druthers druthers  /d ˈrə ðərz/


  • (n) the right or chance to choose


  1. Still, this is the computer we would pack in our briefcase if we had our druthers.
  2. Her method of designing is based on the druthers system.
  3. It's been a while, however, since Weil had his druthers; this year the congenitally shy physician has gone decidedly public.


  • Bruins vs. Blackhawks, Stanley Cup Final Game 2: Bruins look to rebound after triple-OT loss in Game 1

    A lot of people felt that, the way the goaltenders were playing during the overtime periods in Game 1 of the 2013 Stanley Cup Final, we could still be playing the game right now if they had their druthers. Tuukka Rask of the Boston Bruins and Corey Crawford of the Chicago Blackhawks played one of the most incredible 4-3 games you'll ever seen, both stopping shot after shot after shot. Only a ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: SB Nation


  1. "He was in a difficult, untenable position in that whole period," said Miller, who remembered Kuhn for his humor. "My own guess is that if he had had his druthers, he would have moved to modify the whole reserve system sometime before the...
    on Mar 15, 2007 By: Marvin Miller Source: Forbes

  2. "We did this to try and make ourselves tougher," Pitino said. "If I had my druthers right now I wouldn't do it."
    on Nov 20, 2007 By: Rick Pitino Source: SI.com

  3. "If I had my druthers, he would be our closer," Francona said Tuesday, a day before heading to Florida to get an early start on spring training. "It's not happening. We have to respect the medical people's advice."
    on Feb 6, 2007 By: Terry Francona Source: ESPN

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