[flesh-lee] /ˈflɛʃ li/
adjective, fleshlier, fleshliest.
of or relating to the flesh or body; bodily, corporeal, or physical.
worldly, rather than spiritual.
having a sensuous quality:
the fleshly poetry of the 17th century.
Obsolete. having much flesh; fleshy.
adjective -lier, -liest
relating to the body, esp its sensual nature; carnal: fleshly desire
worldly as opposed to spiritual
Old English flæsclic; see flesh (n.) + -ly (1).
[flesh-muh nt] /ˈflɛʃ mənt/ noun, Obsolete. 1. the state of being stimulated, as by a successful first attempt at something.
noun, Slang. 1. an employment agent or agency, especially one that recruits executives. 2. a theatrical agent. 3. a pimp. 4. a prostitute. noun
[flesh-pot] /ˈflɛʃˌpɒt/ noun 1. fleshpots. 2. a pot or vessel containing flesh or meat. n. from flesh (n.) + pot (n.1); literally “pot in which flesh is boiled,” hence “luxuries regarded with envy,” especially in fleshpots of Egypt, from Exodus xvi:3: Whan we sat by ye Flesh pottes, and had bred ynough to eate. [Coverdale […]
[flesh-pot] /ˈflɛʃˌpɒt/ noun 1. fleshpots. 2. a pot or vessel containing flesh or meat. /ˈflɛʃˌpɒts/ plural noun (often facetious) 1. luxurious or self-indulgent living 2. places, such as striptease clubs, where bodily desires are gratified or titillated n. from flesh (n.) + pot (n.1); literally “pot in which flesh is boiled,” hence “luxuries regarded with […]