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fact

noun
 
/fækt/
A2 something that you know is true, exists, or has happened
fato
No decision will be made until we know all the facts. The real problem is the fact that we cannot agree.
in fact/in actual fact B1 used to say what is really true
de fato, na verdade
I was told there were some tickets left, but in actual fact they were sold out.
real events and experiences, not things that are imagined
fatos
The movie is based on historical fact.
the fact is… used to tell someone that something is the truth
o fato é…
The fact is that we don’t have enough money.
(Definition of fact from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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