verb (used with object)
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Origin of option
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OTHER WORDS FROM optionop·tion·a·ble, adjectivepre·op·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for option
These cables work and have pulled uncountable numbers of ATVs out of compromised positions, but there is a better option.
Although all useful, there are also unique designs options that won’t butt against the overall look and feel of your workspace.
They gave us all the option to defer for the whole semester.Even the most cautious schools are seeing outbreaks|Sy Mukherjee|September 17, 2020|Fortune
Infeed ads take the full screen, but users have an option to skip them.
Then there’s “challenge,” a new option for coaches this season.Don’t Blame The Refs For All Of These Replay Reviews|Jared Dubin|September 17, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
I understand that this is human trafficking, but I know that my people have no other option.
This simply is not an option for ACC to source indeterminately.Exclusive: U.S. Drone Fleet at ‘Breaking Point,’ Air Force Says|Dave Majumdar|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Judging from current figures, there would be a substantial demand for this option, too.
In all likelihood this last option is what we will get for the foreseeable future.In the Middle East, the Two-State Solution Is Dead|Dean Obeidallah|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
For everybody else, public schools were the only option—and these institutions often had an abysmal record.
That we should attack one week and the French another week is rotten tactically; but, practically, we have no option.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
A term may also continue during the option of either of the parties to be ended on notice by the party exercising the option.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
In taking them up, the earth may be (p. 434) allowed to remain on the roots, or shaken off, at the option of the grower.
When the plants are to be hung on lath they may be wilted before "stringing" or not, at the option of the grower.
The "wrappers" should be cased by themselves and "the seconds" and "fillers" together or separate at the option of the packer.