Associations to the word «Choose»


CHOOSE, verb. To pick; to make the choice of; to select.
CHOOSE, verb. To elect.
CHOOSE, verb. To decide to act in a certain way.
CHOOSE, verb. To wish; to desire; to prefer.
CHOOSE, conjunction. (mathematics) The binomial coefficient of the previous and following number.
CHOOSE, noun. (dialectal or obsolete) The act of choosing; selection.
CHOOSE, noun. (dialectal or obsolete) The power, right, or privilege of choosing; election.
CHOOSE, noun. (dialectal or obsolete) Scope for choice.
CHOOSE UP, verb. (idiomatic) (intransitive) To select, pick.

Dictionary definition

CHOOSE, verb. Pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives; "Take any one of these cards"; "Choose a good husband for your daughter"; "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her".
CHOOSE, verb. Select as an alternative over another; "I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant"; "She opted for the job on the East coast".
CHOOSE, verb. See fit or proper to act in a certain way; decide to act in a certain way; "She chose not to attend classes and now she failed the exam".

Wise words

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