Thesaurus

distinctions

noun , plural of distinction

Synonyms and Antonyms of distinctions

1 a quality that gives something special worth
  • has the distinction of being the oldest house in the city
Synonyms of distinctions
Words Related to distinctions
Near Antonyms of distinctions
Antonyms of distinctions
2 public acknowledgment or admiration for an achievement
  • I did all of the work, and the other guy got all the distinction
Synonyms of distinctions
Words Related to distinctions
3 something given in recognition of achievement
  • won a number of distinctions in her long career as an actress
Synonyms of distinctions
Words Related to distinctions


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up distinctions? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

showing courage and determination

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!