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selection

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of selection

  1. 1 the act or process of selecting his selection of a running mate was a long, tedious affair Synonyms of selection choice, choosing, election, picking, selecting Words Related to selection option; appointment, assignment, designation, naming, nomination; decision

  2. 2 a person or thing that is chosen our selection was the third entrant in the dog show Synonyms of selection bet, chosen, pick, choiceWords Related to selection favorite, like, liking, preference; elective, option; appointment, designation, nomination; appointee, candidate, nominee, selectee; preselectionAntonyms of selection rejectee

  3. 3 the power, right, or opportunity to choose the inn's table d'hôte is excellent, but there's very limited selection Synonyms of selection alternative, discretion, druthers [dialect], election, liberty, option, pick, preference, choice, volition, wayWords Related to selection determination, free will, will; say, voice, vote; inclination, liking, partiality, penchant, predilection, proclivity, propensity, tendency; discernment, judgment (or judgement), perspicacityNear Antonyms of selection coercion, duress, force; duty, obligation; Hobson's choice

  4. 4 a number of things selected from a group to stand for the whole a selection of the company's latest line of products for display at the trade show Synonyms of selection cross section, sampler, sampling, sample, sliceWords Related to selection case, example, exemplar, exemplification, illustration, instance, representative, specimen; archetype, classic, locus classicus, paradigm, prototype; microcosm



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