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How to Pronounce distinction?

Correct pronunciation for the word "distinction" is [dɪstˈɪŋkʃən], [dɪstˈɪŋkʃən], [d_ɪ_s_t_ˈɪ_ŋ_k_ʃ_ə_n].

Definition of distinction

  1. The act of separating or distinguishing; a note or mark of difference; the distinguishing quality; difference regarded; discrimination; judgment; division; elevation of rank or of character; that which confers eminence of superiority; office, rank, or public favour.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What is the present tense of Distinction?

  • The personal forms of the verb "distinction" in the present tense are as follows:

  • 1. I distinguish

  • 2. You distinguish

  • 3. He/She/It distinguishes

  • 4. We distinguish

  • 5. You distinguish (plural)

  • 6. They distinguish
  • What is the past tense of Distinction?

  • The personal forms of the verb "distinct" in the past tense include:

  • 1st person singular: I distinguished

  • 2nd person singular: You distinguished

  • 3rd person singular: He/she/it distinguished

  • 1st person plural: We distinguished

  • 2nd person plural: You distinguished

  • 3rd person plural: They distinguished
  • What is the adverb for distinction?

    The adverb form of the word "distinction" is "distinctly".

    What is the adjective for distinction?

    The adjective form of the word "distinction" is "distinctive".

    Usage over time for distinction:

    This graph shows how "distinction" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of distinction?

    The plural of the "distinction" can be the "distinctions".

    What is the singular form of distinction?

    The singular of the "distinction" can be the "distinction".

    Synonyms for Distinction:


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