Definition of refluent in US English:

refluent

adjective

literary
  • Flowing back; ebbing.

    ‘the refluent waters of the Mississippi’

Origin

Late Middle English: from Latin refluent- ‘flowing back’, from the verb refluere, from re- ‘back’ + fluere ‘to flow’.

Pronunciation

refluent

/ˈreflo͞oənt//ˈrɛfluənt/