chose

2
[shohz]

Origin of chose

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1350–1400 for earlier senses; 1660–70 for current sense; Middle English < French < Latin causa case, thing. See cause
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chose

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verb
  1. the past tense of choose

chose

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noun
  1. law an article of personal property

Word Origin for chose

C17: from French: thing, from Latin causa cause, case, reason
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Word Origin and History for choses

chose

past tense of choose (q.v.).

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