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Choices and the process of choosing - thesaurus

Synonyms

choice

noun

a decision to choose someone or something

decision

noun

a choice that you make after thinking carefully

selection

noun

the process of choosing one person or thing from a group

option

noun

something that you can choose in a particular situation

possibility

noun

a likely or suitable choice among several possible people or things

decision-making

noun

the process of deciding what to do about something, especially in an organization

resolution

noun

a serious decision to do something

alternative

noun

something that you can choose instead of something else

conclusion

noun

the process of deciding or agreeing something

have your pick of something

to be able to choose anyone or anything you want from a group

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a leap of faith

a decision to believe that something is true or will happen although you have no proof

an embarrassment of riches

so many good things that it is difficult to choose between them

call

noun

a decision that you have to make, especially when you have to choose between two possible actions

cannot (help) but

to have no choice except to do something

choice

noun

a range of things that you can choose from

choice

noun

one of the things you can choose from

choice

noun

someone or something that you choose

decision

noun

the process of making a choice after thinking carefully

decision

noun

the ability to make choices quickly, confidently, and effectively

designation

noun

formal the act of choosing someone or something for a particular purpose

determination

noun

formal the process of officially deciding or settling something

draw

noun

a way of choosing something such as a name or number by chance

Hobson’s choice

noun

a situation in which you must choose a particular thing because no other choice is available

judgment call

noun

a decision in which there is no definitely right or wrong answer and that you therefore have to use your own judgment to make

the lesser of two evils

the less unpleasant or harmful of two possible choices

possible

noun

someone or something that is considered a suitable choice for a particular job or situation

selection

noun

relating to the process of choosing

selection

noun

someone or something that you have chosen

selection

noun

a set of things for you to choose from, or things that have been chosen from a larger set

trade-off

noun

the fact that you can only have one of two things, or the degree to which you can have both

triangulation

noun

showing disapproval the method of using other people’s opinions about something to help you to decide what your opinion is

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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