Associations to the word «Fluent»


FLUENT, adjective. That flows; flowing, liquid.
FLUENT, adjective. (linguistics) Able to speak a language accurately, rapidly, and confidently – in a flowing way.
FLUENT, noun. (mathematics) (obsolete) A continuous variable, especially one with respect to time in Newton's Method of Fluxions.

Dictionary definition

FLUENT, adjective. Smooth and unconstrained in movement; "a long, smooth stride"; "the fluid motion of a cat"; "the liquid grace of a ballerina".
FLUENT, adjective. Expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively; "able to dazzle with his facile tongue"; "silver speech".

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis