Translation of "option" - English-Russian dictionary


noun uk /ˈɒpʃən/ us

B1 [ C ] a choice

выбор, предмет выбора
That's an option you might like to consider.
We don't have many options.
[ + of + doing sth ] You always have the option of not attending.
have no option (but to do sth)

to not have the possibility of doing something else

не иметь выбора
We didn't want to dismiss him, but we had no option.
keep/leave your options open

to wait and not make a decision or choice yet

не торопиться с решением или выбором → See also soft option

(Translation of “option” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)