It is nearly impossible to distinguish who is attempting to save the women and who is doing the assaulting.
Snowden said he admired Manning, though he did distinguish his choice not to put out anything he had not read and selected.
The boundaries that distinguish occupation from colonization and annexation have already been crossed in Israel/Palestine.
1560s, from Middle French distinguiss-, stem of distinguer, or directly from Latin distinguere "to separate between, separate by pricking," from dis- "apart" (see dis-) + -stinguere "to prick" (see extinguish, and cf. Latin instinguere "to incite, impel").
The suffix -ish is due to the influence of many verbs in which it is the equivalent of Old French -iss-, ultimately from Latin inchoative suffix -iscere (this is also the case in extinguish, admonish, and astonish). Related: Distinguishing. The earlier form of the verb was distinguen (mid-14c.).