- v pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
- v select as an alternative over another
I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant
- v see fit or proper to act in a certain way; decide to act in a certain way
- Newell asked 90 students to choose their preference from four fictional cars, which each varied on 12 attributes, such as gas mileage, handling and whether it had a sunroof.
- With so many different fields and individuals to choose from, we want to know which one of them matches your pick.
- Obama will ask Americans to help him change this country, and say that in just one week, they can choose an economy that rewards work and creates new jobs and fuels prosperity from .
- Barack Obama in Toronto Star
The time has come to reaffirm our enduring spirit; to choose our better history; to carry forward that precious gift, that noble idea, passed on from generation to generation,said Obama, channelling the spirits of Kennedy and Jefferson.
- Ben Bernanke in New York Times
The arithmetic is, unfortunately, quite clear,Mr. Bernanke said. "To avoid large and unsustainable budget deficits, the nation will ultimately have to choose among higher taxes, modifications to entitlement programs such as Social Security...
- Ruth Bader Ginsburg in The Associated Press
In requiring CLS â€” in common with all other student organizations â€” to choose between welcoming all students and forgoing the benefits of official recognition, we hold, Hastings did not transgress constitutional limitations,...