"Opinion" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 yì jiàn idea / opinion / suggestion / objection / complaint / CL:點|点[dian3],條|条[tiao2]
 yì si idea / opinion / meaning / wish / desire / interest / fun / token of appreciation, affection etc / CL:個|个[ge4] / to give as a small token / to do sth as a gesture of goodwill etc
 kàn fǎ way of looking at a thing / view / opinion / CL:個|个[ge4]
 jiàn jiě opinion / view / understanding
 xiǎng fǎ way of thinking / opinion / notion / to think of a way (to do sth) / CL:個|个[ge4]
 jiàn dì opinion / view / insight
 lùn opinion / view / theory / doctrine / to discuss / to talk about / to regard / to consider / per / by the (kilometer, hour etc)
 yì feelings / opinion / thoughts
 yǐ wéi to think (i.e. to take it to be true that ...) (Usually there is an implication that the notion is mistaken &ndash / except when expressing one's own current opinion.)
 yán lùn expression of opinion / views / remarks / arguments
 rèn dìng to maintain (that sth is true) / to determine (a fact) / determination (of an amount) / of the firm opinion / to believe firmly / to set one's mind on / to identify with
 yú lùn public opinion
 yī shuō an expression of opinion / according to some
 hǎo gǎn good opinion / favorable impression
 fēn qí divergent / difference (of opinion, position) / disagreement / bifurcation (math.)
 mín yì public opinion / popular will / public will
 hū shēng a shout / fig. opinion or demand, esp. expressed by a group
 fēng tóu wind direction / the way the wind blows / fig. trend / direction of events / how things develop (esp. how they affect oneself) / public opinion (concerning one's actions) / publicity (usually derog.) / limelight
 èr huà objection / differing opinion
 zhēng xún to consult / to query / to solicit opinion
 gāo jiàn wise opinion / brilliant idea (honorific)
 bù zhì kě fǒu decline to comment / not express an opinion / be noncommittal / hedge
  opinion piece
 yī wǒ kàn in my opinion
 dú hòu gǎn impression of a book / opinion expressed in a book review
 mín diào opinion poll
 bù zhī tiān gāo dì hòu not to know the immensity of heaven and earth / an exaggerated opinion of one's own abilities
 yú jiàn my humble opinion
 qiǎn jiàn shallow opinion / humble opinion
 kàn biǎn to have a low opinion of
 chú yì lit. grass-cutter's comment (humble) / fig. my observation as a humble layman / my humble opinion
 lì pái zhòng yì to stand one's ground against the opinion of the masses (idiom)
 gōng lùn public opinion
 zhuō jiàn my unworthy opinion (humble expr.)
 tóu shū to deliver / to send a letter / a letter (of complaint, opinion etc)
 chū diǎn zi to express an opinion / to offer advice
 bǐ tán to communicate by means of written notes (instead of speaking) / to publish one's opinion (e.g. as part of a scholarly dialogue) / (in book titles) essays / sketches
 guǎn jiàn my limited view (lit. view through a thin tube) / my limited understanding / my opinion (humble)
 zhì huì to offer an opinion / to comment (on the issue) / to have a say (in the matter)
 gè chí jǐ jiàn each sticks to his own opinion (idiom) / chacun son gout
 yì shuō different opinion / dissident view / absurd remark
 gōng pàn public opinion / public announcement of verdict at a trial
 páng mén zuǒ dào dissenting religious sect (idiom) / heretical school of opinion / dissident group
 bù lìn zhū yù lit. do not begrudge gems of wisdom (idiom, humble expr.) / fig. Please give me your frank opinion. / Your criticism will be most valuable.
 hàn rán bù gù outrageous and unconventional (idiom) / flying in the face of (authority, convention, public opinion etc)
 shì fēi zì yǒu gōng lùn to determine right and wrong based on public opinion (idiom) / Public opinion will judge what's right and wrong.
 guǎn jiàn suǒ jí in my humble opinion (idiom)
 yǒu léng yǒu jiǎo (of a shape) sharp and clearcut / (of a person) definite in his opinion
 zhòng kǒu shuò jīn lit. public opinion is powerful enough to melt metal (idiom) / fig. public clamor can obscure the actual truth / mass spreading of rumors can confuse right and wrong
 mín yì cè yàn opinion poll
 gōng zhòng yì jiàn public opinion
 mín yì diào chá opinion poll
 yī wǒ lái kàn as I see it / in my opinion
 zài wǒ kàn in my opinion / in my view
 bēi zhī , wú shèn gāo lùn my opinion, nothing very involved (idiom, humble expression) / my humble point is a familiar opinion / what I say is really nothing out of the ordinary
 bēi zhī , wú shèn gāo lùn my opinion, nothing very involved (idiom, humble expression) / my humble point is a familiar opinion / what I say is really nothing out of the ordinary
 tiān dì xuán gé lit. a gulf between heaven and earth / wide difference of opinion (idiom)
 dìng pán xīng the zero point indicator marked on a steelyard / fixed opinion / solid idea / decisive plan
宿 sù jiàn long-held opinion / long-cherished view
 zūn yì (honorific) your respected opinion / What do you think, your majesty?
 duì chá r to agree with / of the same opinion / to coincide
 yú yì my humble opinion
 jù wǒ kàn in my view / in my opinion / from what I can see
 lì chén bǐ jiàn to state one's humble opinion (idiom)
 yá huì repetition / other person's opinion / hearsay / parroting
 yì yì differing opinion
 xiāng wéi to conflict with (an idea or opinion etc) / to depart from (established norms or standards etc)
 guǎn kuī suǒ jí in my humble opinion
 qiáo qū to warp / to bend / fig. distorted opinion / prejudice
 yǔ quán shì jiè wéi dí , mào tiān xià zhī dà bù wěi to defy world opinion / to risk universal condemnation
 jiù diào zi old tune / fig. conservative opinion / the same old stuff
 miù jiàn erroneous views / false idea / false opinion
 yú lùn diào chá opinion poll
 yū jiàn absurd opinion / pedantic and unrealistic view
 yū lùn unrealistic argument / high flown and impractical opinion
 zào yú lùn to build up public opinion / to create a fuss
  adverse opinion
  disclaimer of opinion
  audit opinion / auditor's opinion
  unqualified opinion
  qualified opinion
  opinion evidence
  exception opinion
  advisory opinion
  International Conference on the Mobilization of International Public Opinion towards the Namibian Cause
  freedom of opinion
 quān quan diǎn diǎn annotations made in a book / fig. remarks and comments / to have an opinion on everything
 bǐ jiàn (my) humble opinion / humble idea
 dìng jiàn firm view / definite opinion
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