Definitions for choose

Definitions for (verb) choose

Main entry: select, choose, take, pick out

Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives

Usage: 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

Main entry: choose, prefer, opt

Definition: select as an alternative over another

Usage: I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant; She opted for the job on the East coast

Main entry: choose

Definition: see fit or proper to act in a certain way; decide to act in a certain way

Usage: She chose not to attend classes and now she failed the exam

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