Examples of fleshy in a Sentence
the fleshy part of the thigh
the fleshy texture of the melon
a plant with fleshy leaves
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The long, thin grapes are dark purple (think: eggplant) on the outside, but tinged light green on the fleshy inside.
A world without Roe is a world where the fate of a woman’s body — its red fleshy insides, its tubes and its fluids, its unruly growths and wild transfigurations — is decided upon by cabals of men in the cold, marble halls of statehouses.
Comparatively, during the same early August week last year, California produced 10,733,164 pounds of the fleshy, green fruit.
Damaged veins ran like strikes of lightning along the tops of her hands and up the soft fleshy skin of her inner arms.
A number of theropod teeth were found around the site, and at least two were embedded in what were the ceratopsian’s fleshy areas, one in the throat and one near the pelvis.
Most catfish do have poisonous spines on their body, but the whiskers, while creepy-looking, are just harmless, fleshy appendages.
The latter dish boasted a different texture than fresh fruit, fleshy versus stringy, and was accompanied by a finger dish of chili salt for dipping.
Susannah Simpson, an artist and writer, looks plucked out of a renaissance painting with her frothy head of strawberry blond curls, and greets me with a fleshy hug.
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Definition of fleshy for Students
- a fleshy snout
- The shovel felt heavy in Stanley's soft, fleshy hands.
- —Louis Sachar, Holes
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