FLUENT APHASIA By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 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 BROCA'S APHASIA NONFLUENT APHASIA EXPRESSIVE APHASIA ACOUSTIC-MNESTIC APHASIA GLOBAL APHASIA MULTILINGUAL APHASIA EXAMINATION (MAE) APHASIA FLUENT SPEECH SEMANTIC PARAPHASIA SENSORIMOTOR APHASIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FLUENT APHASIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fluent-aphasia/ (accessed April 12, 2021).