au courant

adjective au cou·rant \ ˌō-ku̇-ˈräⁿ \

Definition of au courant

1 a :fully informed :up-to-date
  • trying to stay au courant
b :fashionable, stylish
  • au courant outfits
2 :fully familiar :conversant

Examples of au courant in a Sentence

  1. I try to stay au courant with the latest developments in the industry.

  2. au courant filmgoers have dismissed Hollywood's latest effects-laden actioner as so last year

Origin and Etymology of au courant

French, literally, in the current

au courant Synonyms


AU COURANT Defined for English Language Learners

au courant

adjective

Definition of au courant for English Language Learners

  • : knowing about the newest information, trends, etc.

  • : stylish or current



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