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faux pas


faux pas

noun

Definition of FAUX PAS

a socially improper or unsuitable act or remark <according to an oft-told story, the queen set a guest at ease about a faux pas by politely imitating it>
Near Antonyms form, manners, mores, proprieties

February 27, 2015
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