Translation of "choose" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /tʃuːz/ us /tʃuz/ present participle choosing, past tense chose, past participle chosen

A1 to decide which thing you want

Have you chosen a name for the baby?
There were lots of books to choose from.
choose to do something

B1 to decide to do something

decidir hacer algo
Manuela chose to take a job in Paris.

(Translation of “choose” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /tʃuːz/ (past tense chose /tʃouz/, past participle chosen /ˈtʃouzn/)

to take (one thing rather than another from a number of things) according to what one wants

Always choose (a book) carefully.

to decide (on one course of action rather than another)

If he chooses to resign, let him do so.
nothing / not much to choose between

hardly any difference between

apenas diferencias (entre)
There’s not much to choose between the two phones.

(Translation of “choose” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)