Meaning of "opinion" in Essential English Dictionary


noun uk /əˈpɪnjən/

B1 a thought or belief about something or someone:

What’s your opinion on the matter?
In my opinion (= I think) he’s the best football player in this country.

[ no plural ] the thoughts or beliefs that a group of people have:

The government will have to listen to public opinion.

(Definition of “opinion” from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)