Usage examples for distinguishable

  1. We saw here several of these heroes working patiently enough with irons on their feet, and in no way distinguishable in manners or appearance from their brethren of St. Francisco or Santa Clara. – A New Voyage Round the World, in the years 1823, 24, 25, and 26, Vol. 2 by Otto von Kotzebue
  2. They should, however, be easily distinguishable. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  3. So that it was clear that though Masterman gave high teas, they were scarcely distinguishable from evening dinners; and if he was a deacon, he was by no means a common deacon. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  4. They are, however, easily distinguishable from each other through other attributes. – Lectures on Stellar Statistics by Carl Vilhelm Ludvig Charlier
  5. As his Sight increased, he discerned other Objects, which appeared for some Days inverted to him, with their Colours confused; but Red was most distinguishable. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
  6. They stayed where they were a few minutes, until once more a faint creaking and rattling came out of the mist, and an object, that was scarcely distinguishable, swung across the chasm. – A Damaged Reputation by Harold Bindloss
  7. There are three distinguishable varieties, among others, that denote comparative age. – The-Grand-Canyon-of-Arizona-how-to-see-it by James, George Wharton
  8. " Yes, my lord, here it is," said a figure in the dark, which, as it drew nearer, became clearer and more distinguishable. – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  9. The daylight made things distinguishable in a wan, uncertain way, throughout the room. – The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic
  10. And then another steamer, and another, came sailing up, with different colours gleaming; until one, far higher than the others- a great mass of glittering gold- appeared in the midst of them, and round this all the fleet of small boats, that were, of course, only distinguishable by their parti- coloured lanterns, seemed to gather. – The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols by William Black
  11. The bottom of their canoe was covered with branches, amongst which the ashes of a recent fire were distinguishable. – Celebrated Women Travellers of the Nineteenth Century by W. H. Davenport Adams
  12. This peculiarity is hardly distinguishable in very young birds. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  13. I suppose, if any writer, of any distinguishable individuality, could look into the hearts of all his readers, he might very probably find one in his parish of a thousand or a million who honestly preferred him to any other of his kind. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  14. Holtspur watched her movements, admiring the queenly grace of her step- distinguishable despite the darkness and distance. – The White Gauntlet by Mayne Reid
  15. Only one girl arose, and she was in no way distinguishable from a white child. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  16. At this level its contour is distinguishable from that which corresponds to the gluteal muscles, so that we there find two prominences one above the other. – Artistic Anatomy of Animals by Édouard Cuyer
  17. He died so quietly that the exact moment of dissolution was not distinguishable. – Somehow Good by William de Morgan