verb (used with or without object), chused, chus·ing.
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Examples from the Web for chuse
Everybody likes to go their own way—to chuse their own time and manner of devotion.Mansfield Park|Jane Austen
You see I can be any thing; chuse then my character—your Taste shall fix it.The Belle's Stratagem|Hannah Cowley
Am not I of an age to chuse for myself the partner of my life?Cecilia, Volume 2 (of 3)|Frances (Fanny) Burney (Madame d'Arblay)
Which if it were so, if they should enter into it and finde no victuals to passe the winter, they could not chuse but perish.
The Prince desired the Captain to take some rest, but he did not chuse to sleep at that time.The Lyon in Mourning, Vol. 1|Robert Forbes