Synonyms of de facto in English:

de facto


See definition of de facto

adverb

1‘the republic has been de facto divided into two states’

SYNONYMS
in practice, in effect, in fact, in reality, really, actually, in actuality
ANTONYMS

in theory, de jure


adjective

1‘they took de facto control of the land’

SYNONYMS
actual, existing, existent, real, effective
ANTONYMS

theoretical, de jure