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singled out from a number or group as more to one's liking
  • the chosen few who are invited to a gathering at the CEO's house at the end of the year

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Synonyms of chosen (Entry 2 of 3)

a person or thing that is chosen
  • of the five sons in the family, he was his father's chosen and thus showered with attention and special gifts

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  • rejectee


past participle of choose

Synonyms & Antonyms of chosen (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities
  • choose a computer that best suits your needs

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“Chosen.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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