Student Thesaurus

One entry found for choose.
Entry Word: choose
Function: verb
Text: 1 to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities <choose a computer that best suits your needs>
Synonyms cull, elect, handpick, name, opt (for), pick, prefer, select, single (out), take
Related Words appoint, designate, nominate, tab; accept, adopt, embrace, espouse
Near Antonyms discard, jettison, throw away, throw out
Antonyms decline, refuse, reject, turn down
2 to see fit <you can wear whatever you choose to the party>
Synonyms like, want, will, wish
Related Words crave, desire, fancy, hanker (for), hunger (for), long (for), yearn (for); decide, determine, resolve
3 to come to a judgment after discussion or consideration <chose to write on a controversial topic for the school newspaper> -- see DECIDE 1