Carefully selected, especially for a particular effect: he would sum up any situation with a few well-chosen words
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- While a few well-chosen words may at times bring solace, and a good joke may bring on fits of laughter, such things are rarely enough to cure a severe depression.
- Concepts such as ‘time sickness’ and ‘time poverty’ are explored through well-chosen case studies.
- Lemon sole can have a wonderful, delicate flavour just begging to be woken up by ginger, garlic and a few well-chosen spices.
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