the facts speak for themselves

Definition of the facts speak for themselves

used to say that the facts connected with a matter make the matter clear
  • There's no doubt that he did it. The facts speak for themselves.

Word by Word Definitions

fact play facts
  1. : a thing done: such as

  2. : feat

  3. : crime

speak play
  1. : to utter words or articulate sounds with the ordinary voice : talk

  2. : to express thoughts, opinions, or feelings orally

  3. : to extend a greeting

  1. used to form especially nonce words denoting a particular kind of jargon

themselves play
  1. : those identical ones that are they — compare they 1a

  2. : himself or herself : himself, herself

  3. : their normal, healthy, or sane condition


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