well-chosen

[ wel-choh-zuh n ]
/ ˈwɛlˈtʃoʊ zən /

adjective

chosen with care, as for suitability or preciseness: He entered at a well-chosen moment.

Origin of well-chosen

First recorded in 1580–90
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well-chosen


adjective

(well chosen when postpositive) carefully selected to produce a desired effect; apta few well-chosen words may be more effective than a long speech
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