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Synonyms for flesh
flɛʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. human body, physical body, material body, soma, build, figure, physique, anatomy, shape, bod, chassis, frame, form, flesh(noun)

    alternative names for the body of a human being

    "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"

  2. flesh(noun)

    the soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate: mainly muscle tissue and fat

    Synonyms:
    work out, refine, fat, expound, fatten, exposit, dilate, fill out, spread out, extend, amplify, blow up, rarify, lucubrate, set forth, fatten up, thrive, elaborate, magnify, plump, expatiate, inflate, expand, fatten out, flesh out, complicate, plump out, boom, enlarge, flourish, distend, round

  3. pulp, flesh(noun)

    a soft moist part of a fruit

    Synonyms:
    genus Onychium

  4. flesh(verb)

    remove adhering flesh from (hides) when preparing leather manufacture

    Synonyms:
    blueback salmon, red salmon, sockeye salmon, sockeye

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flesh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    muscle and fat (of animal bodies)

  2. flesh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    meat, animal food

  3. flesh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pulp, edible part of fruit

  4. flesh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    body (as opposed to spirit), flesh and blood

  5. flesh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    carnality, sensual appetites, bodily desires

  6. flesh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    kindred, stock, race

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "flesh":

    meat, pulp, chair, broiler, skin

How to pronounce flesh?

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Indian

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How to use flesh in a sentence?

  1. Leonard Hodgson:

    To St. Paul, stripes, stones, shipwrecks, and thorns in the flesh were religious experiences to Judas Iscariot, the daily companionship of Jesus of Nazareth was not.

  2. Yitzhak Yosef:

    The people of Israel underwent a horrible Holocaust 70 years ago, millions of Jews were murdered … and the world saw and remained silent; we as Jews who felt this silence in our own flesh cried out for years, we asked how the world knew and remained silent? … As Jews it is forbidden for us to remain silent … Genocide cannot be ignored, not in Syria and not anywhere, and not against any people, even if they are not our friends.

  3. Jane Greer:

    Texting is precarious for a lot of people in relationships because it’s hard to flesh out our genuine expressions, when one person is less interactive, the expectation is not matched by the reality for the other, and this can lead to disappointment and a feeling of disconnection.

  4. Gustave Flaubert:

    A child of my own! Oh, no, no, no! Let my flesh perish with me, and let me not transmit to anyone the boredom and ignominiousness of life.

  5. Bernadette Murphy:

    She had had a very nasty scar on her arm following the bite, van Gogh was somebody who was very touched by people in difficulty. I feel that he wanted to give her this gift of flesh.

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