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be of the opinion

Definition of be of the opinion

  1. :  to have a specified opinion or belief <They are of the opinion that the accident was caused by faulty wiring.>



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  1. :  a view, judgment, or appraisal formed in the mind about a particular matter

    :  approval, esteem

    :  belief stronger than impression and less strong than positive knowledge


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