factualism

noun
fac·​tu·​al·​ism | \ ˈfak-chə-wə-ˌli-zəm How to pronounce factualism (audio) , -chə-ˌli-, -chü-ə-ˌli-, ˈfaksh-wə- \

Definition of factualism

: adherence or dedication to facts

Other Words from factualism

factualist \ ˈfak-​chə-​wə-​list How to pronounce factualist (audio) , -​chə-​list , -​chü-​ə-​list , ˈfaksh-​wə-​ \ noun

First Known Use of factualism

1936, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for factualism

factual + -ism

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“Factualism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/factualism. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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