Translation of "fact" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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factnoun [ C or U ]

uk /fækt/ us /fækt/

A2 something that is known to have happened or to exist, especially something for which proof exists, or about which there is information

現實,實際情況;(尤指)事實,真相
No decision will be made until we know all the facts. 瞭解全部事實前我們不會作任何決定。
I don't know all the facts about the case. 這個案子的情況我不完全瞭解。
I'm not angry that you took my car - it's just the fact that you didn't ask me first. 我生氣並不是因為你用了我的車,而是你事先沒徵求我同意。
He knew for a fact that Natalie was lying. 他肯定納塔莉在撒謊。
It's sometimes hard to separate fact from fiction. 有時很難區分事實和虛構。
as a matter of fact B1 also in (actual) fact

used to add emphasis to what you are saying, or to show that it is the opposite of or different from what went before

其實,實際上
I don't work. In fact, I've never had a job. 不,我不工作。事實上,我從來沒工作過。
"Have you always lived here?" "As a matter of fact (= the truth is) I've only lived here for the last three years." 「你一直住在這裡嗎?」「其實我在這裡才住了三年。」
a fact of life

something unpleasant that cannot be avoided

無法逃避的現實
Going bald is just a fact of life. 禿頭是無法逃避的現實。
facts and figures

exact detailed information

翔實的資料;準確的資料
We are getting some facts and figures together and we will then have a full board meeting. 我們將把一些詳細資料匯集,然後開一個全體董事出席的董事大會。
the facts of life

details about sexual activity and the way that babies are born

性知識;生育常識

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(Translation of “fact” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)