Faux vs Quasi - What's the difference?

faux | quasi |


As adjectives the difference between faux and quasi

is that faux is fake or artificial while quasi is resembling or having a likeness to something.

faux

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Fake or artificial
  • clothing made from faux leather
    a faux -archaic style of speech
    faux wine

    Antonyms

    * genuine

    Derived terms

    * faux pas * fauxhawk / fohawk * fauxhemian * fauxlex * fauxmosexual * fauxnetic * fauxtatoes ----

    quasi

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • resembling or having a likeness to something
  • *
  • Derived terms

    * quasi-