Simple Definition of deselect
computers : to remove (something) from a list of choices especially by clicking with a computer mouse
politics : to choose not to have (a current member of Parliament) as a candidate again at the next election
Examples of deselect
If you don't want the computer program to automatically correct your spelling, you will have to deselect that option.
<he'll deselect any plan that doesn't put him in total control>
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Rhymes with deselect
acrolect, architect, birth defect, circumspect, dialect, disaffect, disconnect, disinfect, disrespect, edge effect, genuflect, grapholect, incorrect, indirect, in effect, intellect, interject, intersect, introject, introspect, lake effect, misdirect, preselect, re-collect, recollect, redirect, reelect, resurrect, retrospect, self-respect, side effect, turtlenecked, vivisect
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