distingué

adjective
dis·​tin·​gué | \ ˌdēs-ˌtaŋ-ˈgā How to pronounce distingué (audio) , (ˌ)dis-; di-ˈstaŋ-ˌgā \

Definition of distingué

: distinguished especially in manner or bearing

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Examples of distingué in a Sentence

had the distingué air of a senior diplomat

First Known Use of distingué

1813, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for distingué

French, from past participle of distinguer

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“Distingué.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/distingu%C3%A9. Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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