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Synonyms for matter-of-fact

Noun

1. question of fact, matter of fact, question, head
usage: a disputed factual contention that is generally left for a jury to decide
2. matter of fact, fact
usage: a matter that is an actual fact or is demonstrable as a fact

Adjective

1. matter-of-fact, prosaic, unrhetorical (vs. rhetorical)
usage: not fanciful or imaginative; "local guides describe the history of various places in matter-of-fact tones"; "a prosaic and unimaginative essay"
2. matter-of-fact, pragmatic, pragmatical, practical (vs. impractical)
usage: concerned with practical matters; "a matter-of-fact (or pragmatic) approach to the problem"; "a matter-of-fact account of the trip"
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