An option is something that you can choose to do in preference to one or more alternatives.
He's argued from the start that America and its allies are putting too much emphasis on the military option...
What other options do you have? = alternative
If you have the option of doing something, you can choose whether to do it or not.
Criminals are given the option of going to jail or facing public humiliation...
We had no option but to abandon the meeting. = choice
If you keep your options open or leave your options open, you delay making a decision about something.
I am keeping my options open. I have not made a decision on either matter.
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