Definition Of distinguished
recognize or treat (someone or something) as different.
the child is perfectly capable of distinguishing reality from fantasy
successful, authoritative, and commanding great respect.
a distinguished American educationist
Example Of distinguished
"Hello, Matthew, " an equally distinguished looking woman joined the man.
A distinguished looking news anchor appeared onto the screen, his hair as white as the script in his hand.
A distinguished professor of agriculture has been selected to deliver the first Presidential University Lecture.
A distinguished professor of constitutional law tells me he has stopped teaching the subject.
A goatee instantly adds an air of distinguished maturity to one's appearance.