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  Words related to choose

Related / Similar Words: take, select, pick out, prefer, opt

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • select as an alternative; choose instead; prefer as an alternative; "I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant"; "She opted for the job on the East coast";
  • 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";

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    Hyponyms: empanel, impanel, panel, field, sieve, sift, draw, dial, plump, go, pick, elect, excerpt, extract, take out, cull out, cream off, skim off, sieve out, pick over, assign, specify, set apart, single out, think of, set, determine, fix, limit, adopt, follow, espouse, screen, screen out, sort, vote in, nominate, propose, vote, side, go with, opt out, cop out

     

    Entailments: compare

     

    Derivational Morphology: choice, selection, option, pick, picker, chooser, selector, preferment, predilection, preference, orientation

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: izabrati   Catalan: elegir and escollir  
    Chinese: 選舉 and 選擇   Croatian: izabrati  
    Danish: udvælge and vælge   Dutch: kiezen  
    Finnish: valita   French: choisir  
    Georgian: ამორჩევა   German: auswählen and wählen  
    Greek: διαλέγω and εκλέγω   Hebrew: לבחור  
    Hungarian: kiválaszt and megválaszt   Italian: eleggere and scegliere  
    Japanese: 選ぶ   Korean: 고르다  
    Latin: eligo   Polish: wybierać  
    Portuguese: escolher   Romanian: alege  
    Russian: выбирать   Serbian: izabrati  
    Slovene: izbrati and izvoliti   Spanish: elegir and escoger  
    Swedish: välja   Tagalog: pili  
    Yiddish: קלײַבן  
     
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