Translation of "choice" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk /tʃɔɪs/ us
RIGHT [ U, no plural ]

B1 a situation in which you can choose between two or more things

seçme, belirleme
If I had a choice, I'd give up work.
He had no choice but to accept their offer.
They had no choice other than to surrender.
I'm single by choice (= because I want to be).

B1 the decision to choose one thing or person and not someone or something else

seçim, tercih
In the past women had to make a choice between a career or marriage.
The choice depends on what you're willing to spend.
THINGS TO CHOOSE FROM [ U, no plural ]

B1 the things or people you can choose from

seçenek, çeşit, tür
The dress is available in a choice of colours.
The evening menu offers a wide choice of dishes.

B1 the person or thing that someone has chosen

birinin seçimi, tercihi
[ usually singular ] Harvard was not his first choice.
The winner got 1000 euros to give to the charity of her choice.
→ See also multiple choice

(Translation of “choice noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)