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Detailed Translations for distinction from English to Dutch


distinction [the ~] noun

  1. the distinction (reputation; rank; standing; renown)
    het niveau; het aanzien; de achting
  2. the distinction (distinction of manner)
    de distinctie; gedistingeerdheid; de voornaamheid; welgemanierdheid; de deftigheid

Translation Matrix for distinction:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aanzien distinction; rank; renown; reputation; standing allure; appearance; dignitary; eminence; exterior; greatness; highness; loftiness; look; looks; prestige; respectability; status
achting distinction; rank; renown; reputation; standing appreciation; awe; deference; esteem; estimation; observance; regard; respect
deftigheid distinction; distinction of manner respectability
distinctie distinction; distinction of manner
gedistingeerdheid distinction; distinction of manner
niveau distinction; rank; renown; reputation; standing dimension level; level
voornaamheid distinction; distinction of manner stateliness
welgemanierdheid distinction; distinction of manner civility; courtesy; courtliness; decency; etiquette; gallantry; good breeding; good manners; manners; propriety; respectability
- differentiation; eminence; note; preeminence
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aanzien glance at; look at; view; watch
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- honor; honour; separation

Related Words for "distinction":

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Related Definitions for "distinction":

  1. a distinguishing difference1
    • he learned the distinction between gold and lead1
  2. a distinguishing quality1
    • it has the distinction of being the cheapest restaurant in town1
  3. a discrimination between things as different and distinct1
    • it is necessary to make a distinction between love and infatuation1
  4. high status importance owing to marked superiority1

Wiktionary Translations for distinction:

Cross Translation:
distinction verschil DistinktionUnterscheidung
distinction distinctie; elegantie élégancegrâce des formes qui se manifester dans les productions de la nature et de l’art.

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