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True, definite and based on facts - synonyms or related words

true

adjective

based on facts or things that really happen, and not made up

certain

adjective

definitely true

objective

adjective

based only on facts and not influenced by personal feelings or beliefs

realistic

adjective

based on facts and situations as they really are

firm

adjective

definite and not likely to change

factual

adjective

based on facts or containing only facts, rather than theories or opinions

authentic

adjective

accurate or based in fact

definite

adjective

clearly decided and specific

undeniable

adjective

certainly correct or true

definitely

adverb

without any doubt

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moonbow

a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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Open Dictionary

platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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