from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not fluent; unready in speech.

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  • adjective Not fluent.


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un- +‎ fluent


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  • Always unfluent of speech, he stopped abruptly, while a wheel of thought whirred round so swiftly in his brain that he only caught a blurred impression.

    Secret Bread F. Tennyson Jesse

  • Mexican journalists to read to them in newly acquired but not unfluent Spanish a statement of his gratification at the announcement by the New York Investigating Committee, headed by

    The Guardian World News 2011

  • When you’re all hanging out and chatting, particularly if in a noisy environment like a pub, it requires so much concentration to understand someone with an accent and slightly unfluent English, that they end up sitting quietly in a corner.

    me me me 2005


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