Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Distinction", we have 14 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in The Sun Cryptic.

We classify Distinction to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 14 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • The Sun Cryptic - Wednesday, 9 Dec 2020
  • The Sun Cryptic - Sunday, 29 Nov 2020
  • The Sun Cryptic - Wednesday, 2 Sep 2020
  • The Daily Mail Smallest Hardest - Tuesday, 12 Mar 2019
  • The Guardian Quick - Thursday, 24 Jan 2019
  • The Guardian Speedy - Sunday, 26 Jun 2016

Crossword Answers

4 letters

Observe with care or pay close attention to; "Take note of this chemical reaction"

5 letters

An expression of approval and commendation; "he always appreciated praise for his work"

6 letters

Used in the phrase `to your credit' in order to indicate an achievement deserving praise; "she already had several performances to her credit";

A warrant formerly issued by a French king who could warrant imprisonment or death in a signed letter under his seal

The state of being held in high esteem and honor

Conformity with some esthetic standard of correctness or propriety; "it was performed with justness and beauty"

7 letters

A degree or grade of excellence or worth; "the quality of students has risen"; "an executive of low caliber"

8 letters

The act of distinguishing by comparing differences

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A protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament

10 letters

Relative importance

The quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree

11 letters

High status importance owing to marked superiority; "a scholar of great eminence"

15 letters

A discrimination between things as different and distinct; "it is necessary to make a distinction between love and infatuation"