du jour


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du jour

(də zho͝or′, do͞o)
adj.
1. Prepared for a given day: The soup du jour is cream of potato.
2. Most recent; current: the trend du jour.

[French : du, of the + jour, day.]

du jour

(duː ˈʒɔː; French dy ʒur)
adj
(postpositive) informal currently very fashionable or popular: the young writer du jour.
[C20: from French, literally: of the day (as used on restaurant menus of items that change daily)]

du jour

(də ˈʒʊər, du)
adj.
1. as prepared or served on the particular day: soup du jour.
2. fashionable; current: issues du jour.
[< French]
References in classic literature ?
Archer rose with a murmur of readiness, and she seated herself at old Catherine's rosewood "Bonheur du Jour," and wrote out the message in her large immature hand.
6-Un Messager : Un autre trotteur de metier, qui va etre egalement etre servi par les conditions de la course du jour et qui devrait logiquement terminer dans la bonne combinaison.
Climate changes and soil conditions: everything affects and defines how well a plant will grow (or not)--and so Plats Du Jour is a fluid idea based not on featured recipes, but seasonal fluctuations.
The pair of Jenner teenagers recently appeared in a Du Jour magazine spread for fall and a sneak peek of the photos has been shared on social media.
BRILLIANT sprinting mare Belle du Jour again showed her liking for Flemington's straight six-furlong track by winning the A$1 million Group 1 Newmarket Handicap on Saturday - and may now be on her way to John Hammond in France.
Eminem, America's rapper du jour, who has managed to elbow his way to the top of the music charts in between being accused of armed hostilities and other fun weekend activities, uses fag in his lyrics almost as much as he uses bitch, which is almost as much as a map of Los Angeles uses freeway.
In August 1991, New Hampshire-based Elkin Coffee, makers of the Cafe du Jour brand, came to Lapham/Miller Associates with a broad assignment and an exciting new concept: develop fresh packaging for their signature blends and 13 new breakfast and dessert coffees, and use "time-of-day" as a marketing concept.
Zaaboub, le 3 ans Baiclach, qui s'est deja illustre dans des conditions similaires a celle du jour et qui plus est va avoir bientot quatre ans, ce qui devrait lui donner plus d'endurance, ajoutee a l'efficacite de son efficace jockey du jour Ab.
GOLDEN SLIPPER winner Belle du Jour returned to racing with a first-up win over five furlongs at Randwick on Saturday, writes Syd Brennan.
Lazreg, qui sera egalement son partenaire du jour et qui devrait participer en tres bon rang au sprint final.