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chooses, 3rd person singular present; chose, past tense; chosen, past participle; choosing, present participle;
  1. Pick out or select (someone or something) as being the best or most appropriate of two or more alternatives
    • - he chose a seat facing the door
    • - now it's my turn to choose
  2. Decide on a course of action, typically after rejecting alternatives
    • - he chose to go
    • - I'll stay as long as I choose

  1. 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"
  2. 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"
  3. 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"
  4. (Choosing) Choice consists of the mental process of judging the merits of multiple s and ing one of them. While a choice can be made between imagined options ("what would I do if ...?"), often a choice is made between real options, and followed by the corresponding action. ...
  5. (Choosing) Choose a sturdy material and check the cutting edge. Some companies make plastic zesters which look like the real thing, but generally don't cut.
  6. to put a menu option into effect, usually by clicking on a button. This is different from selecting, which highlights an object, file, etc. to work with, but does not actually perform the work.
  7. To pick a command from a menu.  Usually you choose a command after selecting something for the computer to act on.
  8. Select an item and initiate the action associated with the item. Examples include choosing a menu item or choosing a button.
  9. v. to decide between two or more
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