2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Fleshy \Flesh"y\, adjective [Compar. {Fleshier}; superl. {Fleshiest}.]

1. Full of, or composed of, flesh; plump; corpulent; fat; gross.

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.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it [syn: {fleshy}, {heavy}, {overweight}]

2: of or relating to or resembling flesh [syn: {fleshy}, {sarcoid}]

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