Marked vs Illustrious - What's the difference?
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Marked is a related term of illustrious.
As adjectives the difference between marked and illustrious
is that marked
is while illustrious
From (mark) (noun)
Having a visible or identifying mark.
# Of a playing card: having a secret mark on the back for cheating.
Clearly evident; noticeable; conspicuous.
(linguistics) Of a word, form, or phoneme: distinguished by a positive feature.
- The eighth century BC saw a marked increase in the general wealth of Cyprus.
singled out; suspicious; treated with hostility; the object of vengeance.
- e.g. in author'' and ''authoress , the latter is marked for its gender by a suffix.
- A marked man.
* This adjectival sense of this word is sometimes written , rather than being silent, as in the verb form. This usage is largely restricted to poetry and other works in which it is important that the adjective’s disyllabicity be made explicit.
See (mark) (verb)