1. The act of choosing; selection.
  2. The power, right, or privilege of choosing; election.
  3. Scope for choice.


  1. To pick; to make the choice of; to select.
    I chose a nice ripe apple from the fruit bowl.
  2. To elect.
    He was chosen as president in 1990
  3. To decide to act in a certain way.
    I chose to walk to work today.
  4. To wish; to desire; to prefer.

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