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English adjective: diacritic

1. diacritic capable of distinguishing

SamplesStudents having superior diacritic powers.
The diacritic elements in culture.



Antonymsindiscriminating, undiscriminating

English noun: diacritic

1. diacritic (communication) a mark added to a letter to indicate a special pronunciation

Synonymsdiacritical mark

Broader (hypernym)mark

Narrower (hyponym)accent, accent mark, breve, cedilla, circumflex, diaeresis, dieresis, hacek, macron, tilde, umlaut, wedge

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