fleshliness

noun
flesh·​li·​ness | \ -shlēnə̇s, -lin- \
plural -es

Definition of fleshliness

: preoccupation with carnal matters

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History and Etymology for fleshliness

Middle English, from Old English flǣsclicnes, from flǣsclic fleshly + -nes -ness

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“Fleshliness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fleshliness. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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