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See also: distingué
- Fashionably distinguished or elegant; having an air of superiority.
1873, Charles Reade, A Simpleton, page 105:
- but when the bill came in at Christmas, for that five minutes' labor and distingue touch, she charged one pound eight.
1892, Robert Louis Stevenson, The Wrecker, page 158:
- And she likes you so much, and thinks you so accomplished and distingue-looking, and was just as set as I was to have you for best man.
2001, Emile Gaboriau, Mystery of Oricval, page 158:
- It was very noble, very distingue, to ruin one's self without knowing how!
fashionably distinguished or elegant
- first-person singular present indicative of
- third-person singular present indicative of
- first-person singular present subjunctive of
- third-person singular present subjunctive of
- second-person singular imperative of
- third-person singular indicative present of distinguere
- To distinguish.
- third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of distinguir
- second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of distinguir