fact is part of the Basic English 850.
- (countable & uncountable) A fact is something that is true.
- Antonyms: fiction, fabrication, falsehood, lie, untruth, deceit, sham, fake, invention, fantasy, imagination, tale, story, illusion, unrealism, creation
- That is not just my idea, it is a fact.
- A fact is a piece of information.
- He collects little-known facts.