a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty
my opinion differs from yours|I am not of your persuasion|what are your thoughts on Haiti?
a message expressing a belief about something; the expression of a belief that is held with confidence but not substantiated by positive knowledge or proof
his opinions appeared frequently on the editorial page
Synonym: view
a belief or sentiment shared by most people; the voice of the people
he asked for a poll of public opinion
the legal document stating the reasons for a judicial decision
opinions are usually written by a single judge
the reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself)
Synonym: ruling
a vague idea in which some confidence is placed
his impression of her was favorable|what are your feelings about the crisis?|it strengthened my belief in his sincerity|I had a feeling that she was lying