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Meaning of FLESHY

Pronunciation:  'fleshee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it
  2. [adj]  of or relating to or resembling flesh

FLESHY is a 6 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: fat, heavy, overweight, sarcoid



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Flesh"y\, a. [Compar. {Fleshier}; superl. {Fleshiest}.]
1. Full of, or composed of, flesh; plump; corpulent; fat;

         The sole of his foot is fleshy.       --Ray.

2. Human. [Obs.] ``Fleshy tabernacle.'' --Milton.

3. (Bot.) Composed of firm pulp; succulent; as, the
   houseleek, cactus, and agave are fleshy plants.

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