Definitions for fleshflɛʃ
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the soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate: mainly muscle tissue and fat
human body, physical body, material body, soma, build, figure, physique, anatomy, shape, bod, chassis, frame, form, flesh(noun)
alternative names for the body of a human being
"Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
a soft moist part of a fruit
remove adhering flesh from (hides) when preparing leather manufacture
The soft tissue of the body, especially muscle and fat.
Bare arms, bare legs, bare torso.
Animal tissue regarded as food; meat.
The human body as a physical entity.
The mortal body of a human being, contrasted with the spirit or soul.
The evil and corrupting principle working in man.
The skin of a human or animal.
The soft, often edible, parts of fruits or vegetables.
To bury (something, especially a weapon) in flesh.
To inure or habituate someone in or to a given practice.
To put flesh on; to fatten.
To add details.
The writer had to go back and flesh out the climactic scene.
to remove the flesh from the skin during the making of leather.
Origin: From flæsc, from flaisk-, from pleh₁ḱ. Compare Old High German "fleisk" (German "Fleisch").
the aggregate of the muscles, fat, and other tissues which cover the framework of bones in man and other animals; especially, the muscles
animal food, in distinction from vegetable; meat; especially, the body of beasts and birds used as food, as distinguished from fish
the human body, as distinguished from the soul; the corporeal person
the human eace; mankind; humanity
in a good sense, tenderness of feeling; gentleness
in a bad sense, tendency to transient or physical pleasure; desire for sensual gratification; carnality
the character under the influence of animal propensities or selfish passions; the soul unmoved by spiritual influences
kindred; stock; race
the soft, pulpy substance of fruit; also, that part of a root, fruit, and the like, which is fit to be eaten
to feed with flesh, as an incitement to further exertion; to initiate; -- from the practice of training hawks and dogs by feeding them with the first game they take, or other flesh. Hence, to use upon flesh (as a murderous weapon) so as to draw blood, especially for the first time
to glut; to satiate; hence, to harden, to accustom
to remove flesh, membrance, etc., from, as from hides
Origin: [OE. flesch, flesc, AS. flsc; akin to OFries. flsk, D. vleesch, OS. flsk, OHG. fleisc, G. fleisch, Icel. & Dan. flesk lard, bacon, pork, Sw. flsk.]
Flesh is a 1968 film directed by American filmmaker Paul Morrissey. Flesh is the first film of the "Paul Morrissey Trilogy" produced by Andy Warhol. The other films in the trilogy include Trash and Heat. All three have gained a cult following and are noted examples of the ideals and ideology of the time period. The film stars Joe Dallesandro as a hustler working on the streets of New York City. The movie highlights various Warhol superstars, in addition to being the film debuts of both Jackie Curtis and Candy Darling. Also appearing are Geraldine Smith as Joe's wife and Patti D'Arbanville as her lover.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'flesh' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3717
Rank popularity for the word 'flesh' in Nouns Frequency: #1551
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We're not able to flesh that out.
It must be of the spirit if we are to save the flesh.
In health the flesh is graced, the holy enters the world.
It is not flesh and blood, but heart which makes us fathers and sons.
It is not flesh and blood, it is the heart, that makes fathers and sons.
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Translations for flesh
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- месо, телесен, тялоBulgarian
- carnCatalan, Valencian
- maso, dužinaCzech
- hud, kød, krop, frugtkød, kødfarve, opfedeDanish
- Leib, Fleisch, Fruchtfleisch, Fleischfarbe, Haut, zunehmen, ausarbeiten, untermauern, entfleischenGerman
- σάρκα, κρέας, δέρμαGreek
- carne, pellejoSpanish
- liha, malto, hedelmälihaFinnish
- pulpe, carnation, chair, viande, corps, peauFrench
- feòil, craiceannScottish Gaelic
- մարմին, միսArmenian
- pulpo, karno, korpoIdo
- miesa, ķermenisLatvian
- kiko, tōrōpukuMāori
- vel, vlees, vruchtvlees, mensenkleur, vervettenDutch
- atsįʼNavajo, Navaho
- ciało, mięso, miąższPolish
- غوښهPashto, Pushto
- pele, polpa, carne, corpo, enfeitar, engordar, descarnarPortuguese
- мясо, плоть, мякотьRussian
- mish, tulAlbanian
- kinofu, ngozi, chembechembe, bambua, jaziaSwahili
- గుజ్జు, కండTelugu
- mid, skin, flukapulp, pulpVolapük
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