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opinionated Syllabification: o·pin·ion·at·ed
Pronunciation: /əˈpinyəˌnādəd/

Definition of opinionated in English:


Conceitedly assertive and dogmatic in one’s opinions: an arrogant and opinionated man
More example sentences
  • They must beware of becoming dogmatic and opinionated and strive to keep an open mind and their opinions flexible.
  • Beware of a prejudiced and opinionated person who lacks originality.
  • Shriver has her narrator write in an uncompromisingly opinionated style.
dogmatic, of fixed views, dictatorial, pontifical, domineering, pompous, self-important, arrogant;
inflexible, uncompromising, prejudiced, bigoted


Early 17th century: from the (rare) verb opinionate 'hold the opinion (that)', from opinion.

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