What does chosen mean?

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.

ChatGPT

  1. chosen

    Chosen refers to having been selected or picked out from a group or range of possibilities. It could apply to a singled out individual, object, or course of action. Being chosen often implies a special recognition or the belief that the chosen thing or person is somehow superior or more suitable than the others.

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

Wikidata

  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. David Cameron:

    Russia has chosen to tear up the international rule book and trample over the affairs of a sovereign state ... we cannot walk on by, we will be contributing an additional 1,000 troops for exercises in Eastern Europe this year.

  2. Braam Hanekom:

    He is about to face the biggest backlash any artist has faced in South Africa in over 30 years, since the days of apartheid, he is walking into a very angry, unhappy environment because he has chosen to walk with Woolworths.

  3. Abilene Officer Don Allen:

    The initial reaction was fear. Why was Officer Allen chosen? That speaks volumes as it relates to how vulnerable are we. ... We look like we're prepared for anything, but the reality is, we're just like you. We go to the same schools in this community. We attend the same churches. We eat at the same restaurants. We are just like you.

  4. President Donald Trump:

    I'm allowed to be totally involved, i'm actually, I guess, the chief law enforcement officer of the country. But I've chosen not to be involved.

  5. Joe Bidens:

    No, the way I said it was not appropriate, i should have chosen my words more wisely.

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