Definition of Flesh. Meaning of Flesh. Synonyms of Flesh

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Definition of Flesh

Flesh
Flesh Flesh, n. [OE. flesch, flesc, AS. fl?sc; akin to OFries. fl[=a]sk, D. vleesch, OS. fl?sk, OHG. fleisc, G. fleisch, Icel. & Dan. flesk lard, bacon, pork, Sw. fl["a]sk.] 1. The aggregate of the muscles, fat, and other tissues which cover the framework of bones in man and other animals; especially, the muscles. Note: In composition it is mainly albuminous
Flesh
Flesh Flesh, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fleshed; p. pr. & vb. n. Fleshing.] 1. 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. Full bravely hast thou fleshed Thy maiden sword. --Shak. The wild dog Shall flesh his tooth on every innocent. --Shak. 2. To glut; to satiate; hence, to harden, to accustom. ``Fleshed in triumphs.' --Glanvill. Old soldiers Fleshed in the spoils of Germany and France. --Beau. & Fl. 3. (Leather Manufacture) To remove flesh, membrance, etc., from, as from hides.

Meaning of Flesh from wikipedia

- opposed to bones and viscera. Animal flesh, as food, is called meat. In plants, "flesh" is the tissue of the plant. "Flesh". dictionary.reference.com. Retrieved...
- In the Flesh may refer to: In the Flesh (2009 graphic novel), a collection of stories by Koren Shadmi In the Flesh (1998 film), an American ****-themed...
- "In the Flesh?" (working title, "The Show?") is a song by the English rock band Pink Floyd, released on their 1979 album, The Wall. The title is a reference...
- Flesh on Flesh is a 2002 album by Italian-American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist Al Di Meola. The album contains new compositions and reworkings...
- The Flesh (Italian: La carne) is a 1991 Italian drama film directed by Marco Ferreri. It was entered into the 1991 Cannes Film Festival. Sergio Castellitto...
- Not in the Flesh is 2007 novel by British crime-writer Ruth Rendell. The novel is the 21st entry in the Inspector Wexford series. Searching for truffles...
- Of the Flesh (Tagalog: Karnal) is a 1983 Philippine drama film directed by Marilou Diaz-Abaya. The film was selected as the Philippine entry for the Best...
- Necrotizing fasciitis (NF), commonly known as flesh-eating disease, is an infection that results in the death of the body's soft tissue. It is a severe...
- Pound of Flesh may refer to Pound of Flesh (2015 film), a 2015 action film starring Jean-Claude Van Damme Pound of Flesh (2010 film), a crime film starring...
- Flesh Gordon Meets the Cosmic Cheerleaders (aka Flesh Gordon 2: Flesh Gordon Meets the Cosmic Cheerleaders) is a 1990 **** comedy film and the...
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