Definition of 'fleshy'
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Its thick, fleshy leaves combat the salt spray that comes off the sea. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Her soft fleshy limbs are gaunt and thin. Christianity Today (2000)It came through the fleshy part of my head and into soft tissue behind my ear. The Sun (2013)The dull thump of booted feet slamming into my soft, fleshy parts. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Its leaves distinguish it, since they are thick and fleshy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If you get another bleed, pinch the fleshy part of your nose firmly between finger and thumb for ten minutes. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Soft, fleshy, herbaceous plants are not always strong enough to support themselves. The Sun (2009)The flowers and leaves tend to face only one way, leaving their backside just thick, fleshy bare stems. The Sun (2014)But when something soft and fleshy brushes against me, I make a quick exit. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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