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choose

 
Verb choose has 3 senses
  1. choose, take, select, pick out - 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"
    --1 is one way to decide, make up one's mind, determine
    Sample sentence:
    They choose him to write the letter
  2. choose, prefer, opt - 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"
    Sample sentence:
    They choose him to write the letter
  3. choose - 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"
    --3 is one way to
    judge
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
    Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE
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