Simple Definition of au courant
: knowing about the newest information, trends, etc.
: stylish or current
Examples of au courant
I try to stay au courant with the latest developments in the industry.
<au courant filmgoers have dismissed Hollywood's latest effects-laden actioner as so last year>
Origin of au courant
French, literally, in the current
First Known Use: 1762
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