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We found 38 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word distinguish:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. distinguish: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. distinguish: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. distinguish: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. distinguish: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. distinguish: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. distinguish: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Distinguish, distinguish: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. distinguish: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. distinguish: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. distinguish: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. distinguish: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. distinguish: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. distinguish: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. distinguish: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. distinguish: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. distinguish: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. distinguish: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Distinguish: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Distinguish: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. distinguish: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. distinguish: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. distinguish: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. distinguish: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. distinguish: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. distinguish: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. distinguish: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. distinguish: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. distinguish: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. distinguish: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. distinguish: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. distinguish: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. distinguish: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  5. distinguish: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. distinguish: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. distinguish: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. distinguish: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (distinguish)

verb:  mark as different ("We distinguish several kinds of maple")
verb:  be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense ("His modesty distinguishes him form his peers")
verb:  detect with the senses
verb:  make conspicuous or noteworthy
verb:  identify as in botany or biology, for example

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Phrases that include distinguish:   ability to distinguish, distinguish by mark, distinguish flavor more...

Words similar to distinguish:   describe, differentiate, discern, discover, distinguishability, distinguishable, distinguishably, distinguished, distinguishes, distinguishing, identify, key, mark, name, recognize, secern, secernate, separate, severalize, signalize, more...

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