fleshhook

[ flesh-hoo k ]
/ ˈflɛʃˌhʊk /

noun

a hook for use in lifting meat, as from a pot.
a hook to hang meat on.

Nearby words

  1. flesh peddler,
  2. flesh wound,
  3. flesh-colored,
  4. fleshed,
  5. flesher,
  6. fleshings,
  7. fleshly,
  8. fleshment,
  9. fleshpot,
  10. fleshpots

Origin of fleshhook

Middle English word dating back to 1275–1325; see origin at flesh, hook1

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