What does the word fluent mean?

Usage examples for fluent

  1. On every page there is the impress of a large and masterly comprehension, and of a bold, fluent, and poetic skill of portraiture. – Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3) by Frederick William Robinson
  2. At no time was Sir Victor Catheron a fluent or ready speaker- just at present, perhaps, it was natural he should be rather at a loss for words. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  3. It is Nature's rustic language made fluent and intelligible- Nature's garrulous prose tersely recast- changed into imaginative shapes, touched to finer issues. – Garden-Craft Old and New by John D. Sedding