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Russian translation of “option”

option

noun     /ˈɒpʃən/
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.Taking and choosing
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.Taking and choosingLack of freedom to act
keep/leave your options open to wait and not make a decision or choice yet
не торопиться с решением или выбором
→ See also soft optionTaking and choosing
(Definition of option noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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