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Synonyms for factual
ˈfæk tʃu əlfac·tu·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. actual, factualadjective

    existing in act or fact

    "rocks and trees...the actual world"; "actual heroism"; "the actual things that produced the emotion you experienced"

    actual, literal, genuine, existent, real


  2. factualadjective

    of or relating to or characterized by facts

    "factual considerations"



Editors Contribution

  1. truthful

    Submitted by ryan_1 on July 14, 2020  

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  1. Nomiki Konst:

    Hopefully Google will work closely with the FCC and journalism watchdogs in setting up standards to validate what is factual and who represents themselves as journalists.

  2. Kellyanne Conway:

    The woman has been accommodated by all of us, including Senate Judiciary Committee, she's been treated like a Faberge egg by all of us, beginning with me and The President. The President's pointing out factual inconsistencies.

  3. Tom Vilsack:

    There is no effort designed to limit people’s intake of beef coming out of President Biden’s White House or USDA, sometimes in the political world, games get played and issues are injected into the conversation knowing full well that there’s no factual basis.

  4. Cyril Wecht:

    I don't think it's a great stretch, he was one of those guys with a very strong sense of justice and professional discipline and in light of what evolved and came to be disclosed -- I speak as a forensic pathologist who's done so many suicides over the years and what can bring someone to that point. It's pure conjecture, not based on any factual knowledge.

  5. Carlos Fernández:

    I don't like to be pessimistic but it's important to be factual. And coal consumption is at least close to an all-time high, i want to be optimistic, but we will have to see how the technology evolves -- we are gaining on efficiencies, reducing the cost of every useful technology.

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