Distinguished is a synonym of transcendent.
As adjectives the difference between distinguished and transcendent
is that distinguished
is celebrated, well-known or eminent because of past achievements; prestigious while transcendent
is surpassing usual limits.
As a verb distinguished
As a noun transcendent is
that which surpasses or is supereminent; something excellent.
celebrated, well-known or eminent because of past achievements; prestigious
Having a dignified appearance or demeanor
- The lecture was attended by many distinguished mathematicians.
(mathematics) Specified, noted.
- Her father was a distinguished gentleman, albeit a poor one.
- Let ''X'' be a topological space with a distinguished point ''p''.
surpassing usual limits
beyond the range of usual perception
free from constraints of the material world
That which surpasses or is supereminent; something excellent.