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chosen

[ choh-zuhn ]
/ ˈtʃoʊ zən /
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verb

a past participle of choose.

adjective

selected from several; preferred: The project combined my passion for sailing with my chosen profession as a TV producer.
Theology. elect (def. 8).

noun

the chosen, the elect.

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OTHER WORDS FROM chosen

cho·sen·ness, nounun·cho·sen, adjective

Definition for chosen (2 of 2)

Chosen
[ choh-sen ]
/ ˈtʃoʊˈsɛn /

noun

Japanese name of Korea.
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British Dictionary definitions for chosen (1 of 2)

chosen
/ (ˈtʃəʊzən) /

verb

the past participle of choose

adjective

selected or picked out, esp for some special quality

British Dictionary definitions for chosen (2 of 2)

Chosen
/ (ˈtʃəʊˈsɛn) /

noun

the official name for Korea when it was a Japanese province (1910–45)
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