French translation of 'matter-of-fact'
[person, statement] neutre
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Example Sentences Including 'matter-of-fact'
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He came across very well in a matter-of-fact way that instilled a lot of confidence.Broken Lives (1993)
In his matter-of-fact tone, this was a little too much to swallow.SPICE: The History of a Temptation (2004)
Although a love question is asked in a matter-of-fact way, the feelings are deep.The Sun (2011)
For me, track days are addictive in a matter-of-fact sort of way.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
His approach involves massive research combined with a matter-of-fact storytelling style.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The matter-of-fact tone gives these accounts their particular emotive power.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He took a silver flask out of his pocket in a matter-of-fact way, and filled its cup with something.Emily Fox-Seton (1901)
He says this in a very straightforward, matter-of-fact manner.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The matter was conducted in typical, matter-of-fact style.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He was not seeking consolation, merely confiding how he saw his chances in a manner so matter-of-fact it was chilling.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
When she speaks about him, it is with a puzzled yet matter-of-fact tone.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Be very direct and use a matter-of-fact tone.The Sun (2006)
Instead his demise is spoken of in a matter-of-fact way.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It is unsettling, all the more so because of the matter-of-fact tone.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The effect is heightened by their matter-of-fact tone.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There he reviewed his intellectual progress, in a matter-of-fact way.THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)
'matter-of-fact' in Other Languages
British English: matter-of-fact ADJECTIVE
If you describe a person as matter-of-fact, you mean that they show no emotions.
He was doing his best to give her the news in a matter-of-fact way.
Translation of matter-of-fact from the Collins English to French Dictionary