Definitions for select

Definitions for (verb) select

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

Definitions for (adj) select

Main entry: blue-ribbon, select

Definition: selected or chosen for special qualifications

Usage: the blue-ribbon event of the season

Main entry: choice, select, prime, prize, quality

Definition: of superior grade

Usage: choice wines; prime beef; prize carnations; quality paper; select peaches

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