unfleshly

[ uhn-flesh-lee ]
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adjective
  1. not fleshly; not carnal or corporeal; spiritual.

Origin of unfleshly

1
First recorded in 1850–55; un-1 + fleshly

Other words from unfleshly

  • un·flesh·li·ness, noun

Words Nearby unfleshly

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How to use unfleshly in a sentence

  • As she entered the drawing-room she came from out of doors, a slender, unfleshly figure, all intellect and idea.

    The Dust Flower | Basil King