X factor

noun

Definition of X factor

: a circumstance, quality, or person that has a strong but unpredictable influence

First Known Use of X factor

1930, in the meaning defined above

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“X factor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/X%20factor. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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