In 2009, Johnny Depp and his rotting teeth were selected for a second time.
The more information you give us about yourself, the more likely you will be selected.
Another poll showed 63 percent didn't want him to be selected as prime minister, either.
1560s, from Latin selectus, past participle of seligere "choose out, single out, select; separate, cull," from se- "apart" (see secret (n.)) + legere "to gather, select" (see lecture (n.)). The noun meaning "a selected person or thing, that which is choice" is recorded from c.1600. New England selectman first recorded 1640s.
1560s, from select (adj.) or from Latin selectus. Related: Selected; selecting.