- Du jour is defined as "of the day" or offered on this day.
If clam chowder is the soup served on Friday's at a restaurant, then clam chowder is an example of the soup de jour on Fridays.
du jour definition by Webster's New World
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available or offered on this day: vegetable du jour
du jour definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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- Prepared for a given day: The soup du jour is cream of potato.
- Most recent; current: the trend du jour.
Origin: French : du, of the + jour, day.
du jour - Computer Definition
From French, meaning of the day. See also standard.