pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
- "We are faced with having to choose between, on the one hand, a model of turning in on ourselves, where each country compares its competitiveness with the neighbouring Member State, where it looks at its rating on the financial markets... europarl.europa.eu"
select as an alternative; choose instead; prefer as an alternative
- "I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant"
see fit or proper to act in a certain way; decide to act in a certain way
- "She chose not to attend classes and now she failed the exam"