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Artificial; fake: faux pearls.
[French, from Old French fals; see false.]
false, counterfeit or imitation, esp when used in compounds, for example faux-leather
artificial or imitation; fake: faux pearls.
[1670–80; < French]
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|Adj.||1.||faux - not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine article; "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"|