distinto

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Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

distinto m (feminine singular distinta, masculine plural distintos, feminine plural distintas)

  1. distinct
  2. different

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

distinto m (feminine singular distinta, masculine plural distinti, feminine plural distinte)

  1. past participle of distinguere

Adjective[edit]

distinto (feminine singular distinta, masculine plural distinti, feminine plural distinte)

  1. different, distinct
  2. clear
  3. distinguished, refined

Derived terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin distinctus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

distinto m (feminine singular distinta, masculine plural distintos, feminine plural distintas, comparable)

  1. distinct; different
    São línguas distintas.
    They are distinct languages.
    Tigres são distintos de leões.
    Tigers are distinct from lions.
    Synonyms: diferente
  2. distinct; separate
    O manual será lançado como livro distinto.
    The manual will be launched as a separate book.
    Synonyms: separado
  3. distinct; clear (clearly identifiable as an individual entity)
    A imagem do ladrão estava bem distinta no vídeo.
    The image of the thief was quite clear in the video.
    Synonyms: claro
  4. distinguished; eminent; prestigious (well-known for past achievements)
    O distinto cavaleiro participou da defesa da cidade.
    The distinguished knight participated in the defense of the city.
    Synonyms: eminente, prestigioso, notável, ilustre
  5. elegant; refined
    Mostre maneiras distintas.
    Show refined manners.
    Synonyms: elegante, refinado, polido, fino

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:distinto.

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

distinto (feminine singular distinta, masculine plural distintos, feminine plural distintas)

  1. distinct, different
  2. various

Usage notes[edit]

The word takes the meaning of "various" when it is plural—distintos m or distintas f— and placed before the noun, as in "las distintas interpretaciones de ellos" (their various interpretations).