the fact is/remains

Definition of the fact is/remains

  1. —used to stress that a statement is true and that its truth is not affected or changed by a previous statement He may not have meant it, but the fact remains that he committed a crime. The company has struggled recently, but the fact is that they are still making a profit.

Word by Word Definitions

factplay
  1. :  a thing done: such as

    :  feat

    :  crime

remainplay remains
  1. :  to be a part not destroyed, taken, or used up

    :  to be something yet to be shown, done, or treated

    :  to stay in the same place or with the same person or group

  1. :  stay

    :  a remaining part or trace

    :  a dead body


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