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  • His own impression upon his new friend was more distinctively personal in its origin. Cited from English Men of Letters: Coleridge, by H. D. Traill
  • Certain groups of ideas come to us distinctively associated with certain marked ways of life. Cited from An Englishman Looks at the World, by H. G. Wells
  • This distinctively marked fish is the only member of its genus and its family.
  • Soon after they reached the house dinner was served in a style distinctively English. Cited from A Dream of Empire, by William Henry Venable
  • In fact, there was something in his general appearance which seemed to me to be distinctively American. Cited from Amos Kilbright: His Adscititious Experiences, by Frank R. Stockton
  • He might have lived yesterday, so distinctively modern was he in his method and manner of thought. Cited from Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Scientists. by Elbert Hubbard
  • It is the most distinctively American of any fishing book ever published.
  • The Edward building is distinctively modern when compared to the rest of the campus.
  • The lower half of the fortress is built with distinctively larger stones than its upper half.
  • That country has sent the most distinctively national of all the European exhibits. Cited from The Jewel City, by Ben Macomber
  • Together, they produced a distinctively soft musical style, later becoming one of the best-selling music artists of all time.
  • These appear distinctively different from one another and from the marks of the other fingers.
  • I now marked them distinctively for the third time, and once more returned them to the river, also for the third time. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 331, May 1843, Vol. 53
  • Such discoveries as were distinctively medical were the work of only a few hundred men. Cited from An Englishman Looks at the World, by H. G. Wells
  • He would say it was essentially human rather than distinctively Eastern. Cited from Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose, by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
  • If at their first appearance they seemed creatures of the sea, this time they were as distinctively of the forest. Cited from Angel Island, Inez Haynes Gillmore
  • None of the principal characters is related by family or work connections but remain distinctively close friends throughout the series.
  • Sauropelta had a distinctively long tail which made up about half of its body length.
  • The property distinctively includes a shed that is as old as the main house.
  • But the invasion itself was distinctively American, in men, ships, money, and design. Cited from The War With the United States, by William Wood
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Meaning of distinctively

  • adverb In an identifiably distinctive manner
    the distinctively conservative district of the county