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opinionated

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adjective opin·ion·at·ed \-yə-ˌnā-təd\

Simple Definition of opinionated

  • : expressing strong beliefs or judgments about something : having or showing strong opinions

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of opinionated

  1. :  unduly adhering to one's own opinion or to preconceived notions

opinionatedly adverb
opinionatedness noun

Examples of opinionated in a sentence

  1. an articulate and opinionated critic

  2. People don't expect such opinionated commentary in what is supposed to a news article.



1601

First Known Use of opinionated

1601


OPINIONATED Defined for Kids

opinionated

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adjective opin·ion·at·ed \ə-ˈpin-yə-ˌnā-təd\

Definition of opinionated for Students

  1. :  having and expressing very strong ideas and opinions about things





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