fait accompli [fe ta-kawn-plee] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||noun|
|Synonyms:||a truth, accomplished fact, certainty, cold hard facts, done deal, done deed, fact of life, grim reality, hard facts, irreversible accomplishment, irreversible act, irreversible truth, matter of fact, reality, self-evident fact, undeniable fact|
|Category:||2. Sensation; special sensation; heat|
cold, coldness; frigidity, inclemency, fresco., winter; depth of winter, hard winter; Siberia, Nova Zembla., [forms of frozen water] ice; snow, snowflake, snow crystal, snow drift; sleet; hail, hailstone; rime, frost; hoar frost, white frost, hard frost, sharp frost; barf; glaze [U. S.], lolly [N.Am.]; icicle, thick-ribbed ice; fall of snow, heavy fall; iceberg, icefloe; floe berg; glacier; névé, serac; pruina., [Sensation of cold] chilliness; chill; shivering; goose skin, rigor, horripilation, chattering of teeth.
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