简明英汉词典

choose
[tFu:z]
v.
选择, 选定

美国传统词典[双解]

choose
choose
AHD:[ch?z]
D.J.[t.u8z]
K.K.[t.uz]
v.(动词)
chose[ch?z] cho.sen[ch?“z…n] choos.ingchoos.es
v.tr.(及物动词)

(1)

To select from a number of possible alternatives; decide on and pick out.
挑选:从一些可供选择的东西中挑选、选定并挑出

(2)

To prefer above others:
认为…比其它更可取:
chooses the supermarket over the neighborhood grocery store.
宁愿去超级市场而不去附近的杂货店

(3)

To determine or decide:
决定或选定:
chose to fly rather than drive.
决定乘飞机去而不是开车去
v.intr.(不及物动词)
To make a choice; make a selection:
选择;进行挑选:
was used to doing as she chose.
习惯做自己选择的事

常用词组

choose up
To choose players and form sides or teams for a game, such as baseball or softball.
选球员组队:在棒球或软式棒球等运动中挑选队员组成两方或两队

语源

(1)

Middle English chesen
中古英语 chesen

(2)

from Old English c?n * see geus-
源自 古英语 c?n *参见 geus-

继承用法

chooser
n.(名词)

参考词汇

(1)

chooseselectelectpick

(2)

These verbs mean to make a choice from a number of possibilities.
这些动词都指从一些可能性中做出选择。

(3)

Choose implies the use of judgment in taking one of several persons, things, or courses of action:
Choose 含有运用判断力在一些人、物或行为方式中选出一个的意思:
“We do not choose survival as a value; it chooses us” (B.F. Skinner).
“并不是我们把生存作为一种价值而选择了它;而是它选择了我们” (B·F·斯基纳)。

(4)

Select stresses fastidiousness in choosing from a wide variety:
Select 侧重于从许多不同种类中进行选择时的挑剔态度:
Four skiers will be selected to represent each country.
每个国家将选出四名滑雪者作为代表。

(5)

Elect strongly suggests deliberation in making a selection, usually between alternatives:
Elect 强烈地暗示着通常在两者之间作出挑选时的深思细想:
I elected not to go.
我决定不去。

(6)

Pick, like select, indicates care in choosing:
Pick 和select 一样,表示选择时的小心谨慎:
“Not only do I knock 'em out, I pick the round” (Muhammad Ali).
“我不但能击倒,我还能挑选在哪一回合击倒” (默罕默德·阿里)

现代英汉词典

choose
[tFu:z]
vt., vi.
chose, chosen, choosing

(1)

挑选;选择
Who did you choose as the new member of the construction committee?
你选谁当建设委员会的新委员?
"After a little time, she chose one of the most expensive dresses in the shop and handed it to an assistant."
"过了一会儿,她选定了店里最贵重的一件衣服,并把它递给一个店员。"
She chose to study chemistry.
她选择了学化学。
Whom shall we choose for our school football teamleader?
我们选谁当学校足球队长。

(2)

决定;拿定主意
He chose not to go home.
他决定不回家了。
His uncle chose to settle in the countryside.
他叔父决意在乡下定居。
He chose not to go abroad until later.
他决定晚点出国。

现代英汉综合大辞典

choose
[tFu:z]
vt.
(chose [tFEuz]; chosen[5tFEuzn])

(1)

挑选, 选择[定]

(2)

宁愿

(3)

[后跟不定式]决定, 下决心; 愿意, 宁愿
choose three from [among, out of] these books
从这些书中选三本书
C-me a good hoe.
替我选一把好锄头。
He would choose death before surrender.
他宁死也不投降。
He chooses to look into the matter till the truth is out.
他决定调查那件事直至真相大白。
Your father chose to leave me your guardian.
你父亲遗命托我为你的监护人。

词性变化

choose
[tFu:z]
vi.

(1)

选择

(2)

喜欢; 看中

(3)

作决定
He had to choose between death and dishonour.
他必须在死亡和屈辱之间作出选择。
You may take all if you choose.
你喜欢的话可都拿去。
You must choose.
你必须决定。

继承用法

choosable
adj.

词性变化

choosingly
adv.

习惯用语

as you choose
随你喜欢; 听你的便

cannot choose but
不得不,只好

Let's choose up to see ...
看是选定...呢, 究竟是让...呢

nothing
[5nQWiN]
(或 not much)

to choose between
两者不相上下, 没有什么好挑的

pick and choose
挑挑拣拣, 挑剔, 仔细挑选

choose up
[口](临时性非正式比赛中)选定对阵双方的球员; 把人分成两队进行比赛[游戏]

参考词汇
choose     select     pick     prefer    
都含“挑选”、“ 选择”的意思。

(1)

choose 系常用词, 指“一般的选择”, 侧重“凭个人意志或判断进行选择”, 如:
Leave it to you to choose between the two methods.
任你在这两种方法中作出抉择。

(2)

select 强调“在广泛的范围内精选、淘汰”, 侧重“以客观为标准进行选择”, 如:
They're selecting maize seeds.
他们在选玉米种。

(3)

pick 强调“从个人角度在众多中进行挑选”, 有时含有“任意选择”的意思, 如:
pick one's words
选词。

(4)

prefer指“偏爱”、“更喜欢”, 有时“只表示自己的看法, 不一定加以选择”, 如:
I prefer tea to coffee.
我喜欢茶而不喜欢咖啡。

用法词典

choose
中古英语 chesen, cheose< 古英语 ceosan

参考词汇

(1)

choose,select,pick这组动词都有“挑选”的意思。

(2)

choose 强调在“选择”某物时的意愿,特别是当供挑选物只有两个时,我们应当用choose
Much as we may pride ourselves on our good taste, we are no longer free to choose the things we want, for advertising exerts a subtle influence on us.
尽管我们可能对自己的良好鉴赏力感到十分自豪,但我们不再能任意选择我们所需要的东西了,因为我们受到了广告的微妙影响。
He has deliberately chosen to lead the life he leads and is fully aware of the consequences.
他故意地选择了他所过的生活,并且深知其后果。
They could be saved so much misery and expense if they chose to live in the city where they rightly belong.
如果他们愿意生活在城市,本该免除这许多苦处和开支,因为他们本来就是那里的正当居民。

(3)

有好几个东西供选择时,最好用 select. 因为有较多的被挑选物,挑选人就必须加以鉴别。
They will hardly know which facts to select from the great mass of evidence that steadily accumulates.
大量的史料不断聚积,他们难以判断从中选择哪些史实。
But, of the vertebrates, unpredictable Nature selected only snakes (and one lizard).
但是,在脊椎动物中,神秘莫测的大自然只选择了蛇(和一种蜥蜴)。

(4)

pick 在用作“挑选”时,不强调鉴别,也不强调意愿。
On the village green, where you pick up sides and no feeling of local patriotism is involved, it is possible to play simply for the fun and exercise.
在一块乡村草坪上,你为双方挑选队员,并不涉及地方感情问题,只有这样才可能单纯为娱乐和锻炼而赛球。
Tom picked a red shirt because he liked red.
汤姆挑选一件红衬衣,因为他喜欢红颜色。

英文相关词典

choose
decline    reject    

[七国语言]英汉公共大词典

choose
选定;挑选;选择

美国传统词典

choose
choose
AHD:[ch?z]
D.J.[t.u8z]
K.K.[t.uz]
v.
chose[ch?z] cho.sen[ch?“z…n] choos.ing, choos.es
v.tr.

(1)

To select from a number of possible alternatives; decide on and pick out.

(2)

To prefer above others:
chooses the supermarket over the neighborhood grocery store.

(3)

To determine or decide:
chose to fly rather than drive.
v.intr.
To make a choice; make a selection:
was used to doing as she chose.

常用词组

choose up
To choose players and form sides or teams for a game, such as baseball or softball.

语源

(1)

Middle English chesen

(2)

from Old English c?n * see geus-

继承用法

chooser
n.

参考词汇

(1)

choose, select, elect, pick

(2)

These verbs mean to make a choice from a number of possibilities.

(3)

Choose implies the use of judgment in taking one of several persons, things, or courses of action:
“We do not choose survival as a value; it chooses us” (B.F. Skinner).

(4)

Select stresses fastidiousness in choosing from a wide variety:
Four skiers will be selected to represent each country.

(5)

Elect strongly suggests deliberation in making a selection, usually between alternatives:
I elected not to go.

(6)

Pick, like select, indicates care in choosing:
“Not only do I knock 'em out, I pick the round” (Muhammad Ali).

英汉船舶大词典

choose
n.选,选择

朗文英汉综合电脑词典

choose
【动】选择,选取,挑选

英汉法学大词典

choose
v.挑选 ,推选,选择

英汉化学大词典

choose
vbl.选择,决定

英汉海运大词典

choose
选择

英汉经贸大词典

choose
vbl.选择,决定

英汉计算机大词典

choose
vb. 选择(决定)

英汉心理学大词典

choose
选择

英汉中医大词典

choose
n.选择,选取

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