disfluency

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disfluency

(dɪsˈfluːənsɪ)
n, pl -cies
1. (Phonetics & Phonology) an unintentional interruption in speech such as a hesitation or slur
2. an impairment in the ability to produce smooth speech
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disfluency - lack of skillfulness in speaking or writing
unskillfulness - a lack of cognitive skill
fluency - skillfulness in speaking or writing