Sinonimi inglese britannico
(verbo ) 
Definition
to choose (someone) to fill a position by voting for him or her
The people have voted to elect a new president.
Sinonimi
vote for
, ,
pick
He had picked ten people to interview for the jobs.
,
determine
The people have a right to determine their own future.
, ,
appoint
It made sense to appoint a banker to this job.
,
opt for
,
designate
We need to designate someone as our spokesperson.
,
pick out
,
settle on
,
decide upon
(verbo ) 
Definition
to choose or decide
Those electing to observe will be seated at the rear.
Sinonimi
choose
I chose him to accompany me on my trip.
,
decide
I can't decide what to do.
,
prefer
I prefer to go on self-catering holidays.
,
select
They selected only bright pupils.
,
opt
Students can opt to stay in residence.
(aggettivo ) 
one of the elect few permitted to enter
Sinonimi
selected
,
chosen
,
picked
,
choice
The finest array of choicest foods is to be found within their Food Hall.
,
preferred
,
select
a select group of French cheeses
,
elite
the elite troops of the President's bodyguard
,
of choice
,
hand-picked
a hand-picked range of timeless classics
(aggettivo ) 
Definition
voted into office but not yet having taken over from the current office-bearer
the date when the president-elect takes office
Sinonimi
future
the future King and Queen
,
to-be
,
coming
This obviously depends on the weather in the coming months.
, , , ,
prospective
The terms of the prospective deal are spelled out clearly.

sinonimi aggiuntivi

in the sense of appoint
Definition
to assign officially to a job or position
It made sense to appoint a banker to this job.
in the sense of choice
Definition
of high quality
The finest array of choicest foods is to be found within their Food Hall.
Sinonimi
bad (slang),
crucial (slang),
def (slang),
sick (slang),
booshit (Australian, slang),
exo (Australian, slang),
sik (Australian, slang),
rad (informal),
phat (slang),
schmick (Australian, informal)
in the sense of coming
Definition
(of time or events) approaching or next
This obviously depends on the weather in the coming months.
Sinonimi
approaching,
due,
in store,
on the cards,
just round the corner

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