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opine
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

3 uses
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Definition
speak one's opinion
  • —The peatsmoke is going to his head, John Eglinton opined.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (8% in)
  • Must we accept the view of Empedocles of Trinacria that the right ovary (the postmenstrual period, assert others) is responsible for the birth of males or are the too long neglected spermatozoa or nemasperms the differentiating factors or is it, as most embryologists incline to opine, such as Culpepper, Spallanzani, Blumenbach, Lusk, Hertwig, Leopold and Valenti, a mixture of both?
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (77% in)
  • VIRAG: Number two on the other hand, she of the cherry rouge and coiffeuse white, whose hair owes not a little to our tribal elixir of gopherwood, is in walking costume and tightly staysed by her sit, I should opine.
    Episode 15 — Circe (48% in)

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