Definition of fleshly
- fleshly desires
- fleshly art
a time of year when people shouldn't focus on fleshly concerns, but instead on spiritual matters
the fleshly eye sees the only finished painting, but the mind's eye sees the genius behind its creation
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before 12th century
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