be spoiled for choice

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be spoiled for choice

To have an abundance of suitable or ideal options from which to choose, such that it may be difficult to make a decision. Primarily heard in US. Between video games, television, and the Internet, kids these days are spoiled for choice when it comes to their entertainment. Our hotel was right in the midst of the city's finest restaurants, so whenever we wanted something to eat, we were spoiled for choice.
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be spoilt/spoiled for ˈchoice

have so many opportunities or things to choose from that it is difficult to make a decision: I’ve had so many job offers that I’m spoilt for choice.
See also: choice, spoil, spoilt
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? WITH the Grand National Festival in full swing it is one of the biggest weekends of the year and tonight you are spoiled for choice when it comes to parties.
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"With so many different styles to choose from these days you are spoiled for choice. Glasses are the perfect accessory to match your outfit or even your mood.