Translation of "distinct" - English-German dictionary


adjective /diˈstiŋkt/

easily seen, heard or noticed

There are distinct differences between the two
Her voice is very distinct.

separate or different

Those two birds are quite distinct – you couldn’t confuse them.
distinctly adverb

He pronounces his words very distinctly
I distinctly heard him tell you to wait!
distinctness noun

die Deutlichkeit
distinction /-ʃən/ noun

(the making of) a difference

die Unterscheidung
The company makes no distinction between male and female employees with regard to pay.

a grade awarded that indicates outstanding ability or achievement

die Auszeichnung
She was awarded a distinction for her MA in Art History.
distinctive /-tiv/ adjective

different and easily identified

I recognized her from a long way off – she has a very distinctive way of walking!
distinctively adverb


(Translation of “distinct” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)