Bedeutung von “distinguish” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /dɪˈstɪŋ·ɡwɪʃ/

to see or understand the differences between two people, ideas, or things:

Children must learn to distinguish between right and wrong.

to make one person or thing seem different from another:

His great skill distinguishes / him from the rest of the team.

to be able to see, hear or understand something:

I couldn’t distinguish anything in the darkness.

(Definition von “distinguish” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)