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distingué

[dis-tang-gey, dih-stang-gey; French dee-stan-gey] /ˌdɪs tæŋˈgeɪ, dɪˈstæŋ geɪ; French di stɛ̃ˈgeɪ/
adjective
1.
having an air of distinction; distinguished.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; < French, adj. use of past participle of distinguer to distinguish
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distingué

/distɛ̃ɡe/
adjective
1.
distinguished or noble
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Word Origin and History for more distingué
distingue
"having an air of distinction," 1813, from Fr. distingué, lit. "distinguished" (see distinguish).
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