choose among

choose among (people or things)

To select from a group of options. The supervisor will choose among these candidates for someone to fill the position.
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choose among someone or something

to make a choice of a person or thing from a variety of possibilities. We will choose among the names on the list you gave us. I need to choose among the car models available.
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It's hard to choose among so many remarkable people who have lived.
Then again the father sent forth all the blessed and eternal gods besides: and they came, one after the other, and kept calling her and offering many very beautiful gifts and whatever right she might be pleased to choose among the deathless gods.
441-459) And all-seeing Zeus sent a messenger to them, rich- haired Rhea, to bring dark-cloaked Demeter to join the families of the gods: and he promised to give her what right she should choose among the deathless gods and agreed that her daughter should go down for the third part of the circling year to darkness and gloom, but for the two parts should live with her mother and the other deathless gods.
I'm sure, if I had HIS imperial, I could pick and choose among all the second-class heiresses in town.
But either because inquiry was too slow-footed to overtake him, or because the description applied to so many pedlars that inquiry did not know how to choose among them, weeks passed away, and there was no other result concerning the robbery than a gradual cessation of the excitement it had caused in Raveloe.
The player can choose among a class of cars (tier1, tier 2 etc) and race against time limit or other racers to reach a destination.
Choose among ornately carved chess sets from Bali, lacquered boxes from Thailand, pashmina shawls from India and Ashanti throne stools from Ghana.
families eligible for childcare subsidy should be able to choose among state-sponsored centres, licensed centres operated by charitable, religious, or nonprofit societies, or approved for-profit firms.
If you want to know how far you've walked, you can choose among several strategies.
Farmers who enroll in Harvest Health can choose among six Wells Fargo Advantage mutual fund options.
From how to choose among different pool or spa options to understanding its mechanical systems and using landscaping to integrate it into a backyard, by including both under one cover, Swimming Pools And Spas provides a much wider-ranging set of discussions than competing titles with narrower focuses--and enable homeowners to contrast and choose between a pool or spa.
Setting forth his personal views in a professorial fashion, Kurtz affords the reader ample opportunity to pick and choose among the aphorisms of what he for decades referred to as secular humanism--an identification he uses less frequently now, going so far as to adopt the American Humanist Association's style of uppercasing Humanist in his prefatory.
With the new offering, individual members in Missouri, Kansas and Illinois can choose among a series of individual insurance providers that best suit their needs, he said.
In the middle of our program, we had to choose among several options for a week: learning sea sports, two different treks, living on a kibbutz, and gadna, a simulation of the army's basic training.