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opinion

o·pin·ion

opinion

 
 
pronunciation:
pIn yn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: what one thinks about something or somebody; viewpoint. An opinion is not necessarily based on facts. Feelings and experiences usually help a person form an opinion.
In my opinion, our math teacher is the best teacher in the school.
synonyms:
view
similar words:
attitude, belief, conviction, feeling, idea, impression, judgment, perception, position, sentiment, understanding, viewpoint
definition 2: a person's judgment of another's character or qualities.
What is your opinion of John?
similar words:
approval, esteem, favor, judgment, regard
definition 3: advice or a judgment by an expert or professional, such as a doctor, lawyer, or judge.
He went to several doctors for opinions on his illness.
similar words:
diagnosis, judgment, verdict
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