[ dis-tang-gey, dih-stang-gey; French dee-stan-gey ]
/ ˌdɪs tæŋˈgeɪ, dɪˈstæŋ geɪ; French di stɛ̃ˈgeɪ /
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(of a woman) having an air of distinction; distinguished.
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Origin of distinguée
<French, feminine of distingué distingué
Words nearby distinguée
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