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Definition of fleshed

: having flesh especially of a specified kind often used in combination pink-fleshedthick-fleshed

Examples of fleshed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The sustainability story is more fleshed out than the economic one. Tim Bajarin, Forbes, 29 Dec. 2021 This pitch was a comedy and overall more fleshed out. Susan Johnston, Rolling Stone, 15 Dec. 2021 Nearby, Inés, stouter but dressed similarly — in a brown dress and apron, on which there sprawled bright blue and red flowers — prepared all that would go into the horchata: melon, walnut, red-fleshed prickly pear. New York Times, 11 Nov. 2021 Following his point of view is more fleshed out by Siega’s choices, including using 35mm lenses on his closeups. Danielle Turchiano, Variety, 7 Nov. 2021 The story is also more fleshed out and answers a lot of questions, not least about the previously enigmatic and absent Chozo. Ollie Barder, Forbes, 12 Oct. 2021 The fourth new ghostbuster, Lucky (Celeste O'Connor), isn't very fleshed out. Tyler Aquilina, EW.com, 9 Oct. 2021 Which brings me onto the original game itself and while that was a very focused and challenging game, Actraiser Renaissance is a more fleshed out title. Ollie Barder, Forbes, 30 Sep. 2021 But never has the need to save salmon, the red-fleshed symbol of abundance and vitality in the rivers along the coasts of California, Oregon and Washington, been so urgent. Tribune News Service, oregonlive, 29 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of fleshed

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Fleshed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fleshed. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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