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opt

 
 
pronunciation:
apt
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Grammatical Patterns
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: opts, opting, opted
definition: to decide; choose (usu. fol. by "for" or an infinitive).
She opted for the car with front-wheel drive.We've informed the landlord that we are opting to extend our lease.[verb + infinitive ]
synonyms:
choose, elect
similar words:
decide, pick, select, settle on
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