fact

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

fact

noun

Definition of FACT

1
the quality of being actual <like other scientists, astronomers deal in the realm of fact, not speculation>
Near Antonyms fancy, fantasy (also phantasy), fiction, fictitiousness; dreaminess, surreality
2
something that actually exists <once considered a wild fantasy, the Internet is now a fact of everyday life>
Antonyms fantasy (also phantasy), fiction, illusion
3
a single piece of information <a book of little-known facts about famous people>
4
facts pl  a collection of factual knowledge about something <after reading the facts on the situation, the president concluded that an outbreak of hostilities was all but certain>
Synonyms data, facts
Related Words findings, intelligence

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