matter-of-fact[ mat-er-uh v-fakt ]SEE DEFINITION OF matter-of-fact
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MATTER-OF-FACT
And really they're the most unemotional and matter-of-fact couple I ever saw.
"I married your son this morning," she said in a matter-of-fact tone.
"And, while the two of you were talking," Demarest continued in a matter-of-fact manner.
Her tones as she spoke were quite as matter-of-fact as his own had been.
"They needed 'er theirselves," explained the mate in a matter-of-fact way.
"There is no use going into all that," Meg answered in a cheerful, matter-of-fact tone.
This unexpected and matter-of-fact query was variously received.
“Of course I will, Harvey,” responded the operator in a matter-of-fact way.
“Now, Marmo, out with all the trouble and let us share it,” said matter-of-fact Cal.
"To some extent," the Colonel replied, in the most matter-of-fact manner.
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