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Over time with inter-marriage, these distinctions will become even less important.

Removing distinctions like “plus-size” would get her and millions of other women closer to that level of acceptance.

Good riddance, say many—but such distinctions have brought us things like, you know, medicine.

The bulk of the paper is taken up with important discussions on distinctions between PMS and PMDD.

“I think over time, people will notice there are distinctions and differences,” he said.

Decide about it, ye that are learned in the ethnographic distinctions of our race—but heaven defend us from the Bourbonnaises!

But the new Marshal cared little for the life of a courtier, much as he prized his military distinctions.

It may, therefore, be as well to point out the principal distinctions between this bird and the Common Bittern last mentioned.

Probably the difference between the two is not sufficiently known; it may, therefore, be as well to point out the distinctions.

Distinctions were drawn; precedents were cited; and at length the question was put, that Mr. Montague do withdraw.


On this page you'll find 99 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to distinctions, such as: division, perception, quality, characteristic, sensitivity, and divergence.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.