choosing a mate by political label is like choosing food by the picture on the box.
Others demurred on principle, choosing to defend their individual rights from an invasive government.
The much more difficult and important decision will be choosing the right cloud provider.
But increasingly, choosing a great dress is not enough for those looking to make a splash on the red carpet.
They are choosing to ignore it, and there seems to be no stomach for confronting or restraining the settler movement.
The sequel will prove that, in choosing their chiefs, the colonists had made no mistake about him.
I cried out aloud that now, in this choosing of men, I should have a word.
Have you no particular friends of your own choosing whom you would like me to ask?'
My position could not have been better, had I spent an hour in choosing it.
The old woman remained in the house of her pretended grandchild, not choosing to part from Preciosa.
Old English ceosan "choose, seek out, select; decide, test, taste, try; accept, approve" (class II strong verb; past tense ceas, past participle coren), from Proto-Germanic *keus- (cf. Old Frisian kiasa, Old Saxon kiosan, Dutch kiezen, Old High German kiosan, German kiesen, Old Norse kjosa, Gothic kiusan "choose," Gothic kausjan "to taste, test"), from PIE root *geus- "to taste, relish" (see gusto). Only remotely related to choice. Variant spelling chuse is Middle English, very frequent 16c.-18c. The irregular past participle leveled out to chosen by 1200.