Example sentences for: jour

How can you use “jour” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Nor is there any liberal equivalent to the way various conservative outlets--from the National Review to Novak's syndicated column and Rush Limbaugh's radio show--all disseminate the same message du jour . Before the 1996 election, the conservative propaganda line generally reflected poll-tested talking points on issues like taxes or welfare reform.

  • So if free Internet access is the plat du jour, you can be sure the brainiacs at AOL are noodling this one right now.

  • This same egalitarianism fuels the feeling that the Secret Service shouldn't serve, in the mot du jour , as the president's "Praetorian Guard"--that it shouldn't take metaphorical bullets to protect his dalliances.

  • The term has so rapidly evolved from restricted jargon into mainstream patois--it is hardly more "technical" now than the words du jour after soup on a truck-stop menu--that A Prairie Home Companion cannot only use it safely, but can even give it a knowing, ironic twist.

  • The NYT reports that in his mea culpa du jour, Clinton also cited Bosnia as another example on his watch where the reaction to ethnic killing was too slow.


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