fleshy

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adjective \ˈfle-shē\

Definition of fleshy

fleshier

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fleshiest

  1. 1a :  marked by, consisting of, or resembling fleshb :  marked by abundant flesh; especially :  corpulent

  2. 2a :  succulent, pulpy the fleshy texture of a melonb :  not thin, dry, or membranous fleshy fungi

fleshiness

noun

Examples of fleshy in a sentence

  1. the fleshy part of the thigh

  2. the fleshy texture of the melon

  3. a plant with fleshy leaves

14th Century

First Known Use of fleshy

14th century


FLESHY Defined for English Language Learners

fleshy

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adjective \ˈfle-shē\

Definition of fleshy for English Language Learners

  • : having a large amount of flesh

  • : soft and thick


FLESHY Defined for Kids

fleshy

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adjective \ˈfle-shē\

Definition of fleshy for Students

fleshier

;

fleshiest

  1. 1 :  like or consisting of flesh a fleshy snout

  2. 2 :  1fat 1 The shovel felt heavy in Stanley's soft, fleshy hands. — Louis Sachar, Holes


Medical Dictionary

fleshy

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adjective \ˈflesh-ē\

Medical Definition of fleshy

fleshier

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flest

  1. :  marked by abundant flesh; especially :  corpulent



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