- a person who fleshes hides.
- a tool for fleshing hides.
Origin of flesher
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for flesher
His hand found the fifteen that Colonel Flesher had paid for the calf.
A message was sent to Colonel Flesher that he would not be in for work for the sale.
Colonel Flesher looked questioningly at Jim, who had to shake his head sadly.
Jim gained a new respect for Colonel Flesher at the auctions.
Skiver is the outside of a sheepskin which has been split, the inner side being known as the flesher.Library Bookbinding
Arthur Low Bailey
- a person or machine that fleshes hides or skins
- Scot a person who sells meat; butcher
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012