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Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They're absolutely free and worth a fortune.
Sam Walton

Meaning of "well-chosen" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WELL-CHOSEN

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WELL-CHOSEN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Well-Chosen is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WELL-CHOSEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of well-chosen in the English dictionary

The definition of well-chosen in the dictionary is carefully selected to produce a desired effect; apt.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WELL-CHOSEN

well-aware
well-baby clinic
well-balanced
well-behaved
well-blessed
well-born
well-bred
well-brought-up
well-built
well-clothed
well-concealed
well-conditioned
well-conducted
well-connected
well-considered
well-constructed
well-controlled
well-cooked
well-covered
well-cultivated

WORDS THAT END LIKE WELL-CHOSEN

Andersen
chosen
Essen
forechosen
Goosen
Hessen
hosen
Jansen
Jensen
lederhosen
Leverkusen
loosen
Niedersachsen
Nielsen
Olsen
Posen
Sachsen
sen
unchosen
unloosen

Synonyms and antonyms of well-chosen in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «well-chosen» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WELL-CHOSEN

Find out the translation of well-chosen to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of well-chosen from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «well-chosen» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

精心挑选的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bien elegido
570 millions of speakers

English

well-chosen
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अच्छी तरह से चुना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حسن اختيار
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хорошо подобранный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bem escolhido
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সঠিকভাবে বাছাই
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bien choisi
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Terpilih
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

gut gewählt
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

適切に選択された
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잘 선택
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Uga milih
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

được lựa chọn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நன்கு தேர்வு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चांगले निवडलेला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

iyi seçilmiş
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ben scelto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dobrze dobrane
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

добре підібраний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bine alese ,
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καλά επιλεγμένο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

goed gekies
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

väl valda
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

velvalgte
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of well-chosen

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-CHOSEN»

The term «well-chosen» is regularly used and occupies the 74.977 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-CHOSEN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about well-chosen

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2 QUOTES WITH «WELL-CHOSEN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word well-chosen.
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John Green
When you go to a great concert, you feel this arc, almost like the music of a well-chosen set takes you on this trip through emotions and through various forms of intellectual engagement.
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Sam Walton
Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They're absolutely free and worth a fortune.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WELL-CHOSEN»

Discover the use of well-chosen in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to well-chosen and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Well-chosen Words: Narrative Assessments and Report Card ...
Provides practical tips for teachers on writing assessments of student work, including report cards and longer narratives, covering beginnings and endings, details, and ways to save time when assessing a great number of students, such as in ...
Brenda Miller Power, Kelly Chandler-Olcott, 1998
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A Few Well Chosen Words: More Wit and Wisdom from Public Radio
More Wit and Wisdom from Public Radio David Bouchier. A Few Well Chosen Words § More Wit and Wisdom from Public Radio David Bouchier ASIA Press New York Bloomington Shanghai A Few Well Chosen Words More Wit and Wisdom ...
David Bouchier, 2007
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The Rights of the Reader
Drawing on his experiences as a child, a parent, and an inner-city teacher in Paris, Pennac reflects on the power of story and on how we learn to read--what helps us and what gets in the way.
Daniel Pennac, 2008
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A Life Well Chosen: How Your Choices Shape Your Destiny
With this book, readers will clearly see what their options are, why they are so important, and how their choices can begin motivating and empowering them to live the lives they truly want.
Al Holden, 2010
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Tomography and Inverse Transport Theory: International ...
The non—uniqueness actually disappears when two measurements corresponding to two well-chosen boundary conditions are available. In fact, we can show more precisely that both the absorption coefficient a and the diffusion coefficient D ...
Guillaume Bal, 2011
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Multiculturalism Within a Bilingual Framework: Language, ...
The ethnic vote – the words might not have been very well chosen – but the fact is that that is what happened . . . the non-francophone vote . . . and I'm not talking here . . . I'm talking language . . . I'm not talking . . . ethnic origin or whatever ...
Eve Haque, 2012
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Technical Analysis
The mistake is in extrapolating probable future performance on the basis of an isolated and well-chosen example from the past. A true life example may help illustrate this point. Back in 1983, when I had only been working on trading systems ...
Jack D. Schwager, 1996
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Luscious Lists
There are, I suspect, few restaurants whose lists are revised daily, but an increasing number of restaurateurs realize that a well-chosen wine list is almost as important as an interesting menu (and in fact there are now restaurants better known ...
9
Chambers concise dictionary
well chosen Welshman well chosen >adj often said of words: carefully chosen, usually for a positive effect, well conducted >adf\ properly organized or managed. 2 said of a person: acting or behaving properly, well connected >adj having ...
Ian Brookes, 2004
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Speeches and Forensic Arguments
And you are called upon to determine this case, according as you may be of opinion, whether Brown street was, or was not, a suitable, convenient, well chosen place, to aid in this murder. This is not the true question. The inquiry is, not whether ...
Daniel Webster, 1848

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WELL-CHOSEN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term well-chosen is used in the context of the following news items.
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10 Stocks Sharing The Fruits Of Success With Increased Dividends
Similarly, well-chosen dividend investments will not only provide income in retirement, but can be passed to your children who can continue to reap the benefits. «Seeking Alpha, Jul 15»
2
Facebook Tests Profile Tagging
from LinkedIn, by allowing you to describe yourself with a few pithy, well-chosen words… or a lot of pithy well-chosen words -- your call really. Depending on ... «MediaPost Communications, Jul 15»
3
Waimarama Taumaunu wants Silver Ferns in right frame of mind …
GETTY IMAGES. Coach Waimarama Taumaunu gets the Silver Ferns heading in the right direction with some well-chosen words. Time was, you couldn't help ... «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»
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Win a B&B with a few well-chosen words
Shellie and Tony Leete, both 47, own the Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast in Rocky Mount, Va. The couple are offering their business to the winning essay ... «TriValley Central, Jul 15»
5
Winning Lists
The remaining Utah restaurant winners were given the Award of Excellence "for lists that offer a well-chosen selection of quality producers, along with a thematic ... «Salt Lake City Weekly, Jul 15»
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$100 for 300 Well-Chosen Surveyor Words
If you are a professional land surveyor, we'd like to hear from you! Send us a brief account of how you use GNSS in your surveying work, what tips and tricks you ... «GPS World magazine, Jun 15»
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Orlando Fringe review: 'Egg Tooth'
From there, it's on to longer but well-chosen tales by Margaret Atwood, Donald Barthelme and others, occasionally enhanced by video presentations. The theme ... «Orlando Sentinel, May 15»
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Food and wine pairing made perfectly simple | Gustafson
A well-chosen wine does indeed have the ability to enhance the enjoyment of ... While there may be some truth to that, it is also a fact that a well-chosen wine ... «Auburn Reporter, Apr 15»
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Basic dresses become Derby glam with a few well-chosen accessories
Stylist and fashion expert Jo Ross shows how you can take your basic dress and use a few accessories to turn it into Derby Glam with items from Von Maur and ... «WDRB, Apr 15»
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On the Well-Chosen Word
The most extraordinary aspect of perusing the National Museum in Taipei is not just the artifacts on display, but the story it tells about Chinese history. Among the ... «Caixin Media, Apr 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Well-Chosen [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/well-chosen>. Jun 2020 ».
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