6 letter word starting with cho

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
choice noun Act of choosing; the voluntary act of selecting or separating from two or more things that which is preferred; the determination of the mind in preferring one thing to another; election., The power or opportunity of choosing; option., Care in selecting; judgment or skill in distinguishing what is to be preferred, and in giving a preference; discrimination., A sufficient number to choose among., The thing or person chosen; that which is approved and selected in preference to others; selection., The best part; that which is preferable., Worthly of being chosen or preferred; select; superior; precious; valuable., Preserving or using with care, as valuable; frugal; — used with of; as, to be choice of time, or of money., Selected with care, and due attention to preference; deliberately chosen.
choked imp. & past participle of Choke
choker noun One who, or that which, chokes., A stiff wide cravat; a stock.
choler noun The bile; — formerly supposed to be the seat and cause of irascibility., Irritation of the passions; anger; wrath.
cholic adjective Alt. of Cholinic
chosen past participle of Choose, Selected from a number; picked out; choice., One who, or that which is the object of choice or special favor.
choose verb t. To make choice of; to select; to take by way of preference from two or more objects offered; to elect; as, to choose the least of two evils., To wish; to desire; to prefer., To make a selection; to decide., To do otherwise.
chopin noun A liquid measure formerly used in France and Great Britain, varying from half a pint to a wine quart., See Chopine.
choppy adjective Full of cracks., Rough, with short, tumultuous waves; as, a choppy sea.
choral adjective Of or pertaining to a choir or chorus; singing, sung, or adapted to be sung, in chorus or harmony., A hymn tune; a simple sacred tune, sung in unison by the congregation; as, the Lutheran chorals.
chorda noun A cord.
chored imp. & past participle of Chore
chorea noun St. Vitus’s dance; a disease attended with convulsive twitchings and other involuntary movements of the muscles or limbs.
choree noun See Choreus., a trochee., A tribrach.
choric adjective Of or pertaining to a chorus.
chorus noun A band of singers and dancers., A company of persons supposed to behold what passed in the acts of a tragedy, and to sing the sentiments which the events suggested in couplets or verses between the acts; also, that which was thus sung by the chorus., An interpreter in a dumb show or play., A company of singers singing in concert., A composition of two or more parts, each of which is intended to be sung by a number of voices., Parts of a song or hymn recurring at intervals, as at the end of stanzas; also, a company of singers who join with the singer or choir in singer or choir in singing such parts., The simultaneous of a company in any noisy demonstration; as, a Chorus of shouts and catcalls., To sing in chorus; to exclaim simultaneously.
choses plural of Chose
chouan noun One of the royalist insurgents in western France (Brittany, etc.), during and after the French revolution.
chough noun A bird of the Crow family (Fregilus graculus) of Europe. It is of a black color, with a long, slender, curved bill and red legs; — also called chauk, chauk-daw, chocard, Cornish chough, red-legged crow. The name is also applied to several allied birds, as the Alpine chough.
chouka noun The Indian four-horned antelope; the chikara.
choule noun See Jowl.
chouse verb t. To cheat, trick, defraud; — followed by of, or out of; as, to chouse one out of his money., One who is easily cheated; a tool; a simpleton; a gull., A trick; sham; imposition., A swindler.
chowry noun A whisk to keep off files, used in the East Indies.