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Definitions for chosen
ˈtʃoʊˈsɛncho·sen

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chosennoun

    one who is the object of choice; who is given preference

    "she was Mama's chosen"

  2. Chosennoun

    the name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910-1945)

  3. chosen, electnoun

    an exclusive group of people

    "one of the elect who have power inside the government"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Chosenthe participle passive,

    Etymology: from To choose.

    If king Lewis vouchsafe to furnish us
    With some few bands of chosen soldiers,
    I’ll undertake to land them on our coast. William Shakespeare, Hen. VI.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chosen

    of Choose

  2. Chosen

    selected from a number; picked out; choice

  3. Chosennoun

    one who, or that which is the object of choice or special favor

Freebase

  1. Chosen

    "Chosen" is the series finale of the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the 22nd episode of season 7 and the 144th episode of the series. It was written and directed by series creator Joss Whedon and originally aired on UPN on May 20, 2003. The Buffy story would not be continued beyond this point until "The Long Way Home", a comic book, in 2007.

Editors Contribution

  1. chosen

    A specific choice.

    That was the chosen uniform.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 4, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'chosen' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2092

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'chosen' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3336

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'chosen' in Adjectives Frequency: #1003

Anagrams for chosen »

  1. schone

  2. cheson

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chosen in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chosen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of chosen in a Sentence

  1. Peter Staley:

    For a closeted gay man, it was probably the worst environment I could have chosen, it was very infuriating and humiliating for someone who had a dark secret like I had.

  2. Paul Offit:

    I've never seen this level of anger at parents who've chosen not to vaccinate their children.

  3. Britt McHenry:

    The first thing that came to my mind was why not use one of the really talented sports reporters or personalities employed by NBC Sports? As someone who’s always looked up to SNF’s Michele Tafoya, I wondered why she wouldn’t be chosen, or soccer host Rebecca Lowe.

  4. Donald Trump:

    It is not news or surprising to me that critics and the media have chosen to ridicule me for speaking out on this issue, and that's OK, i remain committed to tackling this topic because it will provide a better world for our children.

  5. Kobe:

    We filled in the space but we were never chosen it did hurt but at least we helped them feel okay.We learnt to give love without any expectation it doesn’t hurt that way.

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