Synonyms of 'distinction'
- differentiation, discernment, discrimination, perception, separation
- feature, characteristic, distinctiveness, individuality, mark, particularity, peculiarity, quality
- difference, contrast, differential, division, separation
- excellence, eminence, fame, greatness, honor, importance, merit, prominence, repute
Thesaurus for distinction from the Collins American English Thesaurus
A distinction between similar things is a difference .