du jour

[duh zhoor, doo; French dy zhoor]
as prepared on the particular day; of the kind being served today: The soup du jour is split pea.
fashionable; current: environmentalism and other issues du jour.

< French: of the day

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du jour (duː ˈʒɔː, French dy ʒur)
informal (postpositive) 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)]

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Word Origin & History

du jour
from Fr. plat du jour "dish of the day," early 20c. on restaurant menus, abstracted as an all-purpose modifier 1989.
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Example sentences
Diners scanning the pricey plats du jour feel ripped off.
Even if patents are the moneymaker du jour in the tech industry, that
  shortcoming limits the appeal of either a sale or a spinoff.
Soon there will be a new faux pas du jour: eating the endangered swordfish.
The heavily promoted weight-loss ingredient du jour changes with regularity.
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