FLESCH INDEX By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the name of a system used to evaluate the readability and reading level of a document. Words and sentences are examined along with phrases and vocabulary. FLESCH INDEX: "The Flesch Index examines the written word." Related Psychology Terms READABILITY LEVEL PRODUCTIVE VOCABULARY MULTILINGUAL APHASIA EXAMINATION (MAE) NELSON-DENNY READING TEST FILL-IN QUESTIONS APHRASIA SHIPLEY INSTITUTE OF LIVING SCALE (SILS) RECEPTIVE VOCABULARY VOCABULARY GROWTH PURE ALEXIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FLESCH INDEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/flesch-index/ (accessed October 18, 2021).