the freedom to choose
one of a number of courses of action that are possible and may be chosen
sth that is offered as well as standard equipment
the right to buy or sell sth
"what option did I have?"
"there no other alternative"
"my only choice is to refuse"
"your choice of colors was unfortunate"
"you can take your pick"
As long as there are other options, war is a fool's course.
She didn't like any of the options open to her.
出自： Joan Smith
We really have no option but to put up with anything she chooses to do.
出自： F. Weldon
Film rights have already been optioned.
出自：Times Literary Supplement