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choice / selecto
choice   [tʃɔɪs]
A. -adjective
1. (=selected)   selecto,   escogido
(=high quality)   de primera calidad
2. humorous   [example, remark]   apropiado,   oportuno   [language]   fino
B. -noun
1. (=act of choosing)   elecciónoun (f),   selecciónoun (f)
(=right to choose)   opciónoun (f)
·it'noun [your] choice
·the choice is yours
·usted elige
a. [for] choice =   preferentemente
b. it was not a [free] choice =   no pude elegir libremente
c. I did it [from] choice =   lo hice de buena gana
·he did it but not from choice
·lo hizo pero de mala gana
d. to [make] one'noun choice =   elegir
e. the house [of] my choice =   mi casa predilecta
·the prince married the girl of his choice
·el príncipe se casó con la joven que había elegido
·the drug/weapon of choice
·la droga/el arma preferida
f. to [take] one'noun choice =   elegir
·take your choice!
·¡elija usted!,   ¡escoja usted!
2. (=thing chosen)   preferencia (f),   elecciónoun (f)
·this book would be my choice
·este libro es el que yo escogería
3. (=variety)   surtido (m)
·we have a [wide] choice
(commerce)   tenemos un gran surtido
·you have a wide choice
·tienes muchas posibilidades
4. (=option)   opciónoun (f),   alternativa (f)
a. he [gave] me two choices =   me dio a elegir entre dos opciones
b. to have [no] choice =   no tener alternativa,   no tener opciónoun
·he had no choice but to go
·no tuvo masculineánoun remedio que ir
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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