Distinguishingly Dis*tin"guish*ing*ly, adv. With distinction; with some mark of preference. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

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  • distinguishingly — dis·tin·guish·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • distinguishingly — adverb see distinguishing …   Useful english dictionary

  • distinguishing — distinguishingly, adv. /di sting gwi shing/, adj. distinctive; characteristic, as a definitive feature of an individual or group: Intricate rhyming is a distinguishing feature of her poetry. [1660 70; DISTINGUISH + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • distinguish — /dəsˈtɪŋgwɪʃ / (say duhs tinggwish) verb (t) 1. (sometimes followed by from) to mark off as different. 2. to recognise as distinct or different; discriminate. 3. to perceive clearly by sight or other sense; discern; recognise. 4. to serve to… …   Australian English dictionary

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