fact finder

or fact-find·er


a person who searches impartially for the facts or actualities of a subject or situation, especially one appointed to conduct an official investigation, as in a labor-management conflict.

Nearby words

  1. facsimile catalog,
  2. facsimile machine,
  3. facsimile transmission,
  4. facsm,
  5. fact,
  6. fact of life,
  7. fact-check,
  8. fact-finding,
  9. factice,
  10. facticity

Origin of fact finder

First recorded in 1925–30

Related formsfact-find·ing, noun, adjective

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