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Definition 1: the act of choosing or selecting - [noun denoting act]

Samples where choice or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • your choice of colors was unfortunate
  • you can take your pick

Synonyms for choice in the sense of this definition

(choice is a kind of ...) something done (usually as opposed to something said)

"there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"

(... is a kind of choice ) the choice of actors to play particular roles in a play or movie

(... is a kind of choice ) choice and use of colors (as by an artist)

(... is a kind of choice ) (statistics) the selection of a suitable sample for study

(... is a kind of choice ) the act of making up your mind about something

"the burden of decision was his" "he drew his conclusions quickly"

(... is a kind of choice ) the act of making a choice

"followed my father of my own volition"

(... is a kind of choice ) the act of selecting someone or something; the exercise of deliberate choice

"her election of medicine as a profession"

(... is a kind of choice ) a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative

"there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion" "they allowed just one vote per person"

Definition 2: the person or thing chosen or selected - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where choice or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he was my pick for mayor

Synonyms for choice in the sense of this definition

(choice is a kind of ...) the cognitive process of reaching a decision

"a good executive must be good at decision making"

(... is a kind of choice ) a formal expression

"he serves at the pleasure of the President"

(... is a kind of choice ) something regarded with special favor or liking

"that book is one of my favorites"

(... is a kind of choice ) doing as one pleases or chooses

"if I had my way"

Definition 3: one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where choice or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • what option did I have?
  • there is no other alternative
  • my only choice is to refuse

Synonyms for choice in the sense of this definition

(choice is a kind of ...) the cognitive process of reaching a decision

"a good executive must be good at decision making"

(... is a kind of choice ) the more conspicuous of two alternatives or cases or sides

"the obverse of this issue"

(... is a kind of choice ) the right or chance to choose

"given my druthers, I'd eat cake"

(... is a kind of choice ) an option that is selected automatically unless an alternative is specified

(... is a kind of choice ) a possible alternative

"bankruptcy is always a possibility"

(... is a kind of choice ) an alternative that is not available

(... is a kind of choice ) the choice of taking what is offered or nothing at all

(... is a kind of choice ) an easier alternative

"the instructor took the soft option and gave the boy a passing grade"

Definition 4: of superior grade - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where choice or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • choice wines
  • prime beef
  • prize carnations
  • quality paper
  • select peaches

Synonyms for choice in the sense of this definition

(choice is similar to ...) of high or superior quality or performance

"superior wisdom derived from experience" "superior math students"

Definition 5: appealing to refined taste - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where choice or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • choice wine

(choice is similar to ...) pleasing to the sense of taste

"a tasty morsel"

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