Definition of general opinion
: what most people think about something The general opinion is that the players are paid too much.
Word by Word Definitions
: involving, applicable to, or affecting the whole
: involving, relating to, or applicable to every member of a class, kind, or group
: not confined by specialization or careful limitation
: something (as a concept, principle, or statement) that involves or is applicable to the whole
: superior general
: the general public : people
: 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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