Synonyms of selection
1 choiceDictionary • Make your selection from the list.
choice • His choice of words made Rodney angry.
pick • We had the pick of winter coats from the shop.
option • He was jailed for thirty days without the option of a fine.
preference • He enjoys all styles of music, but his preference is opera.
2 anthologyDictionary • this selection of popular songs
anthology • an anthology of poetry
collection • Two years ago he published a collection of short stories.
medley • a medley of traditional songs
line-up • a great line-up of musicians and comedy acts
mixed bag (informal)
potpourri • a potpourri of architectural styles from all over the world
miscellany • glass cases filled with a miscellany of objects
pick 'n' mix
3 rangeDictionary • It offers the widest selection of antiques.
range • The two men discussed a range of issues.
variety • a store selling a wide variety of goods
assortment • an assortment of cheeses
collection • A collection of people of all ages assembled to pay their respects.
array • the markets with their wonderful arrays of fruit and vegetables
repertoire • an impressive repertoire of funny stories
gamut • I went through the whole gamut of emotions.
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anthologyAn anthology is a collection of writings by different writers published together in one book.
• an anthology of poetry
arrayAn array of objects is a collection of them that is displayed or arranged in a particular way.
• the markets with their wonderful arrays of fruit and vegetables
assortmentAn assortment is a group of similar things that are of different sizes or colours or have different qualities.
• an assortment of cheeses
Thesaurus for selection from the Collins English Thesaurus
the act or an instance of selecting or the state of being selected