factually factually  /ˈfæk tʃu ə li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) as a fact or based on fact

Usage(s):

  1. It is factually correct, it's absolutely factually correct.
  2. Apart from certain omissions, there was nothing factually inaccurate in what Kolata wrote.
  3. Your conviction that science operates in a realm free from moral or ethical inquiry is not only factually incorrect but it is also deeply offensive.

News

  1. Column: Charges of racism harm character

    A respondent to one of my letters stated Tea Partiers and Republicans hate facts. I believe that is a factually unsupportable canard.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marshfield News Herald

  2. Totally Wicked Sends E-cigarette to each Member of the European Parliament in Fight against TPD

    BLACKBURN, England, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UK based electronic cigarette manufacturer Totally Wicked Ltd, has taken the decision to send all 754 MEPs an electronic cigarette. Accompanying the e-cigarette will be a briefing document that simply and factually explains why...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

  3. Wes Welker creates internet firestorm, BYU-Texas Tech rivalry, by tweeting recruit

    Former Red Raider Wes Welker tried to sway a recruit to pick Texas Tech over Brigham Young on Twitter, in doing so inciting the rage of BYU fans, saying something that's factually wrong, and probably committing an NCAA violation. More : Vanquish the Foe, for BYU fans Viva the Matadors, for Texas Tech fans Welker noticed a tweet from Nick Kurtz, a three-star receiver who plays at Grossmont ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: SB Nation

Quotes

  1. "That makes for a good sound bite, but it's not factually accurate. It is not true," Obama said. "A vote for reform is a vote to put a stop to taxpayer-funded bailouts."
    on Apr 22, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. "A lot of the things that were said were factually inaccurate," Clinton said. "I did not ever criticize Senator Obama personally in South Carolina. ...... But I think whenever I defend her, I, A, risk being misquoted, and, B, risk being the...
    on Feb 8, 2008 By: Bill Clinton Source: Washington Post

  3. Instead of simply dismissing the allegations as "forged" and "fabricated", Iran "should clarify the extent to which the documentation is factually correct and where, as it asserts, such information may have been fabricated or relates to non-nuclear...
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Mohamed ElBaradei Source: Africasia

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