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Meaning of OPINE

Pronunciation:  ow'pIn

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  expect, believe, or suppose; "I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"
  2. [v]  speak one's opinion without fear or hesitation; "John spoke up at the meeting"

OPINE is a 5 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: animadvert, guess, imagine, reckon, sound off, speak up, suppose, think
 See Also: anticipate, declare, divine, editorialise, editorialize, expect, suspect



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\O*pine"\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Opined}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Opining}.] [L. opinari, p. p. opinatus; akin to opinus
(in comp.) thinking, and perh. to E. apt: cf. F. opiner.]
To have an opinion; to judge; to think; to suppose. --South.

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