Definitions of distinctness

  1. the state of being several and distinct Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the quality of being sharp and clear Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the quality of being not alike; being distinct or different from that otherwise experienced or known Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The quality or state of being distinct; a separation or difference that prevents confusion of parts or things. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Nice discrimination; hence, clearness; precision; as, he stated his arguments with great distinctness. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Clearness; precision. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for distinctness

  1. All day his heart was full of Mr Cupples; and as he went home he recalled everything with perfect distinctness and felt that his conduct had been as vile as it was possible for conduct to be. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  2. Every little thing was impressed upon his mind, and came up afterward with vivid distinctness whenever he thought of that wretched time. – Ethelyn's Mistake by Mary Jane Holmes