Fluent

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Fluent \Flu"ent\, adjective [L. fluens, -entis, p. pr. of fluere to flow; cf. Gr. ? to boil over. Cf. {Fluctuate}, {Flux}.]

1. Flowing or capable of flowing; liquid; glodding; easily moving.

2. Ready in the use of words; voluble; copious; having words at command; and uttering them with facility and smoothness; as, a fluent speaker; hence, flowing; voluble; smooth; -- said of language; as, fluent speech.

With most fluent utterance. --Denham.

Fluent as the flight of a swallow is the sultan's letter. --De Quincey.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Fluent \Flu"ent\, noun

1. A current of water; a stream. [Obs.]

2. [Cf. F. fluente.] (Math.) A variable quantity, considered as increasing or diminishing; -- called, in the modern calculus, the {function} or {integral}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

fluent

adjective

1: smooth and unconstrained in movement; "a long, smooth stride"; "the fluid motion of a cat"; "the liquid grace of a ballerina" [syn: {fluent}, {fluid}, {liquid}, {smooth}]

2: expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively; "able to dazzle with his facile tongue"; "silver speech" [syn: {eloquent}, {facile}, {fluent}, {silver}, {silver-tongued}, {smooth-spoken}]

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