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English definition of “the fact remains”

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the fact remains

it is still true: I know you're sorry now, but the fact remains that you hit your sister.
Translations of “the fact remains”
in Chinese (Traditional) 無法改變的事實是, 事實仍然是…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无法改变的事实是, 事实仍然是…
(Definition of the fact remains from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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