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Serenity Carr, Assistant Editor
The Plural of 'Faux Pas'
Tuesday May 26th 2020
What is the plural form of 'faux pas'? — Dipankar, India

The plural form of faux pas is also faux pas. However, it is pronounced differently.

The singular form is pronounced /ˈfoʊˌpɑː/ and the plural form is pronounced /ˈfoʊˌpɑːz/.

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