hard facts

hard facts

Information that is true and cannot be refuted. Don't get caught up in emotions and opinions—try to focus on the hard facts of the situation when you make your decision.
See also: fact, hard

hard ˈfacts

the real or true facts of a situation, etc: I’m not interested in your opinion. I want hard facts.This is a newspaper which deals in hard facts, not rumours.
See also: fact, hard
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The emphasis was helped by the speaker's hair, which bristled on the skirts of his bald head, a plantation of firs to keep the wind from its shining surface, all covered with knobs, like the crust of a plum pie, as if the head had scarcely warehouse-room for the hard facts stored inside.
His relatives, failing to understand that a question of sentiment was involved in this proceeding, appealed to hard facts, and reminded him that there were no salt mines in the neighborhood.
In truth, they were children together, so far as love was concerned, and they were as naive and immature in the expression of their love as a pair of children, and this despite the fact that she was crammed with a university education and that his head was full of scientific philosophy and the hard facts of life.
Though they began by discussing all manner of subjects in Weeks' little room eventually the conversation always turned to religion: the theological student took a professional interest in it, and Hayward welcomed a subject in which hard facts need not disconcert him; when feeling is the gauge you can snap your angers at logic, and when your logic is weak that is very agreeable.
Now we're coming to hard facts," he thought, conscious in himself of the same instinctive recoil that he had so often criticised in his mother and her contemporaries.
that remains divided over whether Brexit is a good idea, May said "we all need to face up to some hard facts.
Dubai: Chief architects behind the eighth annual Arab Youth Survey say the research study provides hard facts to help governments and businesses across the Middle East formulate policies for now and the future.
Personal stories, hard facts, and illuminative illustrations each contribute to this engaging examination of our microbial overlords.
Not only did we say No in Wales - we backed up our message of opposition with hard facts and hard evidence that destroyed the UK Government's case to force it through.
Whilst I agree with you that Wiki is not the ideal site to source hard facts, I started looking at Islamic websites to know why pork is haram.
As one of Scotland's two governments, the UK Government have a duty to help inform people with hard facts.
The hard facts are they will be cut overnight by at least 50% to satisfy their creditors.
A must read article with hard facts, necessary for countering spurious Arab claims.
Let PM dust off the old statistics book and furnish the Dundalk brunette with the hard facts.
Local Labour MP Adrian Bailey said: "People are learning the hard facts of what life is like under a Tory-led government.