matter-of-fact

adjective
mat·ter-of-fact | \ ˌma-tər-ə(v)-ˈfakt \

Definition of matter-of-fact 

: adhering to the unembellished facts also : being plain, straightforward, or unemotional

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matter-of-factly \-ˈfak(t)-lē \ adverb
matter-of-factness \-ˈfak(t)-nəs \ noun

First Known Use of matter-of-fact

1712, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of matter-of-fact was in 1712

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matter-of-fact

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of matter-of-fact

: not showing emotion especially when talking about exciting or upsetting things

matter-of-fact

adjective
mat·ter-of-fact | \ ˌma-tər-ə-ˈfakt \

Kids Definition of matter-of-fact

: sticking to or concerned with fact and usually not showing emotion He gave a matter-of-fact answer.

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matter-of-factly \-ˈfakt-lē \ adverb

matter of fact

Legal Definition of matter of fact 

see matter

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