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opine
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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Definition
speak one's opinion
  • Finally some sagacious persons opined that the article was nothing but an impudent satirical burlesque.
    Book 1 — The History Of A Family (37% in)
  • "Hallucinations are quite likely in your condition," the doctor opined, "though it would be better to verify them .... you must take steps at once, without a moment's delay, or things will go badly with you."
    Book 11 — Ivan (77% in)

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