Synonyms of 'flesh'
1 fatDictionary, muscle, beef (informal)
Illness had wasted the flesh from her body.
3 meatDictionary, food
the pale pink flesh of trout and salmon
5 pulpDictionary, soft part, fleshy part
Cut the flesh from the olives and discard the stone.
Use the whole fruit, including the pulp, which is high in fibre.
6 mankindDictionary, people, man
the evolution of mankind
Anxiety is modern man's natural state.
The world was shocked by this heinous crime.
We welcome students of all races, faiths and nationalities.
one of the age-old practices of humankind
phrasal verbflesh something out
idioms:in the flesh
Bone of my bones, and flesh of my flesh[Bible: Genesis]
I saw him now going the way of all flesh– Westward Hoe]
The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak[Bible: St. Matthew]
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Beef is the meat of a cow, bull, or ox.
Brawn is physical strength.
He's got plenty of brains as well as brawn.
Thesaurus for flesh from the Collins English Thesaurus
Flesh is the soft part of a person's or animal's body between the bones and the skin.