Distinguish and Notice


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Distinguish verb – To find out or establish the identity of.
Usage example: learned at an early age to distinguish the sound of a piano in an orchestra

Notice is a synonym for distinguish in discern topic. In some cases you can use "Notice" instead a verb "Distinguish", when it comes to topics like perception, observe, see, knowledge.
Nearby Words: distinguishing, distinguishable
Synonyms for Distinguish


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Notice verb – To make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes.
Usage example: did you notice what she was wearing?

Distinguish is a synonym for notice in observe topic. You can use "Distinguish" instead a verb "Notice", if it concerns topics such as knowledge, discern.
Nearby Words: notify, noticeable, noticeably, noticed, noticing
Synonyms for Notice

Common collocations

character distinguish character notice character
people distinguish people notice people
someone distinguish someone notice someone
difference distinguish difference notice difference
Other nouns: irony, humans, differences.

Both words in one sentence

  • Smurfing Apparently, if you never had to distinguish between two phonemes during the first few years of your life, it takes lots of practice ever to learn to notice the difference.
    Source: Smurfing
  • One Steve Limit They can still distinguish each other by name, as seen when the chief call its tribe's members one by one by name and they know which Pierre it is (they even notice when one of them is missing).
  • Conspicuously Light Patch However, if you look very closely, you'll notice that the disguised red coins have a subtle red tint to them, which makes them easy to distinguish from the gold coins once you know what to look for.
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Notice and Distinguish. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 28, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/distinguish/notice
Distinguish & Notice. N.p., 2016. Web. 28 Jul. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/distinguish/notice>.
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