facto

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin, ablative of factum deed, fact.

Adverb[edit]

facto (not comparable)

  1. (law) in fact; by the act or fact

Related terms[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Frequentative verb of Latin faciō (rarely attested).

Verb[edit]

present active factō, present infinitive factāre, perfect active factāvī, supine factātum

  1. to make, do, perform

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • facto” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Noun[edit]

factō

  1. dative singular of factum
  2. ablative singular of factum

Participle[edit]

factō

  1. dative masculine singular of factus
  2. dative neuter singular of factus
  3. ablative masculine singular of factus
  4. ablative neuter singular of factus

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin factum. Cognate of feito.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

facto m (plural factos)

  1. (Portugal) fact.