Distinct and Indefinite


Distinct adjective - Not subject to misinterpretation or more than one interpretation.
Usage example: a person with a distinct Scottish accent

Indefinite is an antonym for distinct in topics: definite, apparent, different.


Indefinite adjective - Not expressed in precise terms.
Usage example: an indefinite longing for something new and exciting in her life

Distinct is an antonym for indefinite in topics: unclear, ambiguous.

Nearby Words: indefinable, indefinitely

Both words in one sentence

  • Many cultures have a distinct word for 10,000 that is often used to refer to any indefinite large number.
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