Definition of profluent in English:

profluent

adjective

  • 1Flowing forth; streaming out. Now rare and poetic.

  • 2Flowing freely or profusely; unrestrained, abundant.

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin prōfluent-, prōfluēns (of water) free-flowing, running, (of speech) fluent, use as adjective of present participle of prōfluere to flow forth, to flow freely, to overflow, to spring or emanate from from prō- + fluere to flow. Compare Middle French profluant that flows.

Pronunciation

profluent

/ˈprɒflʊənt/