[ fohks ]

plural noun
  1. people; a variant spelling of “folks” (spelled with x not only as shorthand for the /ks/ sound, but also in parallel with other gender-inclusive spellings, like Latinx).

Origin of folx

First recorded in 1830–40 as a humorous representation of rustic speech, and in 2000–05 in its current sense; see x3

Words Nearby folx Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023