Meaning of “distinct” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /dɪˈstɪŋkt/

different and separate:

This word has three distinct meanings.

easy to hear, see, or smell:

The voices gradually became louder and more distinct.
→ Opposite indistinct
CLEAR [ always before noun ]

clear and certain:

There's been a distinct improvement in your work.
distinctly adverb

(Definition of “distinct” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)