fleshmonger

noun

1
obsolete : butcher
2
a
obsolete : pander
b
: a dealer in slaves

Word History

Etymology

Middle English fleshmonger, fleshmanger, from Old English flǣscmangere, from flǣsc flesh + mangere monger

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“Fleshmonger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fleshmonger. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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