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Princeton's WordNet

  1. counterfactual, contrary to factadjective

    going counter to the facts (usually as a hypothesis)

    Synonyms:
    contrary to fact

    Antonyms:
    unconditional, unconditioned

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  1. List of paraphrases for "counterfactual":

    hypothetical

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  1. Erik Pevernagie:

    We can question our history with counterfactual queries. “What if” we had rebuffed, accepted or changed certain features in the script of our life? By reviewing the different stages of our personal story, we can find out, whether we have owned our life or just have been lived. ("Was it what life was about?")


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