Definition of opinion piece in English:

opinion piece

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  • An article in which the writer expresses their personal opinion, typically one which is controversial or provocative, about a particular issue or item of news: an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal predicted the closing of practices to new patients
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    • This posthumous collection of his newspaper columns contains 46 trenchant opinion pieces, written between late 2000 and early 2003.
    • As a publisher, I think it was his editorials, his opinion pieces, that he was known for.
    • As an editor I understand the need for stridency in opinion pieces: it grabs readers and creates buzz.

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