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Another word for choice

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Noun
  1. The act of choosing

      1. The act of selecting something:
      2. One that is selected, such as a literary or musical text chosen for reading or performance:
      3. A carefully chosen or representative collection of people or things:
      1. The selecting of someone or something over another or others:
      2. The right or chance to make a choice:
      3. Someone or something so chosen or preferred:
      1. The act of choosing; choice:
      2. The power or freedom to choose:
      3. The right, usually obtained for a fee, to buy or sell an asset within a specified time at a set price.
      1. The act or process of electing someone to fill an office or position:
      2. An instance of this:
      3. The fact of being elected:
    See also:

    choice

  2. The power or right of choosing

      1. The act of choosing; choice:
      2. The power or freedom to choose:
      3. The right, usually obtained for a fee, to buy or sell an asset within a specified time at a set price.
      1. One of a number of possible choices or courses of action:
      2. A choice or course of action that is mutually exclusive with another:
      3. A situation presenting a choice between two mutually exclusive possibilities:
    See also:

    choice

  3. One that is selected

    See also:

    choice

  4. The superlative or most preferable part of something

      1. The uppermost part, point, surface, or end:
      2. The part farthest from a given reference point:
      3. The crown of the head:
      1. Something offered or won as an award for superiority or victory, as in a contest or competition.
      2. Something worth striving for; a highly desirable possession.
      3. Offered or given as a prize:
      1. To select from a group:
      2. To gather in; harvest:
      3. To gather the harvest from:
      1. The reproductive structure of angiosperms, characteristically having either specialized male or female organs or both male and female organs, such as stamens and a pistil, enclosed in an outer envelope of petals and sepals.
      2. Such a structure having showy or colorful parts; a blossom.
      3. A flower head.
      1. A group or class of persons considered to be superior to others because of their intelligence, social standing, or wealth:
      2. A member of such a group:
      3. The best or most skilled members of a group:
      1. The yellowish fatty component of unhomogenized milk that tends to accumulate at the surface.
      2. Any of various substances resembling or containing cream:
      3. A pale yellow to yellowish white.
      1. Surpassing all others in excellence, achievement, or quality; most excellent:
      2. Most satisfactory, suitable, or useful; most desirable:
      3. Greatest; most:
Adjective
  1. Of fine quality

      1. Higher than another in rank, station, or authority:
      2. Of a higher nature or kind.
      3. Of great value or excellence; extraordinary.
      1. To take as a choice from among several; pick out.
      2. To make a choice or selection.
      3. Singled out in preference; chosen:
      1. First or highest in rank or importance; main:
      2. Highest in quality; excellent:
      3. Being the most desired or suitable example of something:
      1. The first, highest, or best group in a system of classification:
      2. The most luxurious and most expensive class of accommodations on a commercial airplane, train, passenger ship, or other conveyance.
      1. Of superior quality, skill, or appearance:
      2. Excellent in character or ability:
      3. Very small in size, weight, or thickness:
    See also:

    better

  2. Appealing to refined taste

  3. Singled out in preference

Another word for choice

Modifier
Noun
  1. The act or power of choosing

  2. A variety from which to choose

      1. The quality or condition of being various or varied; diversity:
      2. A number or collection of varied things, especially of a particular group; an assortment:
      3. Something that is distinguished from others of the same kind by a specific characteristic or set of characteristics:
      1. A source of supply; a stock:
      2. A sum of money or other resources set aside for a specific purpose:
      3. Available money; ready cash:
      1. A supply accumulated for future use; a store.
      2. The total merchandise kept on hand by a merchant, commercial establishment, warehouse, or manufacturer.
      3. All the animals kept or raised on a farm; livestock.
      1. To set out for display or use; place in an orderly arrangement:
      2. To dress, especially in fine clothes; adorn.
      3. An orderly, often imposing arrangement:
      1. The act of assorting; separation into classes.
      2. A collection of various kinds; a variety.
      1. To make available for use; provide:
      2. To provide something necessary or desired to; furnish or equip:
      3. To have as a necessary or desirable feature:
      1. The act of selecting something:
      2. One that is selected, such as a literary or musical text chosen for reading or performance:
      3. A carefully chosen or representative collection of people or things:
  3. That which is chosen

    See also:

    option

Synonym Study

  • Selection implies a wide choice and the exercise of careful discrimination selections from the modern French poets
  • Preference suggests the determining of choice by predisposition or partiality a preference for striped ties
  • Alternative , in strict usage, limits a choice to one of two possibilities the alternative of paying a fine or serving 30 days
  • Option implies a choice of a number of possibilities, and may suggest the privilege of choosing as granted by a person or group in authority no other options open to me, local option on liquor sales
  • Choice implies the chance, right, or power to choose, usually by the free exercise of one's judgment single by choice