Translation of "fact" - English-Portuguese dictionary

fact

noun uk /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.

(Translation of “fact” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)