qualified opinion Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “qualified opinion” in the English Dictionary

"qualified opinion" in Business English

See all translations

qualified opinionnoun [C, usually singular]

uk   us   (also qualified report)
ACCOUNTING a ​statement by an auditor (= someone whose ​job is to ​officiallyexamineaccounts) that the ​information in a company's ​accounts is generally ​correct but is ​limited in some way, for ​example because the ​information is not shown in a way that the ​auditoragrees with: Before ​expressing a ​qualifiedopinion an ​auditor should always ​try to ​resolve problems with the ​management of the ​organizationconcerned.
(Definition of qualified opinion from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of qualified opinion?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

costume

the set of clothes typical of a particular country or period of history, or suitable for a particular activity

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More