- having much flesh; plump; fat.
- consisting of or resembling flesh.
- Botany. consisting of fleshlike substance; pulpy, as a fruit; thick and tender, as a succulent leaf.
Origin of fleshy
Related Words for fleshycorpulent, pudgy, stout, beefy, meaty, plump, ample, brawny, chubby, chunky, fat, gross, heavy, hefty, husky, obese, porcine, portly, tubby, weighty
Examples from the Web for fleshy
Contemporary Examples of fleshy
Fleshy breasts taunted him from low bikini tops, and fleshy thighs sloped from bikini bottoms.
There were also the fleshy remains of the seniors who migrated to Florida from all points north.
Over his thinning dark hair and fleshy cheeks, he pulls a brown ski mask.The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town
E. Jean Carroll
April 19, 2014
He had a pleasantly jowly face, punctuated by a brushy mustache under his fleshy nose, his pants always fastened to suspenders.Brunello’s King Lear: Gianfranco Soldera Reflects on the Attack on His Wine
December 8, 2013
There may well have been images of fleshy, innocent children, too.Christmas For Love, Chanukah For Awe
December 7, 2012
Historical Examples of fleshy
The pileus is fleshy, convex, then expanded, and at length depressed.
The pileus is fleshy and the margin incurved, especially when young.
The stem is fleshy, fibrous, sometimes waxy, continuous with the pileus.
The stem is fleshy, fibrous, and of the same character as the cap.
The pileus is fleshy, leathery or membranaceous, and usually cushion-formed.
- fat; plump
- related to or resembling flesh
- botany (of some fruits, leaves, etc) thick and pulpy