- The definition of faux is something that is not real or something that is an imitation.
An example of faux is a fake designer purse that you can buy on the street corner for $10.00.
faux definition by Webster's New World
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false or artificial: faux ivory carvings
faux definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Artificial; fake: faux pearls.
Origin: French, from Old French fals; see false.