Part of speech:
To give a name or title to; entitle; style
To undertake the duties of (an office):
(In passive) Of a person, to have as one's name; of a thing, to have as its name.
To reach a conclusion or form a judgment or opinion about (something) by reasoning or consideration:
To give a name or title to; characterize:
To decide; resolve
(Law) To try illegally to influence or instruct (a jury)
To make or pass a law or laws
To make a choice
To select from a group:
(Archaic) To put before someone else in rank, office, etc.; promote; advance
Vote is defined as to participate in an election or to express a preference.
To disregard deliberately; pay no attention to; refuse to consider
To cull is defined as to select from a large number of options.
(Baseball) To advance (a runner) by hitting a single
Selected with care; well-chosen:
The definition of chosen is a person or thing that has been picked out or decided upon.
Excluding or tending to exclude:
To select by vote for an office
Singled out in preference
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