To better see all uses of the word
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Their words were indistinct—something about the spice . the Harkonnens.
  • A thought spread across his mind—clear, distinct: The real wealth of a planet is in its landscape, how we take part in that basic source of civilization—agriculture.
  • The room was permeated with the distinctive acrid furry odor of a Fremen sietch that she had come to associate with a sense of security.
  • He forced himself to speak distinctly: "What do you see?"
  • But the style of the player in the night, the distinctiveness of the fingers on the baliset’s strings, brought the real musician back to Paul’s memory.
  • DRUM SAND: impaction of sand in such away that any sudden blow against its surface produces a distinct drum sound.
  • Yet . distinct.
  • FIRST MOON: the major satellite of Arrakis, first to rise in the night; notable for a distinct human fist pattern on its surface.
  • WINDTRAP: a device placed in the path of a prevailing wind and capable of precipitating moisture from the air caught within it, usually by a sharp and distinct drop in temperature within the trap.
  • It grew louder, carrying distinct sounds now: "Ya!

  • There are no more uses of "distinct" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • Martinez and his colleagues identified 21 distinct emotions made by the human face.
  • Two distinct brain networks guide our judgments.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading