FLUENT APHASIA By N., Sam M.S. - 10 the term for aphasia where a person can speak well but has trouble in naming objects and understanding language. Compare non-fluent aphasia. FLUENT APHASIA: "Joe had fluent aphasia and could speak but not name items." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) BROCA'S APHASIA SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS CREATIVITY TESTS ACHIEVEMENT TESTS APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) SPEECH DISORDERS EXPRESSIVE APHASIA Comparison of Assessment Tools CEREBRAL CORTEX Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FLUENT APHASIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fluent-aphasia/ (accessed February 2, 2023).