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select

se·lect

select

 
pronunciation:
s lekt
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: verb
inflections: selected, selecting, selects
definition: to choose; pick.
Please select the song you would like to play.
synonyms:
choose, pick
similar words:
favor, pick out, prefer, settle on
derivations: selectness (n.), selector (n.)
Word Parts
The word select contains the following parts:
se- Latin prefix that means away, aside, apart
leg2, lect1, lig Latin root that means gather; choose; read