distingué

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dis·tin·gué

 (dēs′tăng-gā′, dĭs′-, dĭ-stăng′gā)
adj.
Distinguished in appearance, manner, or bearing.

[French, past participle of distinguer, to distinguish, from Old French; see distinguish.]

distingué

(distɛ̃ɡe) or feminine

distinguée

adj
distinguished or noble

dis•tin•gué

(ˌdi stæŋˈgeɪ, dɪˈstæŋ geɪ)

adj.
having an air of distinction.
[1805–15; < French, adj. use of past participle of distinguer to distinguish]
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