selected Definition

carefully chosen as being the best or most suitable.

Using selected: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "selected" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The selected candidates will be notified by email.

  • Example

    I only read selected chapters of the book.

  • Example

    The store offers a selected range of products.

selected Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: selected in Brief

The term 'selected' [sɪˈlɛktɪd] refers to something that has been carefully chosen as the best or most suitable option. It is often used in the context of choosing candidates, reading material, or product ranges. Synonyms include 'chosen,' 'picked,' and 'preferred.'

How do native speakers use this expression?