factualism

[ fak-choo-uh-liz-uhm ]
/ ˈfæk tʃu əˌlɪz əm /

noun

emphasis on, devotion to, or extensive reliance upon facts: the factualism of scientific experiment.

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?

Origin of factualism

First recorded in 1945–50; factual + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM factualism

fac·tu·al·ist, nounfac·tu·al·is·tic, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020