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Noun

Singular
option

Plural
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  1. One of the choices which can be made.
  2. The freedom or right to choose.
  3. (finance) A contract giving the holder the right, if they choose to exercise it, to buy or sell an asset at a set strike price.

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Verb

Infinitive
to option

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to option (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To purchase an option on something.
    The new novel was optioned by the film studio, but they'll probably never decide to make a movie from it.

Finnish

Noun

option

  1. Genitive singular form of optio.

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