adjective. ['dɪˈstɪŋkt'] (often followed by `from') not alike; different in nature or quality.
Words that Rhyme with Distinct
Example sentences of the word distinct
A sweet or spicy pork sausage with a distinct
2. Verb, past participle
Kabocha squash vines have distinct male and female flowers on each plant.
Quotes containing the word distinct
1. My great hope would be that Quebec would realize itself fully as a distinct part of Canada, and stay Canadian, bringing to Canada a part of its richness.
- Gabrielle Roy
2. I like tricks; I like to dazzle. Dribbling and leaving your opponent on his backside is what life is for. If I achieve what I want to, then I'll mark a distinct era in football. I'm the Che Guevara of modern soccer.
- Sergio Aguero
3. Love is the kind of thing that's already happening by the time you notice it, that's how it works, and no matter how old you get, that doesn't change. Except that you can break it up into two entirely distinct types -- love where there's an end in sight and love where there isn't.
- Banana Yoshimoto, Goodbye Tsugumi
adjective. ['dɪˈstɪŋkt'] easy to perceive; especially clearly outlined.
adjective. ['dɪˈstɪŋkt'] constituting a separate entity or part.
adjective. ['dɪˈstɪŋkt'] recognizable; marked.
adjective. ['dɪˈstɪŋkt'] clearly or sharply defined to the mind.