DISTINCTIVE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of distinctive
Definition:
a. special; unique; marking or expressing distinction or difference
Example:
It is the retailer of unique, distinctive furniture in the Kitchener-Waterloo area.
Sentence in Classic:
He had an intellectual and distinctive head, but the instant he turned to Prince Andrew the firm, intelligent expression on his face changed in a way evidently deliberate and habitual to him.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But possessing all the grand distinctive features of the leviathan, most naturalists have recognised him for one.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Although the rugged outline of mountain, to which they were steering, presented no distinctive marks to the eyes of Duncan, the Mohican entered the little haven he had selected with the confidence and accuracy of an experienced pilot.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
Usually in cities each street has its distinctive color, and only now and then do the colors meet in close proximity.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
The result is still distinctively Negro and the method of blending original, but the elements are both Negro and Caucasian.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
The window was open, and she distinctly saw his face, which she describes as being terribly agitated.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I could not find anything in the nature of a distinct impression, but the grass was trodden down, and someone had undoubtedly passed.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context