- preference from
among others; to pick out; to cull; as, to select the best
authors for perusal. ``One peculiar nation to select.''
The pious chief . . . A hundred youths from all his train selects. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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selected — selected; un·selected; … English syllables
selected — index particular (specific), preferable, preferential, preferred (favored), select Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William … Law dictionary
selected — select se‧lect 1 [sˈlekt] verb [transitive] 1. to choose something from a group of things, after thinking carefully about which is the best, most useful, most profitable etc: • The board hasn t yet set a timetable for selecting a chief executive … Financial and business terms
selected — adjective That have been selected or chosen … Wiktionary
selected — adj. Selected is used with these nouns: ↑poem, ↑topic, ↑writing … Collocations dictionary
selected — adjective Date: 1590 select; specifically of a higher grade or quality than the ordinary … New Collegiate Dictionary
selected — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. picked, chosen, elected; see named 2 … English dictionary for students
selected — adj. chosen, picked out seÂ·lect || sÉª lekt v. choose, pick out adj. chosen, picked out; choice, superior, prime; discriminating, choosy, picky … English contemporary dictionary
selected — adjective chosen in preference to another (Freq. 2) • Ant: ↑unselected • Similar to: ↑elect, ↑elite … Useful english dictionary
Selected ambient works 85-92 — Album par Aphex Twin Sortie 12 février 1992 Enregistrement 1985 1992 Durée 74:20 Genre(s) IDM, electronica P … Wikipédia en Français