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

- Flesh is the soft substance of the body of a living human or other animal. In a human or other animal body, this consists of muscle and fat; for vertebrates...
- "In the Flesh?" and "In the Flesh" are two songs by the English rock band Pink Floyd, released on their 1979 album, The Wall. "In the Flesh?" is the opening...
- 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...
- Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (also known as Candyman 2) is a 1995 American supernatural slasher film and a sequel to the 1992 film Candyman, an adaptation...
- Stanley Howse, better known as Flesh-n-Bone (born June 10, 1973), is an American rapper known as a member of the rap group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony. He is...
- 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...
- Flesh and Blood may refer to: the Christian sacrament of the Eucharist flesh and blood, an expression of the church father Justin Martyr Flesh and Blood...
- Necrotizing fasciitis (NF), commonly known as flesh-eating disease, is an infection that results in the death of parts of the body's soft tissue. It is...
- A "pound of flesh" was demanded as payment by the character Shylock in William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice. Pound of Flesh may also refer to:...
- 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...
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