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American English: /dəˈstɪŋ(k)t/
British English: /dɪˈstɪŋ(k)t/

Translation of distinct in Spanish:


  • 1
    nada desdeñable
    I had the distinct feeling that he was hiding something
    tenía el convencimiento de que escondía algo
    things have taken a distinct turn for the worse
    las cosas han empeorado decididamente
    Example sentences
    • Burkhard prints his own work and the end result is somewhat grainy with a distinct sense of texture.
    • We're both nonsmokers, and there was a very distinct smell of cigars about Henri Paul.
    • We arrive at the sailing club, and there's a distinct smell around.
    Example sentences
    • I get a distinct impression that the money is important here.
    • The problem with using intent with respect to terrorism is the very distinct possibility of never determining anyone's intent.
    • A very distinct advantage to having a press pass is getting in before the general public.
  • 2 2.1 (different, separate)
    bien diferenciado
    to be distinct from something
    ser distinto or diferente de or a algo
    these two issues are quite distinct from each other
    se trata de dos asuntos or problemas totalmente distintos
    the taste of gin is quite distinct from that of vodka
    el sabor de la ginebra es muy distinto or diferente del or al del vodka
    la ginebra y el vodka tienen sabores muy distintos
    we are talking about English people as distinct from British people
    nos referimos a los ingleses en particular y no a los británicos
    Example sentences
    • This should be recognized as distinct from suppressing emotion.
    • Thus the nature of plants is quite distinct from the nature of rocks and sand.
    • There are different types of arthritis that occur in children that are distinct from adult types.
    Example sentences
    • This remained physically and functionally distinct and probably remained a separate planning unit.
    • These are two separate, proudly distinct States, and yet both part of what we are happy to call the Union of India.
    • Even in cosmopolitan Warsaw, Jews and Poles inhabited not only separate districts, but distinct worlds.
    2.2 (unmistakable) (predicative)
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