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  • opinion */*/*/ — UK [əˈpɪnjən] / US noun [countable] Word forms opinion : singular opinion plural opinions Ways of giving your opinion: I think → the most usual and general way of giving your opinion I reckon → a more informal way of giving your opinion In my… …   English dictionary

  • opinion — o|pin|ion W2S1 [əˈpınjən] n [Date: 1300 1400; : French; Origin: Latin opinio] 1.) [U and C] your ideas or beliefs about a particular subject opinion about ▪ The two women had very different opinions about drugs. opinion of ▪ What s your opinion… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • opinion — o|pin|ion [ ə pınjən ] noun count *** the attitude you have toward something, especially your thoughts about how good it is: opinion of: What is your opinion of her latest novel? opinion on: His opinions on genetic testing are well known. have a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • opinion — UK US /əˈpɪnjən/ noun ► [C] a thought or belief about something or someone: an opinion on sth »What s your opinion on Britain joining the Euro? have/hold an opinion »She has strong opinions on how people should dress for work. express/give your… …   Financial and business terms

  • Express — Ex*press , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Expressed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Expressing}.] [Cf. OF. espresser, expresser, L. exprimere, expressum. See {Express}, a.; cf. {Sprain}.] 1. To press or squeeze out; as, to express the juice of grapes, or of apples;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • opinion — n. 1) to air, express, give, offer, pass, state, venture, voice an opinion 2) to form an opinion about (I still have not formed an opinion about the candidates) 3) to mold (public) opinion 4) to entertain, have, hold an opinion 5) (legal) (AE) to …   Combinatory dictionary

  • express — ▪ I. express ex‧press 1 [ɪkˈspres] verb [transitive] 1. to say what you think or feel about something: • The sales manager expressed caution about the deal. • The USA expressed reservations before eventually signing the agreement. • Worries have… …   Financial and business terms

  • opinion — noun 1 what you think about sb/sth ADJECTIVE ▪ good, high ▪ low, poor ▪ strong ▪ conflicting, different …   Collocations dictionary

  • express — 01. It can be quite difficult to [express] one s feelings in a foreign language. 02. There was an [expression] of pure joy on Vladimir s face when he opened his birthday present. 03. She is a very [expressive] dancer. You can really feel her mood …   Grammatical examples in English

  • opinion — 1. noun /əˈpɪnjən/ A belief that a person has formed about a topic or issue. I would like to know your opinions on the new systems. See Also: opination, opine, opinionated 2 …   Wiktionary

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