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mellifluent

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adjective mel·lif·lu·ent \me-ˈli-flə-wənt\

Definition of mellifluent

mel·lif·lu·ent·ly adverb


Examples of mellifluent

  1. <the seamless editing gives the lushly romantic film a very mellifluent feel>



Origin of mellifluent

Late Latin mellifluent-, mellifluens, from Latin mell-, mel + fluent-, fluens, present participle of fluere


First Known Use: 1601


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