Distinguished and Grand


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Distinguished adjective – Used of a person's appearance or behavior; befitting an eminent person.
Usage example: his distinguished bearing

Grand is a synonym for distinguished. In some cases you can use "Grand" instead an adjective "Distinguished".
Nearby Words: distinguishing, distinguishable
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Grand adjective – Coming before all others in importance.
Usage example: won the grand prize

Distinguished is a synonym for grand in august topic. You can use "Distinguished" instead an adjective "Grand".
Nearby Words: grandly, grandee, gran
Synonyms for Grand

Things that words describes

man distinguished man grand man
way distinguished way grand way
head distinguished head grand head
history distinguished history grand history

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  • Literature / Les Misérables Meanwhile, Grantaire's name could be interpreted as a pun on the name of the letter R (it's homophone to "grand r", 'capital r') or on the idiom "avoir grand air" ('to be distinguished, to be elegant'), as Hugo describes his as an ugly, cynical drunkard.
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