opinionate (v.) c.1600, from OPINION (Cf. opinion) + -ATE (Cf. -ate) (2); now surviving mostly in pp. adjective OPINIONATED (Cf. opinionated).

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  • opinionate — verb /əˈpɪnjəneɪt/ a) To have or express as an opinion; to opine. He doesnt editorialize and he doesnt try to opinionate. It is just the facts. b) To have a given opinion. notwithstanding being (as he saith) counselled by a friend of his, at that …   Wiktionary

  • opinionate — opin·ion·ate …   English syllables

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  • opinionated — (adj.) obstinate, c.1600, pp. adjective from OPINIONATE (Cf. opinionate) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Luis Francisco Ojeda — Infobox actor name = Luis Francisco Ojeda imagesize = caption = Luis Francisco Ojeda, Puerto Rican reporter birthdate = birth date and age|1944|06|16 location = Jayuya, Puerto Rico, othername = Ojeda occupation = reporterLuis Francisco Ojeda… …   Wikipedia

  • opinionated — opinionatedly, adv. opinionatedness, n. /euh pin yeuh nay tid/, adj. obstinate or conceited with regard to the merit of one s own opinions; conceitedly dogmatic. [1595 1605; obs. opinionate to possess or form an opinion (see OPINION, ATE1) + ED2] …   Universalium

  • Misjudgment — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Misjudgment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 misjudgment misjudgment obliquity of judgment Sgm: N 1 miscalculation miscalculation miscomputation misconception &c.(error) 495 Sgm: N 1 hasty conclusion hasty conclusion… …   English dictionary for students

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