Definitions for opinion

Definitions for (noun) opinion

Main entry: opinion, ruling

Definition: the reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself)

Main entry: feeling, opinion, notion, belief, impression

Definition: a vague idea in which some confidence is placed

Usage: his impression of her was favorable; what are your feelings about the crisis?; it strengthened my belief in his sincerity; I had a feeling that she was lying

Main entry: view, sentiment, opinion, persuasion, thought

Definition: a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty

Usage: my opinion differs from yours; I am not of your persuasion; what are your thoughts on Haiti?

Main entry: public opinion, popular opinion, vox populi, opinion

Definition: a belief or sentiment shared by most people; the voice of the people

Usage: he asked for a poll of public opinion

Main entry: judgement, judgment, legal opinion, opinion

Definition: the legal document stating the reasons for a judicial decision

Usage: opinions are usually written by a single judge

Main entry: view, opinion

Definition: a message expressing a belief about something; the expression of a belief that is held with confidence but not substantiated by positive knowledge or proof

Usage: his opinions appeared frequently on the editorial page

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