accomplished fact


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Synonyms for accomplished fact

an irreversible accomplishment

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Also, we do not pay enough attention to prevention of diseases, and people are presented with an accomplished fact," Bakirov added.
and the EU demonstrate willingness to accept the Russian annexation of the Crimea, regardless of its illegality, as an accomplished fact.
Instead of smugly taking its rule over the whole planet as an accomplished fact, the US is obliged to stridently boast of its military machine and deride Russia's military .
But exhausted by the 1939-45 conflict and struggling to cope with Zionist guerrilla actions, it was ultimately obliged to accept -- following its endorsement in 1947 by the United Nations -- that the state of Israel was an accomplished fact.
It is far from an accomplished fact that we are going to take the PGA Championship international.
Yet most observers say the "great continental mission" remains more an ambition than an accomplished fact.
BEIRUT, May 29 (KUNA) -- Lebanese President Michel Suleiman said here on Wednesday the extension of the parliament mandate has become an accomplished fact, but he said he would appeal it.
If I'm to receive a promotion of some kind, I hesitate to tell others until it's an accomplished fact.
If equal opportunity in America were an accomplished fact, then a chronically bad economy would be equally bad for everyone.
If equal opportunity in America were an accomplished fact, then a chronically bad economy would be equally bad for everyone," Romney told the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People in Houston.
Paul describes the elevation, rule, and glory of Christ over all things as accomplished fact.
We accepted the NATO position as an accomplished fact," Lavrov explained.
Hajj Hassan delivered a word during the event, saying that the climate change aspect has become an accomplished fact which the whole world has begun to take into serious consideration.
Notwithstanding that (by my rough calculations) states encompassing between 80-90 percent of the world's population recognize the State of Palestine while states encompassing only between 10-20 percent of the world's population recognize the Republic of Kosovo, the Western media (and, indeed, much of the non-Western media as well) act as though Kosovo's independence were an accomplished fact while Palestine's independence is only an aspiration which can never be realized without Israeli-American consent, and much of international public opinion (including, apparently, the Palestinian leadership in Ramallah) has, at least until recently, permitted itself to be brainwashed into thinking and acting accordingly.
Notwithstanding that (by my rough calculations) states encompassing between 80% and 90% of the world's population recognize the State of Palestine while states encompassing only between 10% and 20% of the world's population recognize the Republic of Kosovo, the Western media (and, indeed, much of the non-Western media as well) act as though Kosovo's independence were an accomplished fact while Palestine's independence is only an aspiration which can never be realized without Israeli-American consent, and much of international public opinion (including, apparently, the Palestinian leadership in Ramallah) has, at least until recently, permitted itself to be brainwashed into thinking and acting accordingly.