See also: opinión
opinion (plural opinions)
- A belief that a person has formed about a topic or issue.
- I would like to know your opinions on the new systems.
- In my opinion, white chocolate is better than milk chocolate.
- Every man is a fool in some man's opinion.
- Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived. - Oscar Wilde
- The judgment or sentiment which the mind forms of persons or things; estimation.
- (obsolete) Favorable estimation; hence, consideration; reputation; fame; public sentiment or esteem.
- (obsolete) Obstinacy in holding to one's belief or impression; opiniativeness; conceitedness.
- The formal decision, or expression of views, of a judge, an umpire, a doctor, or other party officially called upon to consider and decide upon a matter or point submitted.
- (European Union law) a judicial opinion delivered by an Advocate General to the European Court of Justice where he or she proposes a legal solution to the cases for which the court is responsible
thought a person has formed about a topic
EU: A judicial opinion by an Advocate General delivered to the European Court of Justice
- (transitive, archaic) To have or express as an opinion.
- 1658, But if (as some opinion) King Ahasuerus were Artaxerxes Mnemon [...], our magnified Cyrus was his second Brother — Sir Thomas Browne, The Graden of Cyrus (Folio Society 2007, p. 166)
opine — see opine
Most common English words before 1923 in Project Gutenberg: wind · drew · strength · #596: opinion · according · walked · office
opinion f (plural opinions)
- opinion (thought, estimation)
- “opinion” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
- “opinion” in The Bokmål Dictionary.