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selectadjective accepted, adopted, appointed, best, capital, choice, chosen, culled, designated, elected, elite, embraced, excellent, exceptional, exclusive, first-rate, good, handpicked, matchless, named, picked, popular, preferable, preferred, prime, quality, rare, selected, superior, top-notch, unequaled, unexcelled
Associated concepts: select committee
selectverb abstract, adopt, appoint, assign, be jaunniced, be prejudiced, champion, choose, collect, cull, designate, determine, differentiate, discriminate, dissinguish between, draft, elect, eligere, eliminate, excerpt, exclude, extract, fix upon, glean, have a bias, isolate, lay aside, lean, make a choice, make a distinction, make a selection, mark, name, nominate, pick, point out, prefer, prize, put aside, reject, segregate, seperate, set apart, shut out, sift, single out, sort out, specialize, specify, stipulate, take out, weed out, winnow
Associated concepts: select a jury
See also: adopt, appoint, best, cast, certain, choose, compile, cull, decide, delegate, designate, digest, edit, elect, exclusive, extract, individual, inestimable, limited, meritorious, nominate, particular, personal, prefer, preferential, premium, prime, private, rare, recruit, register, restrictive, specialize, specific, specify, valuable