Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Informed on current affairs; up-to-date.
  • adjective Fully familiar; knowledgeable.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Literally, in the current, that is, of events; well informed in regard to any event or subject.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Up to date, informed on the latest developments etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective being up to particular standard or level especially in being up to date in knowledge

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[French : au, in the + courant, current.]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Borrowing from French, from au, in the, courant, current

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Fully aware/ up to date

    March 10, 2008

  • See also no courant.

    November 19, 2008