Pronunciation: (flesh'lē), [key]
—adj., -li•er, -li•est.
1. of or pertaining to the flesh or body; bodily, corporeal, or physical.
2. carnal; sensual: fleshly pleasures.
3. worldly, rather than spiritual.
4. having a sensuous quality: the fleshly poetry of the 17th century.
5. Obs.having much flesh; fleshy.
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