from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Artificial; fake: faux pearls.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Fake or artificial
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See fauces.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine article
Recently Mark Zuckerberg (the founder of Facebook) stated that this year Facebook would have one billion participants -- most of whom spend endless daily hours enlisting the membership of what I label "faux friends"(FFs).
Our definitions of civility obviously differ greatly, probably when it comes down to what I call faux civility.
The politicians are also adept at what I call faux reform.
Papa John: A Music Legend’s Shattering Journey Through Sex, Drugs, and Rock ’n’ Roll was a brick of a book with the title faux spray-painted on the jacket in neon colors.
Maybe if you want to engage in faux-logical takedowns you should, you know, brush up on your logic? southpaw Says:
After one gruesome Sunday when the diocese brought in faux-congregations to each parish, an interim court ruling in February 2008 gave the ANiC parishioners full use of their buildings.
Yo man I'm a loyal MSNBC follower and I'll challenge ya to a duel of intelligence but your obviously unarmed ... keep watchin faux news buddy!
On Wednesday I told you about my very * spéciale* family ... and a certain faux amis that was rendering them insane ... en tout cas* to the French.
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The close second being how a large shareholder of faux is a Muslim.