Definition of 'factual'
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Example sentences containing 'factual'
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We aim to correct significant factual errors as soon as we can. The Sun (2016)We aim to correct factual errors as soon as we can. The Sun (2016)Universities have long provided factual careers information and advice to students based on their choice of subject. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There is no factual basis to support that contention. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You can think and talk about money in the strictly factual way that gets the best results. The Sun (2009) Evidence is detailed factual information from primary and secondary sources. A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)We aim to swiftly correct significant factual errors. The Sun (2015)We aim to correct significant factual errors as soon as we can. The Sun (2013)So too does the naive confidence in the factual basis of scientific belief. Science, Technology, and Social Change (1988)This preoccupation leads him into a serious factual error. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Letters may also provide factual information unavailable elsewhere. A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)That was not only a factual error but an argument based on the wrong priorities. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Another was withdrawn and destroyed because of factual errors. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Please, give those who enjoy factual programmes the opportunity to listen to experts. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A strictly factual approach helps a family understand the financial facts of life. The Sun (2010)A factual programme such as this requires no music. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I say that on a factual basis rather than making a political point out of it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Organising the factual and medical evidence into a persuasive case at short notice, and presenting it in a sensitive way. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He wants to do some shiny floor stuff as well as factual programmes and we can offer that kind of wide-ranging deal. The Sun (2011)A simple, strictly factual approach gets the best results when you talk about money. The Sun (2009)We don't give direction, just provide factual evidence. The Sun (2009)There was no factual basis for any of them,' his lawyers will argue. Times, Sunday Times (2010)At home, a quiet, strictly factual conversation about money gets the right results. The Sun (2012)Once she had factual evidence, she confronted the person based on fact, rather than supposition. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'factual'
British English: factual ADJECTIVE
Something that is factual is concerned with facts or contains facts, rather than giving theories or personal interpretations.
The editorial contained several factual errors.
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