To save this word, you'll need to log in. And talking on cellphones during the performance is a huge faux pas. Careless faux pas , or was I being overly sensitive to the local culture? Send us feedback. See more words from the same year From the Editors at Merriam-Webster. Accessed 4 Aug. Keep scrolling for more More Definitions for faux pas faux pas. Please tell us where you read or heard it including the quote, if possible. Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way. Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!
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Top definition. Faux Pas. French for "False Step. If the faux pas in question was unintentional it oftens leads to a very awkward and uncomfortable moment. If the faux pas in question was intentional the person who intentionally committed the faux pas in question is often loathed for an appropriate period of time or bitch slapped. But- on a rare occasion the person the intentional faux pas was directed at might find it funny and laugh it off. But apparently first base wouldn't be reached tonight. Instead she violently jerked away, her lithe body escaping my gasp. She looked at me with some kind of look that I'd never seen before.
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