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unfleshly

[ uhn-flesh-lee ]
/ ʌnˈflɛʃ li /
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adjective

not fleshly; not carnal or corporeal; spiritual.

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Nearby words

unflagging, unflappable, unflapped, unflattering, unfledged, unfleshly, unflinching, unfocused, unfold, unfollow, unforced

Origin of unfleshly

First recorded in 1850–55; un-1 + fleshly
Related formsun·flesh·li·ness, noun
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Examples from the Web for unfleshly

  • 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