[ oh fe ]
/ oʊ ˈfɛ /
having experience or practical knowledge of a thing; expert; versed.
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Origin of au fait
literally, to the fact
Words nearby au fait
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British Dictionary definitions for au fait
/ French (o fɛ, English əʊ ˈfeɪ) /
fully informed; in touch or expert
Word Origin for au fait
C18: literally: to the point
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