Definition of 'opus'
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The 800 million project was to have been his magnum opus. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Do they mean magnum opus? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Perhaps her magnum opus must be Men at Work. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In his early magnum opus Being and Time the name he gave to the space in which such multiple possibilities unfold was existence. Philosophy at the Limit (1990)
Trends of 'opus'
Used Occasionally. opus is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'opus'
British English: opus NOUN
An opus is a piece of classical music by a particular composer.
...his Piano Sonata in E minor, Opus 90.
Definition of opus from the Collins English Dictionary
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