- verschil; splitsing v.e. geheel in delen
- a distinguishing difference
"he learned the distinction between gold and lead"
- a distinguishing quality
"it has the distinction of being the cheapest restaurant in town"
- That distinction was well-deserved.
- The distinction is not always precise.
- It's necessary to make a distinction between the two sounds.
- The distinction in usage between the two words is clear.
- I can make a distinction between good and bad.
- The distinction between hardcore soccer fans and criminals is becoming more and more undistinguishable.
- Copyright tip #5: The distinction between fair use and infringement may be unclear. Don't take any risk, consult an attorney.
- In Sweden a gender-neutral pronoun was introduced to make the distinction between male and female grammatically unnecessary
- Great as is the sensuous beauty of gems, their rarity and price adds an expression of distinction to them, which they would never have if they were cheap.
- Everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration, without distinction of any kind, such as race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status.
- Bernard of Chartres used to say that we are like dwarfs on the shoulders of giants, so that we can see more than they, and things at a greater distance, not by virtue of any sharpness of sight on our part, or any physical distinction, but because we are carried high and raised up by their giant size.
- It is true that Aristotle distinguishes the tyrant from the king by the fact that the former governs in his own interest, and the latter only for the good of his subjects; but it would follow from Aristotle's distinction that, from the very beginning of the world, there has not yet been a single king.
- Furthermore, no distinction shall be made on the basis of the political, jurisdictional or international status of the country or territory to which a person belongs, whether it be independent, trust, non-self-governing or under any other limitation of sovereignty.
- Current/non-current distinction
- Full-time/part-time distinction