1. Movies, Television. a phonetic spelling of effects, as special effect(s), practical effect(s), or visual effect(s). : Also F/X

  2. Business, Commerce. foreign exchange.

Words Nearby FX

Other definitions for fx. (2 of 2)


  1. fracture.

  2. fractured.

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How to use FX in a sentence

  • Kincaide set the Ertak down on FX-31, close to the shore of a river, as gently as a feather settling to earth.

    The Death-Traps of FX-31 | Sewell Peaslee Wright

British Dictionary definitions for FX


  1. films informal short for special effects

abbreviation for
  1. US and Canadian foreign exchange

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