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choose /tʃuːz/ verb (past tense chose /tʃəʊz $ tʃoʊz/, past participle chosen /ˈtʃəʊzən $ ˈtʃoʊ-/) [intransitive and transitive]

Irregular Forms: (chose)(chosen)


گزیدن ، انتخاب کردن ، خواستن ، پسندیدن
کامپیوتر: انتخاب کردن

[TahlilGaran] Persian Dictionary

choose
[verb]
Synonyms: pick, adopt, designate, elect, opt for, prefer, select, settle upon
Antonyms: reject, eschew
Contrasted words: decline, refuse, repudiate, spurn, abnegate, forbear, forgo
Related Words: adopt, embrace, espouse, crave, desire, love, want, wish, favor, prefer
English Thesaurus: choose, pick, select, opt for/go for, decide on, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

choose S1 W1 /tʃuːz/ verb (past tense chose /tʃəʊz $ tʃoʊz/, past participle chosen /ˈtʃəʊzən $ ˈtʃoʊ-/) [intransitive and transitive]
[Language: Old English; Origin: ceosan]

1. to decide which one of a number of things or people you want ⇒ choice:
It took us ages to choose a new carpet.
A panel of judges will choose the winner.
He chose his words carefully as he spoke.
I don’t mind which one we have – you choose.
choose between
For pudding we could choose between ice cream and apple tart.
choose from
You can choose from a wide range of vehicles.
choose to do something
I chose to learn German rather than French.
choose somebody/something to do something
They chose Donald to be their leader.
choose somebody/something as something
The company chose London as its base.
choose somebody/something for something
Why did you choose me for the job?

2. to decide to do something because that is what you prefer to do
choose to do something
I chose to ignore his advice.
You can, if you choose, invest in the stock market.

3. there is little/nothing to choose between something used when you think that two or more things are equally good and you cannot decide which is better:
There was little to choose between the two candidates.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

choose
verb
ADV. carefully He chose his words carefully.
freely They can choose freely from a wide range of courses.
VERB + CHOOSE be able to, be free to, can You are free to choose whichever courses you want to take.
PREP. between She had to choose between giving up her job or hiring a nanny.
from There are several different models to choose from.
PHRASES pick and choose You have to take any job you can get?you can't pick and choose.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

choose
verb
1.
BAD: If you choose to see a film, we can go to the cinema instead.
GOOD: If you prefer to see a film, we can go to the cinema instead.
BAD: I choose the first story because it's more exciting.
GOOD: I prefer the first story because it's more exciting.

Usage Note:
prefer = like something more than something else: 'Which do you prefer, black coffee or white coffee?' 'Peter prefers classical music to rock.' 'I'd prefer to stay here, if you don't mind.'

2.
BAD: There are over forty different courses to choose between.
GOOD: There are over forty different courses to choose from.
BAD: There is also a library where you can choose among a wide range of books.
GOOD: There is also a library where you can choose from a wide range of books.

Usage Note:
choose between two (or a few) possibilities: 'You have to choose between a beginner's course and a more advanced course.' 'If I had to choose between staying here and living abroad, I'd stay here.'
choose from a large number of possibilities: 'When it comes to wallpaper, there are hundreds of different patterns to choose from.'

3.
BAD: Hilde chose for sources of energy as her topic.
GOOD: Hilde chose sources of energy as her topic.

Usage Note:
choose sb/sth (WITHOUT for ): 'The roses were too expensive so I chose the daffodils.' 'The team chose Alan as their captain.'
Compare: 'Tests have shown that girls opt for languages whereas boys choose science or maths.'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors

choose
tʃu:z
See: pick and choose

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary


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