fleshpot

noun flesh·pot \ ˈflesh-ˌpät \

Definition of fleshpot

1 fleshpots plural : bodily comfort : luxury
2 : a place of lascivious entertainment usually used in plural

First Known Use of fleshpot

1592

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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fleshpot

Definition of fleshpot for English Language Learners

  • : a place where people are entertained in ways that relate to physical pleasures (such as drinking and sex)


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