Distinguishment vs. Distinction

By Jaxson

  • Distinguishment (noun)

    A distinction; observation of difference.

  • Distinction (noun)

    That which distinguishes; a single occurrence of a determining factor or feature, the fact of being divided; separation, discrimination.

  • Distinction (noun)

    The act of distinguishing, discriminating; discrimination.

    “There is a distinction to be made between resting and slacking.”

  • Distinction (noun)

    Specifically, a feature that causes someone or something to stand out as being better; a mark of honour, rank, eminence or excellence; being distinguished.

    “She had the distinction of meeting the Queen.”


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