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chosen

 
Adjective chosen has 1 sense
  1. chosen - preferred above all others; "the chosen few"; "her chosen abode"
    Antonym:
    unselected (indirect, via selected)
Noun chosen has 3 senses
  1. chosen - one who is the object of choice; who is given preference; "she was Mama's chosen"
    --1 is a kind of
    darling, favorite, favourite, pet, dearie, deary, ducky
  2. Chosen - the name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910-1945)
    --2 is a kind of
    Korea, Korean Peninsula, Choson
  3. chosen, elect - an exclusive group of people; "one of the elect who have power inside the government"
    --3 is a kind of elite, elite group
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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