American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Of the nature of fact; real.
- adj. Of or containing facts.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of the nature of fact; consisting of or attentive to facts; real; genuine; scrupulously exact.
- adj. Of or characterised by or consisting of facts.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. rare of or pertaining to facts.
- adj. containing only facts (as contrasted with opinions or speculations).
- adj. existing in act or fact
- adj. of or relating to or characterized by facts
- From fact and -al (improperly formed, after analogy of actual). (Wiktionary)
“The students, who wrote the script for the video, according to its description on YouTube, also point out what they describe as a factual inaccuracy in Emanuel's portrayal of the city's charters.”
“She denigrated the piece as "uninformed speculation," and ridiculed what she characterized as the factual errors in the piece.”
“Furthermore, as Sommers hammers at a variety of what she calls factual errors, she conveniently sidesteps an important assumption undergirding her attacks on liberal feminist scholars, which is that they have an agenda and she doesn't.”
“This leads to a crucial distinction between what I call factual and practical realism.”
“One paper has what he calls factual inaccuracies and he damns all the anti EU papers with that one example.”
“I have an investigative phase, what I call a factual phase, once the investigation has resulted in information, and then a legal phase.”
“The university has demanded the DP withdraw the advertisement and correct what it called factual inaccuracies in it.”
“That's what you call factual evidence to back up an opinion.”
“I'm curious what the implied counter-factual is here.”
“Same with the next comments, calling the a fantasy when they are factual is simply a way of refuting the argument without addressing it.”
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