plat du jour
noun (plural plats du jour) Etymology: French, literally, plate of the day Date: 1906 a dish that is featured by a restaurant on a particular day

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  • plat du jour — [ˌpla: du ˈʒuə US ˈʒur] n plural plats du jour [ˌpla: ] BrE [Date: 1900 2000; : French; Origin: dish of the day ] a dish that a restaurant prepares specially on a particular day in addition to its usual food …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • plat du jour — [plȧ dü zho͞or′] n. pl. plats du jour [plȧdü zho͞or′] [Fr, dish of the day] the featured dish of the day in a restaurant …   English World dictionary

  • Plat du jour — ● Plat du jour préparation culinaire chaque jour différente au menu d un restaurant …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • plat du jour — n. a dish specially featured on a day s menu. Etymology: F, = dish of the day * * * |plädə|zhu̇(ə)r noun (plural plats du jour “) Etymology: French, literally, dish of the day : a dish that is emphasized as a feature of a restaurant bill of fare …   Useful english dictionary

  • plat du jour — UK [ˌplɑː duː ˈʒʊə(r)] / US [ˌplɑ du ˈʒʊr] noun [countable] Word forms plat du jour : singular plat du jour plural plats du jour a meal that is not included in a restaurant s usual menu and that is different each day …   English dictionary

  • plat du jour — [[t]ˈplɑ də ˈʒʊər[/t]] fr. [[t]pla dü ˈʒur[/t]] n. pl. plats du jour [[t]ˈplɑz də ˈʒʊər[/t]] fr. [[t]pla dü ˈʒur[/t]] coo a special dish offered by a restaurant on a particular day • Etymology: 1905–10; < F: dish of the day …   From formal English to slang

  • plat du jour — /plah deuh zhoor /; Fr. /plann dyuu zhoohrdd /, pl. plats du jour /plahz deuh zhoor /; Fr. /plann dyuu zhoohrdd /. the special or featured dish of the day on a restaurant menu. [1905 10; < F: dish of the day] * * * …   Universalium

  • plat du jour — [ˌpla d(j)u: ʒʊə] noun (plural plats du jour pronunciation same) a dish specially prepared by a restaurant on a particular day, in addition to the usual menu. Origin Fr., lit. dish of the day …   English new terms dictionary

  • plat du jour — noun the special dish for the day in a restaurant …   Wiktionary

  • plat du jour —  (Fr.) Dish of the day …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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