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Definitions and Synonyms of faux | Another word for faux | What is faux?

Definition 1: not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine article - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where faux or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • it isn't fake anything; it's real synthetic fur
  • faux pearls
  • false teeth
  • decorated with imitation palm leaves
  • a purse of simulated alligator hide

Synonyms for faux in the sense of this definition

(faux is similar to ...) contrived by art rather than nature

"artificial flowers" "artificial flavoring" "an artificial diamond" "artificial fibers" "artificial sweeteners"

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