As an adjective faux
is fake or artificial.
As a noun fleece is
(uncountable) hair or wool of a sheep or similar animal.
As a verb fleece is
to con or trick someone out of money.
Fake or artificial
- clothing made from faux leather
- a faux -archaic style of speech
- faux wine
* faux pas
* fauxhawk / fohawk
(uncountable) Hair or wool of a sheep or similar animal
(uncountable) Insulating skin with the wool attached
(countable) A textile similar to velvet, but with a longer pile that gives it a softness and a higher sheen.
(countable) An insulating wooly jacket
(roofing) Mat or felts composed of fibers, sometimes used as a membrane backer.
Any soft woolly covering resembling a fleece.
The fine web of cotton or wool removed by the doffing knife from the cylinder of a carding machine.
to con or trick someone out of money
to shear the fleece from an animal (such as a sheep)
* (con) nickel and dime