish yourself from the crowd you can't/won't make a difference. Yes! and once you've distinguished yourself, that's when you can begin to make a remarkable/legendary difference.

  3. Komal Shah:

    I would not like to be distinguished as a Kenyan from a different region of the world, i am born here and a third generation Asian Kenyan. I proudly say that I am a Kenyan.

  4. Jack Reed:

    Sgt. McKenna was an extraordinary young man with a big heart and a dedicated, distinguished soldier, ?We are forever indebted to Sgt. McKenna for his service and sacrifice.

  5. Arthur C. Clarke:

    If an elderly but distinguished scientist says that something is possible, he is almost certainly right but if he says that it is impossible, he is very probably wrong.

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