Significado de “distinction” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "distinction" - Diccionario Inglés

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uk /dɪˈstɪŋk.ʃən/ us /dɪˈstɪŋk.ʃən/

distinction noun (DIFFERENCE)

B2 [ C or U ] a difference between two similar things:

There's a clear distinction between the dialects spoken in the two regions.
This company makes no distinction between the sexes.

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(Definition of “distinction” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "distinction" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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us /dɪˈstɪŋk·ʃən/

distinction noun (DIFFERENCE)

[ C/U ] a difference between two similar things:

[ C ] The comment drew/made a false distinction between domestic and foreign affairs, which are really closely related.
[ U ] Martin Luther King, Jr. clearly understood and accepted the distinction between preaching and scholarly criticism.

distinction noun (QUALITY)

[ U ] the quality of being excellent or special in some way:

He was a scientist of great distinction.

distinction noun (HONOR)

[ C ] honor obtained or given because of excellence:

Winning a Guggenheim fellowship carries great distinction.

(Definition of “distinction” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)