English translation of 'मत'
mn/mata, mat, mta, mt/
1. creed countable noun
A creed is a set of beliefs or principles that influence the way people live or work.
...their creed of self-help.
2. doctrine variable noun
A doctrine is a set of principles or beliefs.
3. idea countable noun
Your idea of something is your belief about what it is like or what it should be like.
This was his idea of a good present.
Everyone has their own ideas about how to bring up children.
The theory supports the idea that there are many other solar systems.
4. notion countable noun
A notion is a belief or idea.
...the notion that life might exist on other planets.
5. opinion uncountable noun
You can refer to the beliefs or views that people have as opinion.
Scientific opinion is divided over the health risks.
6. persuasion countable noun
If you are of a particular political or religious persuasion, you have that political or religious belief.[formal]
7. say singular noun
If you have a say in something, you have the right to give your opinion and influence decisions. When you have your say, you use this right or give your opinion.
The public should have a say in this matter.
8. school (in phrases)
A school of thought is a theory or opinion shared by a group of people.
There are three main schools of thought on how the money should be spent.
9. theory countable noun
If you have a theory about something, you have your own opinion about it which you cannot prove but which you think is true.
My theory is that there are too many of us in the city.
10. view countable noun
Your views on something are the opinions or beliefs that you have about it.
We have similar views on the matter.
I take the view that she should resign as soon as possible.
In my view things won't change.
11. viewpoint countable noun
Someone's viewpoint is the way they think about things in general or about a particular thing.
The novel is written from the girl's viewpoint.
12. voice countable noun
You can use voice to refer to someone's opinion on a particular topic.
All voices must be heard, both pro and con.
13. vote countable noun
A vote is a choice made by a particular person or group in a meeting or an election.
He walked to the local polling centre to cast his vote.
Mr Reynolds was re-elected by 102 votes to 60.
They took a vote and decided not to do it.
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Translation of मत from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary