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  1. question of fact, matter of factnoun

    a disputed factual contention that is generally left for a jury to decide

    matter of fact, question of fact

    rhetorical, impractical

  2. matter of factadjective

    a matter that is an actual fact or is demonstrable as a fact

    matter of fact, question of fact

    impractical, rhetorical

  3. matter-of-fact, prosaicadjective

    not fanciful or imaginative

    "local guides describe the history of various places in matter-of-fact tones"; "a prosaic and unimaginative essay"

    pragmatical, commonplace, humdrum, unglamourous, unglamorous, pedestrian, prosaic, prosy, pragmatic, earthbound

    impractical, rhetorical

  4. matter-of-fact, pragmatic, pragmaticaladjective

    concerned with practical matters

    "a matter-of-fact (or pragmatic) approach to the problem"; "a matter-of-fact account of the trip"

    hard-nosed, pragmatical, hardheaded, prosaic, pragmatic, practical

    impractical, rhetorical

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. matter-of-factadjective

    practical, pragmatical, unimaginative, commonplace, prosaic

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  1. Robert Anson Heinlein:

    To be matter of fact about the world is to blunder into fantasy -- and dull fantasy at that, as the real world is strange and wonderful.

  2. Matthew Klunder:

    That's all worked well. As a matter of fact, we've never missed, if we have to defend that ship today, we will destroy a threat if it comes inbound.

  3. Jonathan Hutson:

    These signs are silly, because the Second Amendment guarantees the right of law-abiding, responsible citizens anywhere to own guns in their homes, as a matter of fact, no jurisdiction in America completely prohibits the carrying of guns in public.

  4. Dan Quayle:

    Space is almost infinite. As a matter of fact, we think it is infinite.

  5. Barry Levine:

    The conclusion, I think, was inevitable. The prosecution would have been barred as a matter of fact, as a matter of law.

Translations for matter-of-fact

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  • factual, fácticoSpanish
  • realistinen, asiapohjainen, todellisuudentajuinen, viileä, asiallinenFinnish
  • re-of-factLatin

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